Love is bustin’ out all over. It’s summer and June is the favorite month of brides. Or it used to be. Nothing is what it used to be, including brides. Sex, if not necessarily love to die for, gets weirder and weirder.
In the effort to mitigate out-of-control health care costs, pharmaceutical drugs make an easy bad guy. No one wants to vilify doctors, no one wants to say “get an X-ray instead of an MRI,” no one wants European- or Canadian-style waiting lines. Picking Big Pharma as the black hat makes for an easy narrative, especially with villains like the price-hiking Martin Shkreli twirling his moustache so evilly.