Couture-Rouleau’s high-pressure cleaning company is robbed. Believing that the authorities are not taking action, he becomes obsessed with internet news and starts exhibiting strange behavior. He discovers Islam and decides to convert. His friend, Jonathan Prince:
It was bizarre and extreme. He was surely depressed. I think he was depressed and that’s what led him to it. It was weird. He was normal one day and then changed the next.