(Author’s note: Nothing…I’m going to be moving soon. It may mean no post-Christmas story…but you never know. Here’s today’s fictioneers: )
Everybody Wants To Rule The World
by Miles H. Rost
“Dexter, this idea is crazy!”
“It’s not like you had a better one. Using the globe, I can track where the hacker’s main server is, and wipe it out with 1 keystroke.”
“But what do you need to do to trace it?”
“As the signal moves, like it’s doing now, I need to…”
Dexter tapped his keys.
“…use commands to follow the trail and…”
He rested his hand above the backspace key.
Suddenly, the room got pitch dark.
“What happened?!” Stephanie, his best friend, cried out.
“Uh…we better run. We just nuked PG&E’s substation.”