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Where Do Letters Come From? 

Typography is everywhere in our world, but how did it come to be? What is a slab-serif, and where did it come from? Ben Barrett-Forrest made a nifty video to try and explain that history. Given that Barrett-Forrest's video starts with the invention of the printing press, it's ironic that all the letters here are handmade.

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