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April 2017 ISSUE

The Robot Who Liked to Tell Tall Tales

Our fifth podcast for April is “The Robot Who Liked to Tell Tall Tales” written by Fei Dao and read by Kate Baker.

 
icon for podpress  Clarkesworld Magazine Issue 127 - The Robot Who Liked to Tell Tall Tales by Fei Dao [61:54m]: Play Now | Play in Popup | Download (13558)

 
Originally published in Chinese in Zui Found, November 2014.
 
Translated and published in partnership with Storycom.

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April 2017 ISSUE

The Robot Who Liked to Tell Tall Tales

Once upon a time there was a king. He was brave and clever and blessed with good luck. As you might expect, he ended up unifying the world, and even made plans to conquer the sun. Most remarkably, he did everything aboveboard and never lied. The people loved him and wanted to emulate his example. [...]