A Logic Named Joe
|"A Logic Named Joe"|
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|Media type||Print (|
|Publication date||March 1946|
"A Logic Named Joe" is a
The story's narrator is a "logic repairman" nicknamed Ducky. A "logic" is a computer-like device described as looking "like a vision receiver used to, only it's got keys instead of dials and you punch the keys for what you wanna get".
In the story, a logic whom Ducky names Joe develops some degree of
Eventually Ducky "saves civilization" by locating and turning off the only logic capable of doing this.