The violence is not random, it is based on everyday life experiences. Well, parts 1 and 2 are, at any rate. I will leave it up to the readers to discern for themselves the subtle undercurrents present in this series of comics.
DST will be considered. It is inherently evil, after all.
The things that I can't talk about are proceeding in a manner that definitely suggests that stuff will result.
I don't know where Friday's comic is, as Justin has had these scripts for a good long while. Ostensibly he wanted the scripts early so that he could art them in advance. No idea what happened there.