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This Season Of ‘Black Mirror’ Will Let You Choose Your Own Adventure

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With an interactive episode

Remember the Choose Your Own Adventure book series from your childhood? Now, Netflix's Black Mirror will take a stab at interactive streaming. 

In case you weren't already enthralled enough by Black Mirror's uncanny ability to thrust you into fictional dystopias that sometimes feel a bit too realistic, now, you'll get to take part in deciding how it all goes down. According to a report by Bloomberg, the upcoming season will feature an interactive episode, in which viewers can make personal decisions that affect how the story line will conclude. Quartzy tried to get more detail out of Netflix, but received a cryptic reply: "You have the ability to choose your own response from Netflix: This or this." 

Netflix has already tried the interactive format with children's shows, including Puss In Book, which poses questions to the young viewers within the first few minutes of the episodes' start. After following the episode through, viewers have the option to try it all again and make different decisions that lead to other endings. According to Bloomberg's report, there are other interactive specials in the works for Netflix, but no word yet as to which series they are attached to. 

Season 5 of Black Mirror hits Netflix sometime in December, so catch up on all the technological terror before the streaming giant taps you to help with the decision-making. 

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Delevingne shared why they chose now

Last week, Cara Delevingne and Ashley Benson officially confirmed the rumor that they're dating, with Delevingne posting an Instagram video of the two of them kissing. Now, in a new interview, she revealed why they confirmed the rumors. Basically, it was in celebration of Pride.

In the interview with E! News at the TrevorLIVE Gala, Delevingne was asked why the pair chose this moment to take their relationship public, and she answered: "Because it is Pride, it's been 50 years since Stonewall happened, and I don't know... It's been just about our one year anniversary so, why not?"

Why not, indeed? Delevingne also said that the kissing video was "just a little something," which makes sense. After all, the couple were recently spotted lugging around a kinky sex bench, so some simple kissing must feel pretty elementary.

At the Gala, Delevingne shouted out Benson during her speech too, though not by name. "I also have another very special woman in this room to thank and you know who you are," she said. "She's one of the people who help me love myself when I needed it most and I really needed it. She showed me what real love is and how to accept it, which is a lot harder than I thought." I'm swooning.

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