Science Faction

“Artoo!” “Tweet.” “Go forward. Two units.” “Tweetle tweet.” The canister looking robot rolled forward about three feet and then made another tweet noise. I spent about ten minutes talking to the plastic replica of the Star Wars robot before I reached down and shut its power off. Every now and then I take out my Astromech R2D2 […]

It could happen.

“Welcome, veteran. Please insert your hand in the recognizer or look into the visual recognizer for identification.” It had a soft, feminine voice that at once sounded compassionate and concerned. I was looking at a large video screen with the Veteran Administration logo emblazoned in high definition. I stuck my hand in the recognizer tube […]