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People are walking around blindfolded for the 'Bird Box' Challenge

Mashable Wednesday, 2 January 2019 ()
This is a public service announcement: Please don't walk around in a blindfold for the Bird Box Challenge. 

The Netflix thriller has dominated Twitter since its release with memes about Sandra Bullock's arms, surviving the apocalypse while blindfolded, and running from the unseen entity that has the power to make people kill...
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News video: What Is The 'Bird Box' Challenge?

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The 'Bird Box' challenge has gone global. Users post videos of themselves trying to navigate their surroundings while blindfolded like the characters in the Netflix movie starring Sandra Bullock. Nearly 50 million accounts watched the psychological thriller, confirmed Netflix on Dec. 28, days before...

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