Using the latest tip, and Windows 8.1
Go to WidgetsDemo.cpp:463, and add the line:
Now launch the demo and go to the widgets page.
Open the Look-and-feel menu in the menubar and behold:
Notice 1: Setting the same line at MainDemoWindow.cpp:42 (just at the end of the ContentComp Ctor) prevents this issue and displays the fonts just fine.
Notice 2: In my application the distortion is a little different. The fonts are generally skinnier and the bold letters are corrupted: