Bubblegum and Suckers: A Children's Book for Adults by Anthony Horvath
Approx. 3,260 words.
Published on June 28, 2012 by
Bard and Book.
"Free bubblegum and suckers to everyone! Fudge and Cookies for all! Free health care, free drugs, free everything! Nobody pays and Everyone Benefits!" cry the children. In this short story coming on the Supreme Court decision on Obamacare, idealists grapple with reality, and youngsters take on old fogeys for the future of the country.