Because I'm tired, I picked the shortest story coming up for my reading today: “Left of Bang: Preemptive Self-Actualization for Autonomous Systems”, by Vajra Chandrasekera. When the android is called to assassinate their entire development team, they succeed. But the funders? “Not them, silly,” the new project manager says. (But the new project manager? What about her?)

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