UPDATE 7/21/2011 (Hemingway's birthday, btw): It appears the demise of the typewriter has been greatly exaggerated. See this NPR article for clarification. Seems the plant in Mumbai was producing manual typewriters, but electrics are still to be had from other manufacturers. Aw you guys, I'm sad! I guess it's just nostalgia, but it's the … Continue reading Last Typewriter Factory in the World Closes
As explained by David Frum at The Atlantic. Very short piece, good for a giggle, go check it out.