* AllStarCast: ''Tales of Human Waste'' is illustrated by a few dozen of the greatest artists working in comics at the time.
* LifeImitatesArt: Creator/WarrenEllis started writing about NewMedia at the beginning of TheNineties. He started writing Transmetropolitan in 1997. ''And it's all come true.''
-->''The years since I finished TRANSMETROPOLITAN have been a litany of horror. That book is COMING TRUE. Right down to the stupid details Darick Robertson and I threw in like two-headed cats and cameras in shades. Every time I invent something, lately, it turns up in the news six months later(including but not limited to space shuttles blowing up, and in a script I decided not to finish, snipers terrorizing cities.) And then I have to open up the throttle a little more and let more horrible shit out from the back of my head.\\
It's possible that I'm actually driving humanity towards total apocalypse.''\\
'''--Epilogue to Angel Stomp Future'''
* RealitySubtext: All over the place, but especially painful in "Another Cold Morning", a clear TakeThat to the way society ignores mental illness among the homeless population.