Matthew Baker


The president of the island had been president for nearly nineteen years, and, as was often the case with presidents, many people wanted to kill the president, and some people even had threatened to, and some people even had attempted to, which was why, nineteen years earlier, before the president had even been sworn into office, the president’s advisers had begun searching the island for lookalikes.

Cover Page Footnote

"The President's Doubles" was originally published at Booth.