Artist: Pete Dredge
Type: Single Page
Printed in Issue: 20th September 1986

The Story

Arfur's mates have been avoiding him, and he doesn't know why. He pops into the Youth Club and his mate's soon disappear. Just as he assumes he's got Spottyitis, he se himself on a computer screen. Shocked he asks what's going on, to b told that he's been replaced by a computer. After fainting, his mates try to explain that in the age of science and technology computers can do anything.

They tell him that is looks and talks like Arfur, but thinks faster then him too. It's given them tips on how to make more pocket mony and to chat up girls. Arfur gets up and goes to the computer, his mates wondering what he will do. He pulls out the plug, and says "Nice Try...But no matter how clever that computer is...once you pull the plug out" it's useless!