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House of Cards 

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A Congressman works with his equally conniving wife to exact revenge on the people who betrayed him.

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Majority House Whip Francis Underwood takes you on a long journey as he exacts his vengeance on those he feels wronged him - that is, his own cabinet members including the President of the United States himself. Dashing, cunning, methodical and vicious, Frank Underwood along with his equally manipulative yet ambiguous wife, Claire take Washington by storm through climbing the hierarchical ladder to power in this Americanized recreation of the BBC series of the same name. Written by Jacob Oberfrank

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In Season 4 Claire Underwood uses her maiden name, referring to herself as 'Claire Hale Underwood'. This is very similar to Hillary Clinton who used her maiden name 'Hillary Rodham Clinton' for a large section of her career. See more »

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[first lines]
Francis Underwood: There are two kinds of pain. The sort of pain that makes you strong, or useless pain. The sort of pain that's only suffering. I have no patience for useless things.
[strangles dog]
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Stop fooling us
24 April 2017 | by See all my reviews

Every season is the same:

Claire gives up her personal projects to support Frank; a new enemy appears, and they are easily defeated by the Underwoods; always have a couple of reporters; Depression problems of new random characters; Underwoods' extramarital relationships.

Really? Until the fall of Frank Underwood we'll still be fooled around by the same stories?.


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