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"Sugar's Blues" is a typical good guys/bad guys story with the bad guys portrayed by Corporate America and the good guys being the heroic astronauts, in this case, Sugar Saltzman and his crew, the most heroic astronauts since John Glenn. The story also tells how Steele's fictional hang-out, Diamondback Jack's came to its end along with the narrator's career as an investigative reporter.
First published in Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine, February 1992.
Reprinted in Rude Astronauts.
Original title: Sugar's Blues
Genre: Fiction→ Science Fiction→ Adventure
Fiction→ Science Fiction→ Political→ Corporate Rule
This work is a subwork of the following works :
Rude Astronauts (1992) [Collection]
Author: Allen M. Steele