INT. OFFICE WATERCOOLER
TODD, RICHARD and SHEILA stand by the watercooler under a
"HAPPY NEW YEAR" banner. Everyone wears party hats.
My New Year's resolution is to
clean the garage. There's too much
Hey Craig, you gonna stay up to see
the meteor drop for once?
Lay off, Todd. I'm not missing the
end of the Triassic period. I'm
gonna stay up later than any of you
You're on! Ready, set, go!
Timer appears on bottom right that says 7:00. They stand
around awkwardly for a long beat.
INT. BREAK ROOM
Richard and Craig talk. Richard is extremely hyper. He can't
stay still. Timer now reads 8:00.
SEE CRAIG THE KEY TO STAYING AWAKE
IS EATING COFFEE AND DRINKING
CANDY. COFFEE. CANDY. CANDY.
Aren't you worried about crashing?
Reveal Richard on the ground snoring.
INT. SHEILA'S CUBICLE
Sheila and Craig. Craig sneezes. Timer reads 10:00.
Craig do you want some of my sinus
medication? I'm concerned for you.
Sheila hands him a box.
Wait, did you take this? It's
We see the label.
Sheila's voice slows down and she falls asleep onto Craig.
INT. WATER COOLER
Timer reads 11:58. Craig and Todd stand by a TV.
It's just you and me. What's your
Todd holds up a book.
I'm reading a Clive Cusslersaurus
novel. It's an action-packed thrill
ride from start to finish.
Todd reads for a beat. Timer reads 11:59.
And done. Uh oh.
Todd falls asleep. Craig turns to the TV.
The meteor is almost here! 3, 2, 1
We hear a terrible explosion and screams from the TV.
I did it! Craig! Craig! Craig!
INT. CRAIG'S CUBICLE
POV Craig. His eyes open. Todd, Richard and Sheila are
looking down at him.
Oh no. Did I sleep through New
It's Monday morning. You slept
through the entire holiday weekend.
Ugh. I don't even feel rested.