Peter goes into depression after the fallout from being forced to close the shipyard by Frank, which costs him 12000 jobs and departure of Christina. Frank and Claire foil Spinella's attempt to disrupt their fundraising plans. In retaliation, Spinella calls for a nationwide strike. Zoe mixes work and play. Written by
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The scene where Underwood instructs Russo on how to successfully commit suicide caused this chapter (and the season as a whole when released on DVD and Blu-ray) to receive an "18" rating in the UK. See more
The episode appears to take place in the late spring or summer as the fund raiser is held outdoors at night and characters are dressed for warm weather. When Congressman Russo checks his recently received emails from angry constituents however, the emails are all dated February 1st. Average D.C. temperatures for February range from the 20s to the 40s Fahrenheit. See more
I may have pushed him too far, which is worrisome. Friends make the worst enemies.