No, I'm not recommending the show because it has the word "black" in its title. I discovered this show based on a friend recommendation. It's out of the UK. It's darkly satirical and deeply important as it paints a picture of the mildly distant future in which technology has had terrible effects on our society. I devoted my latest Fast Company column to it.
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December 15, 2012 to January 8, 2013 I left all email and social media. It was 25 days of relative digital quiet, and I loved it. The experience was so profound, I wrote about it for Fast Company. The piece launches online this week, and is accompanied by related stories and Twitter activity around the hashtag #UNPLUG.
Here's a more digestible version I and my colleagues at Cultivated Wit made for Tapestry.
Update: here's an audio performance I posted to SoundCloud
Oh, and they made me the cover of their July/August 2013 issue which hits newsstands June 25 and looks a little something like this: