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People are really angry about the phone storyline in Amber

There are some spoilers up in here. Beware.

LAST NIGHT THE country tuned in to the third episode of Amber, RTÉ’s new drama that centres on the mysterious disappearance of a teenage girl.

In Episode 3 the focus was on the discovery of Amber’s phone by Charlie, an illegal Chinese immigrant working in a phone shop. He delivers it to Amber’s father’s office only for it to be hidden under a pile of envelopes, then stashed in a drawer, and finally given to a child, who managed to throw it down a drain. Unfortunate.

Viewers on Twitter were not impressed with the slow-moving, unfulfilling episode, and naturally gave out yards about it.

There were issues with technology:



General frustration about the characters’ stupidity:




Basically the whole thing was a bit ridiculous:




The final episode of the series airs tonight at 9:35pm – here’s hoping this one can win the viewers over again.

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