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In the aftermath of a horrible tragedy sprung upon him from a series of small yet cataclysmic decisions, Aric of Dacia is caught between the two worlds he’s sworn to protect. As X-O Manowar, Aric h...
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There has never been a better time to be a S.H.I.E.L.D. agent.  Although Marvel's top spy agency is never exactly under the radar, the cinematic universe has added new interesting to the organizati...
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Lazarus has enjoyed a relatively long run under its publication by Image, and it has done so almost completely through the use of its titular character, the Lazarus protector of the family Carlyle,...
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The secret mythology of Green Arrow’s new pet wolf is revealed—plus Oliver’s women troubles escalate as Tarantula bullies her way into his life, demanding his help in the battle against the skeleto...
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Danger Girl is to most a misunderstood comic book franchise.  Many judge the book by its cover and dispel it before reading a single panel and give it the same criticism that many other female led ...
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"Intrigue and mysteries abound as the aftermath of Miriam Sharpe's death sends both factions of the Warzone onto a collision course. As the dust begins to settle and new threats arise the mystery o...
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Detective Comics #44 has forced me to say something I never though I would. There is too much Batman and not nearly enough Harvey Bullock in this comic. The story by Brian Buccellato opens with Har...
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Thanks to the monthly format of most comics, one of the strangest trends in comics is the rushed final issue.  While the creative team has a bigger story to tell for the series main characters, an ...
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Everyone knew he wasn’t good enough to be Batman, and now Tim’s mistake has put humanity at risk. But when all seems lost, an old friend takes him back where it all started. Will a gift from the pa...
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Jem and the Holograms has been one of the nicer surprises in comics in the past year.  As an update of the 1980s animated television series, there was some expectation that it would meet certain st...
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Herald: Lovecraft and Tesla is an absurdly fun adventure which straddles the fence between complete lunacy and absolute brilliance, while never failing to tell a great character driven story. The p...
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"The me you think you know" This month we open right up with action, action, action! Agent 1 is down from his heinous attack by the Agent Killer (that's my name for this character) Agent 1 looks up...
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  • 5B Consulting
    Political Consultant, present
  • Virginians for Brian Moran
    Internet/Database Director
  • Chris Dodd for President
    Database Manager
  • Forward Together PAC
    Database Director
  • One Virginia
    Database Director
  • Office of Senator John Kerry
    Special Assistant
  • Erie County Legislature
    Legislative Staffer
  • 17th District Victory Fund
    Field Organizer
  • Games Workshop
    Sales Associate
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Arlington, VA
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Cleveland, OH and Buffalo, NY - University Heights, OH - Buffalo, NY - Williamsville, NY - Galesburg, IL
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Video game playing, comic book reading, pop culture loving, political consultant
Introduction
Brett Schenker is the founder of 5B Consulting and has been involved with politics, technology, and databases since his first foray as an intern over a decade ago. Originally hailing from Buffalo, New York, he has served as a legislative staffer for the Erie County Legislature and eventually moved to Galesburg, Illinois where he helped coordinate state and local races in two counties as a field organizer.

Brett moved to Arlington, Virginia in 2003 to serve as a Special Assistant to Senator John Kerry working on Capitol Hill. He joined Forward Together in June of 2005 as its Database Administrator coordinating the use of corporate solutions to solve political database needs. After founding 5B Consulting Brett was brought on board as part of the Chris Dodd for President technology and internet team as the Database Administrator and his role quickly expanded to managing the various social networks as well as introducing new technology to the campaign such as UStream.tv.  He was recently the Internet/Database Director for Virginians for Brian Moran. He is currently focused on his political consulting and clients include the DLCC as well as the Entertainment Consumers Association for which he is the
Online Advocacy Manager.

Brett holds a degree in Political Science from the University at Buffalo. He is involved with the SUNY Washington Internship program, acting as a speaker and mentor to its students and has served on the Parature Inc. Technology Advisory Board.
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  • University at Buffalo
  • Williamsville North High School
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