Hacking Mr. Robot, Week 6.

How Can Mr. Robot Get Tech So Right and Plot So Wrong?

How Can Mr. Robot Get Tech So Right and Plot So Wrong?

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Aug. 19 2016 10:28 AM
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Hacking Mr. Robot, Week 6

How to reconcile the show’s technical verisimilitude with its incredibly flimsy plot?

Carly Chaikin as Darlene in Mr. Robot.
Carly Chaikin as Darlene in Mr. Robot.

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Slate and Future Tense are discussing Mr. Robot and the technological world it portrays throughout the show’s second season. You can follow this conversation on Future Tense, and Slate Plus members can also listen to Hacking Mr. Robot, a members-only podcast series featuring Lily Newman and Fred Kaplan.

In this episode of Hacking Mr. Robot, Fred and Lily discuss Episode 7.

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