In an op-ed piece of the Wall Street Journal, economist Lawrence H. Summers talks about a future without jobs. The former Treasury Secretary in the Clinton administration, president of Harvard University, and chief economist for the World Bank, is basically talking about the difficulty of transitioning to a non-scarcity-based economy. Charles Stross is smiling and nodding, while Neal Stephenson and William Gibson are thinking about their next books. Want to see science fiction becoming reality? Here is an example.