Black Mirror Friday

Black Mirror Friday


Latest Episodes

Black Mirror’s USS Callister
August 16, 2019

We're discussing Black Mirror's USS Callister, an Emmy-nominated episode that explores creating digital copies of people using their DNA. Listen to the podcast and our discussion of the ending - there might be something you missed!

Black Mirror Shut Up and Dance Review
July 05, 2019

In Black Mirror Shut Up and Dance, a teenage boy is blackmailed by Internet trolls and forced into committing increasingly criminal acts .

Black Mirror Rachel, Jack and Ashley Too Review
June 21, 2019

Black Mirror's Rachel, Jack and Ashley Too, is the story of two teen girls who rescue a pop star with the help of an AI doll. Yes, it's as dumb as it sounds.

Black Mirror Smithereens Review
June 14, 2019

Black Mirror once again makes us consider our addiction to social media in "Smithereens," starring Andrew Scott and Topher Grace.

Black Mirror Striking Vipers Review
June 07, 2019

In our discussion of Black Mirror Striking Vipers, we explore the question of sexual fluidity and is it really an affair if it's virtual?

Black Mirror: San Junipero Explained
May 24, 2019

On Black Mirror Friday, we’re often discussing futuristic technology with dismal consequences. Today we discuss "San Junipero," a happier Black Mirror episode.

Black Mirror Hang the DJ Recap
April 26, 2019

Join us for a recap and discussion of Black Mirror episode "Hang the DJ."

Nosedive – Black Mirror Recap
March 29, 2019

Discussion of the Black Mirror episode, "Nosedive," where a person's ability to get ahead in life hinges on a social score given by the people they interact with.

The Entire History of You – Black Mirror
March 15, 2019

In-depth analysis of the Black Mirror episode "The Entire History of You."

White Christmas – Black Mirror Recap and Discussion
March 01, 2019

Could a person's entire consciousness be stored in an Alexa-type device? What makes a person human? What if we had the technology to "block" someone in real life? We're discussing "White Christmas" today on Black Mirror Friday.