"House of Cards" struggles to sustain credulity in the world of international politics.
It's now fashionable to blame the West for all manner of social (and personal) ills.
The truth about Washington is a figment of Hollywood's imagination.
For 40 years the show has skewered world leaders and their politicking with satire and slapstick -- and the world is a better place for it.
Authorities hope the saccharine 'Little Apple' can calm tensions in the western region.