Mozilla invited me to describe elections in the future, given advances in technology we see every day. “Hello, I’m Your Election” premiered as an audio piece on Mozilla’s IRL podcast; the full text is available on their website.

 

Okay, great, thank you! Did you attend any demonstration of support for the current administration?

Yes

Details please?

“A Decade of Progress” pre-election rally

I’ve found one “A DECADE OF PROGRESS” PUBLIC RALLY in ROCKFORD ILLINOIS on OCTOBER 6, 2040 with a facial recognition match to your citizen ID number. Is this your rally?

Yes

Okay, great, thank you! Please hold while I cross-check this information for you, and then we’ll get you set to vote. This might take a few moments.

Why would it take so long? I voted in the last election.

Please hold. Your vote is important to us.

It usually doesn’t take this long.

Hi! I have your results. Treasonous activity detected.