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Paul LaRosa is a journalist of a certain age who, yes, has used a typewriter professionally. He has worked in both print (The New York Daily News, The NY Times, The Los Angeles Times, and television (CBS News). He also has written four books — Seven Days of Rage: The Deadly Crime Spree of the Craigslist Killer (co-written with Boston Globe reporter Maria Cramer), Tacoma Confidential, Nightmare in Napa, and Death of a Dream (co-written with Erin Moriarty).
His memoir Leaving Story Avenue: My journey from the projects to the front pagehas won rave reviews from the New York Times and other publications.