Brother's Keeper by Andrew Murphy
Judas Kiss by Jim Alderman
Grendel by Matt Wagner
This last story features the first appearance of Hunter Rose (Grendel). Rose, an up-and-coming crime lord and hitman, calls his arch-enemy Argent to tell him that he's going to kill Everett Christie, a city councilman. He then quickly does so. Argent shows up as Grendel is leaving, and they battle. Grendel wounds Argent with his electric fork and leaves.