Bradley Warner poked his head up above the barricade, just enough so that it allowed his eyes to peer over the wreckage that had once been a Rayo Motors’ electric sedan. The flakes of paint over his leather-feeling thermal insulating jacket told him that it had once been gold but days of being used as a barrier and countless pulse rifle shots fired into it had left most of the body silver, the kind that comes from buffing metal to a high shine.
“What’dya see, major?” Lieutenant Solov asked.
“A whole lot of nothing.”
New Chicago was the second city to be founded on Galileo in 2115 but the largest city on the planet. On Galileo, it is still often jokingly referred to as the 'Second City' because of Galileo City's importance both as the planetary and Republican capitols. However, the overall lack of government institutions within the city leave its building mostly dedicated to residential and commercial activities and New Chicago has the lowest unemployment rate on the world.
The New Age of Morality Act is now law. But people are still doing everything they had been just a lot more were now in jail. How well do you think the people of the Republic are going to react to this?
November 6, 2015
Atomic Blonde was a fine film. Until you realize that nothing was ever at stake because the filmmakers cheated the audience of real tension thanks to a lazy storytelling device.
April 17, 2018