Two typewriter stories in the New York Times in the span of just over a week! – we’re living in Bizarro World now, people. The seas must be getting ready to boil.

http://artsbeat.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/12/04/cormac-mccarthys-typewriter-brings-254500-at-auction/?hpw

Makes you want to hit the yard sales to see if a semi-famous machine might be found after all. I can’t believe it got over $250k!

I’m assuming everyone has seen this:

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/12/01/books/01typewriter.html?_r=1&ref=arts

If anyone wants to bid on it for me, feel free.