Silicon Valleys season 5 opening credits include a Facebook Easter egg
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Season 5 of HBOs Silicon Valley premiered last night, and there was a quick Easter egg in the intro credits for those who were paying attention. Take a look below to see it glaringly obvious in isolation.
During the Silicon Valley opening credits, the Facebook logo flipped from English to Russian. First-rate burn by one of the best series on TV. pic.twitter.com/zvh9ZPd3td
Adam Best (@adamcbest) March 26, 2018
In light of all the recent Facebook scandals that occurred while Silicon Valley was off the air, producers of the show poked fun at the social network by shifting Facebooks logo from its original alphabets to Cyrillic letters that spell out ??Ç?????. Its a quick and subtle reference to the fake news allegations that…