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Now Obama wants to raise pay by fiat, which never works
Topic - Jessica Dowd
Students more accustomed to computer screens than manual typewriters are getting a chance to sit at author Joseph Heller's stained wooden desk and type on the battered Smith-Corona he used to compose his acclaimed novel "Catch-22."
"It's exciting to be able to touch what Heller touched," she said.
"It's very unfamiliar. You don't hold your hands the same way as you would with a computer," said Jessica Dowd, 25, who tried the machine out after noting she'd never used a manual typewriter.