Part 1 of 5.
Alex Cox presents a story that can only be set in Loserville. Deke has ambitions, he wants to be either a novelist, or screenwriter, or artist, or professional wrestler. He can't decide which. All he knows is that he doesn't like working at an insurance company. His wife Jenna, on the other hand, is a workaholic. Jenna also complains about having hot feet and that she might have the worst disease in the world: Multiple Sploderorsis, a disease that dooms you to a life of crippling pain... and then you might explode! Very few people have it, mainly because they all eventually explode. Now Deke and Jenna are faced with the challenges of knowing that she might explode at any moment...