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Typewriter, Tip, Tip, Tip, and Other News

June 18, 2013 | by

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  • Behold the typewriters of famous authors.
  • Speaking of: if you have $60,000–$80,000 handy, you can buy Hemingway’s.
  • MESSAGES SENT WITHIN THE U.S. NAVY NO LONGER HAVE TO BE WRITTEN OUT IN ALL CAPITAL LETTERS.
  • In other cultural upheaval news, brace yourselves for the latest OED changes.
  • The strange, amazing world of Game of Thrones fan fic.
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    3 Comments

    1. John Vaillant | June 19, 2013 at 2:00 pm

      So, er, what do women write on then?

    2. Elaine Axten | June 24, 2013 at 6:19 am

    3. Marvin Allan Williams | April 2, 2015 at 2:01 pm

      I happen to have the same model typewriter used by George Orwell. It was a present from a dear friend.

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