Gone are the days when our morning started with prayers and nights ended with novels by the side of our pillow. In this growing era, we are just becoming technology freak who are totally dependent on various gadgets even for their happiness. Technology has chained us in a way that doesn’t matter how much we try we fail to free ourselves from its clutch.
It is said that technology is a good slave but a bad master and Black Mirror is an attempt to give this phrase some actuality. The television series, Black Mirror is pictured in anti-utopia way which narrates how virtual world has taken over the real world and its high time we should realize the upshots of giving over importance to this gadgets. We can witness the incidents which are highly related which makes the series somehow true and futuristic.
Here are 7 episodes from the Black Mirror series that are not really fictitious.
1. British Prime Minister & a pig
*Season 1, Episode 1: “The National Anthem”
Source : IMDB
The episode unveiled an abduction of a royal member and its life would only be spared if the PM would agree to make out with a pig, that too in front of whole crowd, in national television.
Reportedly, David Cameron during his university years put a “private part” into a dead pig’s mouth as part of an initiation ceremony for the Piers Gaveston Society. And in no time public started comparing the situation with the episode of Black Mirrors even when David, straight away turned down the news claiming it to be fake.