Thursday, September 18, 2008

The Anxiety of Influence

Exhibit A: Action Yes logo, as deployed by Johannes Göransson and Joyelle McSweeney in their fabulous online journal of the same name:

Exhibit B: English Beat logo, as displayed on tee-short worn by Robert Archambeau, 1984-1991 (R.I.P., favorite tee...)

Suspicious, no? And made all the more so by Joyelle's resemblance to the English Beat girl...