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"House of Cards", a political drama series from 2013. For the original TV series from 1990, use [house-of-cards-uk].

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When does the House of Cards universe splinter off from reality?

The series begins roughly with Garrett Walker being sworn in as a first-time and the 45th President in January 2013. (In reality, Obama was the 44th President from Jan 2009 through Jan 2017; and Trump ...
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How did Frank realize the coup?

So in House of Cards episode 7 of season 5, while in the bunker, Frank realizes that it was all a coup against him. I'm confused as to how he realized this. He didn't exchange many words with Claire, ...
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What does "they stack up so well" mean?

In House of Cards, Frank leaked the Education Bill to the media on purpose and when he was having BBQ rips in one morning, he noticed the trick he played had already made the headline in a newspaper. ...
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What's Clair's reasoning for wanting to get rid of Christina Gallagher?

In season 2 of House of Cards Clair makes efforts to get rid of Christina Gallagher. She mentions in the meeting with the first lady that she has "a problem when someone sleeps with their boss&...
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Who is the real life reflection of Sancorp?

In the TV show, House of Cards, there are a number of real life reflections: Petrov is a reflection of Putin of Russia Female presidential candidates are somewhat reflections of Hilary Clinton. ICO ...
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Young Claire flashback scenes in season 6 House of Cards

What is the meaning of young Claire flashback scenes in season 6 House of Cards? It is never stated explicitly nor explained. The scenes also don't seem to have any direct correlation to any other ...
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Why did Claire change her hair color to black and then later back to blonde?

After their first real fight between Francis and Claire, Claire changed her hair color to black. She kept it like this for a few episodes and then changed it back to blonde. What is the underlying ...
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What is the significance of Frank watching Lucas kiss Zoe?

During season 01 episode 07 of House of Cards, at about 41 minutes into the episode, Lucas drunkenly stumbles into Zoe and in a half-coordinated romantic advance, kisses her. Frank, watching in his ...