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What can House of Cards teach us about modern politics?

 The Big Issue Australia 04 May 2019

House of Cards, the original British political melodrama and the murderous American reboot starring Kevin Spacey, may be over the top but a little reshuffle reveals some scary real-life parallels. The Big Issue Australia’s Sophie Quick discovers what the famous American television show can teach us about modern politics, and why Spacey’s manipulating and occasionally homicidal Frank Underwood has audiences hooked. (1060 Words) - By Sophie Quick

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Cast member Kevin Spacey poses at the premiere for the second season of the television series "House of Cards" at the Directors Guild of America in Los Angeles, California February 13, 2019.  Credit: REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

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