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Cunk on Britain coming soon

Cunk on Britain will begin Tuesday 3rd April on BBC Two.

In the new five-part series, Philomena Cunk (aka Diane Morgan) will be taking us on a journey through the history of Britain. 83 more words


"Coleslaw Epiphany" 22 March 2018

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Black Mirror: 15 Million Merits
Brrrr. More terrifying near-future tales from Charlie Brooker, co-written this week with wife Konnie Huq. It’s an arresting story; I don’t think it was ever really established as to where this episode is taking place (a space station? 330 more words


Black Mirror creator terrified his show is coming true as China make 'social credit' a reality

Black Mirror creator and writer Charlie Brooker is terrified that his episodes Nosedive and Metalhead might already be coming true in the real world.

The first episode of the third series of the show, starring Bryce Dallas Howard, saw people’s class ranking in life based on their how they are rated on social media. 377 more words


"The National Anthem" 14 March 2018

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Black Mirror: The National Anthem
I’ve decided to interrupt the run of ITV plays from 1975 to break things up a bit, so here’s our debut episode of Charlie Brooker’s dystopian thriller anthology from 2011. 390 more words


Black Mirror (Season 3)

CULT – 1

Verdict – 5/5

Pros –
1) Ep.1 : Nosedive – Hazards of internet and social media – … 92 more words


March 2 & 3: Happy Birthday Bryce Dallas Howard and Jessica Biel

Bryce Dallas Howard celebrates her 37th today.  The daughter of director Ron Howard, she made appearances as a child in his films Parenthood and… 1,031 more words

Celebrity Birthdays

The X-Files - 'Rm9sbg93zxjz'

MULDER: We need to be better teachers.

The X-Files has always been interested in technology, right from the word go, and ‘Rm9sbg93zxjz’ (which we will henceforth refer to as its translation, ‘Followers’) feels like the ultimate, final (if this is to be the last season) encapsulation of our pervasive anxiety around surrendering our world to artificial intelligence.

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