Black Mirror “Crocodile” Easter Egg is Spot on


Charlie Brooker‘s anthology series Black Mirror is well known for predicting human behaviour in an uncanny and scarily precise way.

The users of Internet platform Reddit are known for dissecting everything they watch.

The season 4 episode “Crocodile” was the moment these two came together in a moment of sheer meta-gloriousness, when Andrew‘s character Rob shows a newspaper clipping to ex-girlfriend Mia (Andrea Riseborough).

The newspaper article actually included the following sentence:

Of course the real question is why anyone would pause what they’re watching just to read a sentence in a printed out newspaper article’, says a voice in your head – before advising you to go and share this finding on Reddit.

Of course the Easter Egg was discovered by Reddit user AFellowOfLimitedJest.

Black Mirror, you did it again. Mind blown.