Six tragicomic micro-dramas about daily Americana under the siege of terror alerts. Zoo penguins make a break for freedom. Dogs at the pound compete in a cut-throat job market. A prizewinner’s trip to Maui winds up in Omaha. Vigilant suburbanites plan a preemptive strike on the neighbors. The Zoning Board undertakes a shamanic journey. A volcano gives birth to the Caucasian race, then has afterthoughts.