Day After and Waking Nightmare appeared to enjoy the invigorating debates between rationalists and conspiracy theorists. They parsed tropes and ranked the top ten themes extracted from novels, movies and comic books.
Abraham Lincoln Jones was the extremist. John Wilkes Barre was the scholar. They formed the rock duo Five Buck Pointe. When they weren't making horrible music, they often discussed politics over horrible coffee at Starbucks.
It's not the butterfly that matters; it's the fool who steers his ship into the storm that has an effect on everything. Of course, such subtlety was lost on Faylee Morrison, as she put the finishing touches on the secret formula for the goop that she hoped would supplant the toxic paint industry.