The episode shows a day in life of three presidential candidates, all starting in the same motel in Iowa at 5:46 a.m. However, in all scenes of the wakeup calls, the sun can be seen streaming through the window blinds. At that time of the morning in February in Iowa, dawn isn't until at least 1 hour later, let alone full daylight.
The ongoing news story in the background to this is a story concerning a woman sentenced to death in Turkey for adultery. Adultery is not a crime in Turkey. Also, in 2002 Turkey outlawed the death penalty except in times of war.