By Jason Gurley
While Steven Glass's 3rd grade instructor requested his category what they desired to be once they grew up, Steven's classmates shouted the standard solutions: "A fireman!" "A teacher!" "The President!" while his flip got here, Steven stated, "When I develop up I'm going to be the final guy on Earth."
Warning indicators don't come a lot clearer than that.
Nearly thirty years later, Steven Glass is a billionaire. Surrounded via groupies, yes-men, funding possibilities and glamour, all Steven quite wishes is to be by myself.
Really, particularly on my own.
In mystery, Steven builds a private sanctuary approximately a mile underground. He vanishes from public lifestyles, is going off the grid. He's eventually on my own. good, apart from a man-made intelligence significant other named after the single woman he ever enjoyed.
There, Steven performs games, heckles the inside track, and waits for the apocalypse. whilst the tip doesn't come quickly sufficient, Steven is going to paintings. He nonetheless has billions of bucks to spend -- and there needs to be anything he can do to speed up the arriving hurricane.
Wrestling along with his personal future, ignorant of the younger stowaways who've chanced on his underground paradise, and fighting his duplicitous A.I. spouse at each flip, Steven Glass struggles to create the truth he has continually was hoping for -- on the rate of the way forward for each residing man or woman on Earth...
Unless a couple of eleven-year-old youngsters can cease him and retailer the realm, that's.