(W) Warren Ellis (A) Darick Robertson & Various (CA) Darick Robertson. Working as an investigative reporter for the newspaper The Word* Spider Jerusalem attacks the injustices of his surreal 21st-century surroundings. Spider ventures into the dangerous Angels 8 district* home of the Transients humans who have decided to become aliens through cosmetic surgery. And don't miss Spider's confrontation with the president of the United States...in a men's room. Plus* when Spider tries to shed light on the atrocities of these institutions* he finds himself fleeing a group of hit men/kidnappers in possession of his ex-wife's frozen head. Collects TRANSMETROPOLITAN #1-12!