Congressman Francis Underwood has been declined the chair for Secretary of State. He's now gathering his own team to plot his revenge. Zoe Barnes, a reporter for the Washington Herald, will do anything to get her big break.
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The episode won 2 Emmy Awards for Outstanding Cinematography for a Single-Camera Series and Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series. See more
The very first scene features a dog being hit by a car, at night, in Washington around the time of the Presidential Election. This occurs in November. The characters are outside, at night, only in shirts, and no "breath is visible". The trees are in full leaf. While Washington does get warms spells throughout the winter, the trees would not be in full leaf.
In addition, throughout the rest of the first year, people are in wool overcoats in Washington in May/June, which once again would be extremely unlikely at that time of year. See more
I don't care if you're the king of China.
Rep. Peter Russo
China doesn't have a king. It's a communist "agua-larchy".
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Waltz No. 2
Written by Dmitri Shostakovich See more