By Moxie Mezcal
An idealistic journalist units out to show corruption one of the city's elite and shortly reveals himself immersed in a conspiracy of homicide, blackmail, espionage, and human trafficking. Pitted opposed to the enigmatic CEO of 1 of the world's greatest tech businesses, he needs to play a dangerous video game that threatens to unearth its gamers' darkest secrets and techniques. CONCRETE UNDERGROUND is postmodern pulp fiction - a gritty, labyrinthine homicide secret approximately id and alienation within the electronic age.
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I spun around to see an old man standing just inside the doorway, thin and gaunt, wearing a cheap brown suit. He had picked up the baseball bat and was pointing it at me threateningly, as if trying to keep me at bay. I stepped down off the locker, and he advanced on me quickly, extending the bat out to just barely tap my chest with the tip. " "Whoa, calm down," I said. " "I didn't call you. Who are you? " "Look, someone called and told me to come here. " I started reaching inside my jacket to get my card, but he jabbed at me with the bat.
Jenny nodded. "Yeah. Now, Brad may not be so enthusiastic. " I smirked, picturing him simultaneously clenching his jaw, his fists, and his sphincter as he imagined me defiling his little cousin in myriad unspeakable ways on a filthy bathroom floor. "So please don't fuck her," she added. " I screwed up my face as if it was ludicrous to even suggest that. But secretly, if only for a second, the thought actually had crossed my mind. " She shook her head. "Why do you keep asking?
Sometimes I like to imagine that you fake these pathetic attempts at fucking me just to stay in the closet, like being a chauvinistic asshole is your beard. " I nodded and threw her a wink. "I get it, let's keep it professional. " She rubbed her temples in exasperation. "Listen, D, it's been a long night. " She guffawed loudly. "You can't be serious. Mr. Maxwell is very selective about the press he does. " She rolled her eyes. " I gave her my best roguish grin. " "Look, it's simple. I asked Mr.