30 Jul '13, 3pm
"A must read for everyone" The war with the Rilz, That Which is Human by Bruce Davis #SciFi #Military
The title works two fold. It not only refers to how soldiers should put aside all fear, doubt and guilt to get the job done, but also refers to the more personal matters to hero Mac. He has a device implanted in his head that allows him to stream data from various computers and eletronics directly into his brian and eyes, lets him control "Basilisk" fighter drones with his mind, and some surprising uses that pop up later in. However, when used incorrectly it can be used as a drug that allows people to turn off the world and lose themselves "in the link". This leads to several unfortunate side effects, cheifly supressing emotions to the point where one just doesn't care or feel. Not only does Mac depend on his data link for missions and battles, but he uses it as an escape after several tragedies, both on and off the battlefeild. This threatens his very humanity while makin...