"We follow the scientists around and look over their shoulders. They're watching their feet: provable mistakes are bad for them. We're looking as far ahead as we can, and we don't get penalized for mistakes."
A unique name for a concept that has been used many times.
Compare to the daily schedule from The Dosadi Experiment (1977) by Frank Herbert, the robutler from The Stainless Steel Rat's Revenge (1970) by Harry Harrison and the butler-valet robot from The Jester (1951) by William Tenn.
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