Welcome to the United States of Death.
A TV host shoots for ratings nirvana with what might be the perfect combination of murder victim, death row inmate, and celebrity guest executioner . . . A young man finally clinches a slot with his uncle's legalized hit squad and aims to prove he's not the loser everybody thinks he is . . . A ferocious entrepreneur isn't about to let some blackmailing Ivy League punk run roughshod over his ambition . . . An aging hit man stumbles into the company of a long-reformed ex-felon who, by contract, is still slated to die . . . Enter the world of Executables in this collection of hard-driving and darkly humorous stories.