The main character Olivia has her hands full on the show trying to maintain her personal life and her job. Figuring out her dad is the leader of the society B613 is hard also being in love with a married man but on top of it all, the married man she is in love with is the president of the united states. The political drama scandal has plenty of representations of different forms of government and political terms. The balance between drama and government in the show is two to one. Tyranny, Utilitarianism, Elitism, and capitalism are settle in the show, however they are still present and can be interpreted with a deep canalization of the show.
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