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.
Did You Know?
This is the second original series produced by Netflix. The first was Lilyhammer, 2011, starring Steve Van Zandt as a mobster who must go into hiding in rural Norway. 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
We're in a very gray area. Ethically, legally. Which I'm okay with...
I just love this painting, don't you? We're in the same boat now, Zoe. Take care not to tip it over, I can only save one of us.
References The Dukes of Hazzard