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
Reality Subtext: All over the place, but especially painful in "Another Cold Morning", a clear Take That to the way society ignores mental illness among the homeless population.