To get re-elected and to raise money to get re-elected.-Dave Screwtape on the greatest priorities of incoming members of Congress.
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From the mind of... More > Conservative Political Columnist Adam Graham comes Dave Screwtape, sage Democratic Political Consultant. Screwtape's job is to help Democrats win elections. Sometimes Conservatives make his job difficult, and sometimes they make it too easy.
In 32 reports full of honesty and wit, you'll learn the truth about American politics and Democratic Party strategy in this 21st Century take-off on C.S. Lewis' Screwtape Letters. Screwtape discusses topics ranging from why the color of yard signs matters to homeschooling and gay marriage.
If you buy one political satire book this year inspired by the works of C.S. Lewis, make it this one!< Less
In this issue:
-Earth's greatest hero, The Sword, seeks to unite all of Earth's heroes, but will personal rivalries break the Guild of Heroes apart? And can the Sword's chief ally be trusted?
-A... More > hard luck gang leader from Boise, Idaho gets a second chance in the Imperial Military. Will he thrive or find himself in a hangman's noose?
Laser and Sword Magazine revives the lost art of serial short fiction with exciting results.< Less
How will Dark Mystic strike next against the Order of the Sword? Also in this issue, Sgt Jirel Cutler faces off with an unseen enemy seeking to destroy Private A L Snyder, and Powerhouse meets a hero... More > that doesn't wear tights, or need a mask.< Less
The Order Sword faces new challenges after their betrayal by a longtime ally as they must survive in an unknown land with dangerous foe stalking them.
Meanwhile, in Rise of the Judge, while Private... More > A.L. Snyder cuts his teeth in his first assignment in Imperial Army Intelligence, Sergeant Jirel Cutler has unwanted visitors reporting to him for "An Unknown Mission."
In the first part of "Tales of the Dim Knight," Superhero Superfan Dave Johnson's dreams come true when he finds the key to becoming a superpowered hero. His biggest challenge? Finding a name.< Less
This issue, the Dark Mystic intensifies his campaign of terror against the Order of the Sword. The Sword journeys onto Dark Mystic's home turf while Payday lays a trap with Speedskater as the... More > bait.
Meanwhile, A.L. Snyder finds himself hanging upside down, held by a mysterious man who claims to know Snyder's father. Jirel discovers what the unknown mission is, but finds his rogue helpers reluctant to get involved.
Powerhouse, failing to find major criminals in his hometown goes after jaywalkers and other minor technical violators of the law in his search for something to do.< Less
In our action packed serials:
-The apparent murder of the Russian hero, Defender sends the eighteen inch tall hero, Small Packages, on a quest to find the killer. Meanwhile, after being retired for... More > 13 years, can Captain Justice make a comeback with Earth's heroes gone?
-Jirel has to act quickly before a fem fatale kills again. Her next target: Private A.L. Snyder.
-Powerhouse faces the Invisibility Master, while Marcos and Night Lord close in on Reverend Jones, whose inner city ministry is cutting in on their drug profits.
What will happen in these stories? The answer is only one click away.< Less
Your Favorite Laser and Sword Characters are back with exciting new Adventures:
Small Packages seeks to root out the traitor who is eliminating members of the Order of the Sword, while avoiding... More > becoming the next victim.
A trip home turns deadly as Private A.L. Snyder finds himself battling eco-terrorists at 30,000 feet.
After the death of a local Pastor, Powerhouse must carry on the fight against drugs and crime, but is he up to the challenge?
All this and more is available in this edition of Laser and Sword Magazine.< Less
Explore a year's worth of Laser & Sword! In these first four issues:
* The Sword, Sword Comics owner Jesse Miller seeks to defeat terrorism by uniting the world's greatest superheros. Will he... More > learn bad guys masquerade as good guys before the traitor in their midst sends the heroes to their doom?
* Snyder, a juvenile delinquent living in the 78th Year of the Empire, loathes Earth’s dictator while hailing the regime’s American governor as a hero. Getting caught meting out vigilante justice gets him inducted into the Imperial Army under threat of a noose. Can a double agent get Snyder back on the right track? Will Snyder survive to discover his destiny?
*Lastly, Mild Mannered Janitor Dave Johnson discovers an symbiotic alien and this superfan’s dreams of being a superhero come true with hilarious results. One question haunts: can there be such a thing as a good Symbiot, even if he is a silver cylinder rather than black tar?< Less
Captain Justice and his grandson, Commander Justice, Jr. search for Earth's missing heroes, while the Sword ponders a mysterious invitation from the Dark Mystic.
Millions are imperiled when Snyder's... More > efforts to track down the Zero cult are frustrated by Colonel Dread locking him up on trumped up charges.
Dave Johnson's superhero retirement ends with a young man murdered. This time Dave unleashes a darker hero on Seatle, "The Emerald City Avenger."< Less
The Heroes of Laser and Sword are back for another year in nine new adventures:
--Small Packages must find out who's behind the disappearance of the stranded heroes and avoid being the next victim,... More > while Captain Justice plots his comeback in the absence of the Sword.
--The Angel Jirel has to save Snyder from an abusive commanding officer, and Snyder has to thwart an anti-human ecoterrorist group.
--Powerhouse's flies smack into reality. It's one thing for Dave Johnson and his super powered symbiot to face down car thieves and small town hoods, but can Powerhouse stand against the Seattle mob?< Less