Netflix warns against Bird Box challenge as dangerous trend goes viral

Netflix has warned fans against participating in a potentially dangerous online challenge that’s inspired by its recent original horror film Bird Box. Once something like the Bird Box challenge starts trending, more and more people want to get involved. Unfortunately, that’s not going to happen. Netflix was more than happy with the harmless Bird Box memes that helped propel the movie into stardom, but supporting that level of fan service comes with consequences. Command Line delivers daily updates from the near-future. It exists online, and therefore everything is free game. Bird Box belongs to the internet now, and this is what people want to do.