Static #17 (Nov. 1994):
by Robert L. Washington III, Wilfred Santiago, Angel Gabriele
11 characters in this story:
Summary from now-defunct webpage at http://milestone.luthor.com/comics_detail.asp?ID=245&:
As Static tries to get Rick and his friend to the hospital, they are intercepted by Palisade, who tries to pick a fight with Static. Static finally talks Palisade out of fighting and gets Rick to the hospital. Virgil now has to deal with the fact that Rick is really gay. Frieda and Virgil discuss the fact that Rick is gay and we learn that Virgil has certain prejudices. Static confronts Palisade and the get into a big argument on how to be a superhero. We see Virgil and his friends discussing their comic book. Static finally Palisade to stop trying to impress other people, and also stops him from going after the Blood Syndicate. Rick tells his friends that he is gay, all of them!