Coupland, Douglas

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Coupland, Douglas | Person | We’ve given a lot of grief over the years to Douglas Coupland for his tendency to use tired, PoMo clichés, but the prolific writer/artist really has made quite a mark on this fishing village cum world class city. Responsible for terms such as McJob and Generation X, Coupland has blah blah blah 0101010101011100001101101011010101100101001010100100101010010

Usage | “Wait, did you just say that Vancouver is opening a cafe for cats? Holy fuck. We’re officially trapped inside a Douglas Coupland novel.”

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