Maybe it's serendipity, but just as we posted our report on the last typewriter factory closing, the "Los Angeles Type-In" kicked off at an L.A. pub known as The Red Lion Tavern.
You may have recently read our report on TG Daily about the demise of the typewriter. If they do go the way of the dinosaur soon, it certainly won't hurt the top screenwriters of Hollywood, who joined the computer age aeons ago.
There used to be a quaint little store in my neighborhood that repaired typewriters.
A talented Steampunk modder by the name of Jack Zylkin has converted a number of typewriters into fully-functioning USB keyboards.