Player One: What Is to Become of Us (CBC Massey Lecture) - Douglas Coupland During 5 hours in an airport lounge a small group of people witness the end of the world - or of oil and here it is pretty much the same thing. While acid rains down outside and a crazy sniper keeps them looked in the bar we learn of things like white-mice breeding, rapture-goo and the mystery of magnetic fields. Just the quirky things I love in my Couplands.