Renegade Robot

Renegade Robot

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Tom Lichtenberg By tomlichtenberg Completed

It's the end of the world as we know it, when the dreaded Singularity finally occurs and happens to be captured, live on tape, by agents of the Frantic News Network, which freaks out, as usual, and causes a lot of trouble for the mild-mannered nanobot exterminator who happens to get caught in the crossfire.

  • artificial
  • intelligence
  • robots
  • singularity
  • wattys1025
lhansenauthor lhansenauthor Mar 17, 2015
Bilj is intriguing me. Who is he. Apart from being halfway round the globe...
lhansenauthor lhansenauthor Mar 17, 2015
'difficult to spot or make out' I stumbled a bit over isolate, though I know hat you mean. Fantastic image of that tanker barrelling along. Somehow I have this vision of a posse of combat ghostbusters!
lhansenauthor lhansenauthor Mar 15, 2015
Futuristic garbage collection. I like the bit about deactiving house-destroying bots with cherry cola. When I studied the saying was they served only two sauces in the canteen - one that could dissolve the dimes, the other one dissolved dollars ...
JuliaProud JuliaProud Mar 03, 2015
I'm a bit fuzzy about the snake. Are they looking for an actual snake as the last phrase suggests, referring to it as fauna?
                              Don't answer. I'll know when I read the next one :P
shalonsims shalonsims Feb 28, 2015
Awesome writing, Tom! So happy to have found you here!! Great characters, interesting story, and concept. Get yourself a kid to make you a cover!
shalonsims shalonsims Feb 28, 2015
Wow, you love long sentences!! Haha. It makes me laugh. They're technically correct, so kudos for that