Fiction: Sgt. Augmento, Bruce Sterling's robots-take-our-jobs story


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They can have our jobs. Fuck work. Fuck the protestant work ethic. Hobbies are better anyway.


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and we pay our rent/mortgages how? Eat how? Get medical care how?

Without basic income or something similar, no work means no living.


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When I saw the title, my first thought was of “Sgt. Augmento’s Pancake Breakfast”…


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Some sort of technocratic communism or ecofascism probably.


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Without basic income

That sounds like a good idea. Tell me more.


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