Just as the President and his wife were going to be interviewed on TV and proclaim their loyalty and devotion to each other, Olivia admits to the press that she is having an affair with the President. So Abby gets them out of the interview. And when they hear of it, Mellie wants to handle it but Fitz wants to be honest. Mellie freaks out and leaves. Abby arranges for another interview and tries to get Mellie there. When she goes to see Mellie, she finds that Mellie called Cyrus to help her negotiate.
Did You Know?
In the closet scene where Mellie is looking for hooch she moves a padded bench to one side of the closet so she can stand on it to look on a top shelf. At the end of the scene the padded bench is back in its original location even though Mellie clearly never moved the it back to where it was originally located. See more
[walking past chatting employees
Shut it down or get fired, people!
References Paris Is Burning
How Do You Keep the Music Playing
Music by Michel Legrand
and lyrics by Alan Bergman
and Marilyn Bergman
Performed by James Ingram
and Patti Austin See more