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Has Humanity Jumped the Shark?

The Earth was once considered to be the center of the universe. We now know it isn’t the center of anything besides, perhaps, the activity of our species. 1,302 more words

History And Politics

New Episodes of ‘Black Mirror’ Offer Competing Visions of Technology’s Effect on Our Psyches

In a world where you can hardly ride an elevator or climb in the back of a taxi without confronting a screen, Black Mirror provides a valuable service: The anthology series uses speculative storytelling to ask how technology mediates our lives. 744 more words


Back to School

Yep. I’m back at school. Well, not school, sixth form. I’m actually writing this while at sixth form. Do you want to know why? Because the school gave me free periods on a Friday. 637 more words

Ewan's Mind

The Lobster (2015)

I had heard a lot about Yorgos Lanthimos’s English-language debut The Lobster before I was finally able to sit down and watch it last week. 817 more words


Anthology – Bonus Ep 1 – The National Anthem (Black Mirror S01E01)


In this bonus episode, Matt reviews episode 1 from Black Mirror’s first season: The National Anthem 147 more words


How TV Ruined Your Life #1: Employment

This new series of articles is inspired by the 2011 television programme created and presented by Charlie Brooker, and will educate every reader just how TV ruined their lives, “and don’t say it didn’t, because it did.” 883 more words

Ghastly grins - reflections in a Black Mirror

Excited to hear that not only is there a third season of Black Mirror, Charlie Brooker’s dystopian television series, but that it’s also going to be screened at… 49 more words