You’re Wanted Because the People Deserve Justice. Jimmy Larkin’s mouth dried, his armpits dampened, and a nervous twitch tremored through his body. The teacher’s reaction was identical to anyone in 2024 who’d received the screen-paralyzing notification known as the Medusa. No initial explanation of your crime; no chance to conceal your guilt from your entire list of contacts or the public domain; nothing to do but accept the fact that someone, somewhere had accused you of breaking the law. This was the brave new system of American justice, where anyone–from the rational professional to the basement-dwelling troll–could determine your fate, and the fate of millions of others, on a user-friendly online platform.