5 Reasons We Love Watching: House of Cards

Do not mess with Frank Underwood. Let me repeat that: Do NOT mess with Frank Underwood. He is politics distilled down to its essence: ruthless, corrupt, and selfish—but given that he's played by Kevin Spacey, he's also sexy as hell (and Claire, his wife, given that she's played by Robin Wright is a force to be reckoned with herself). One great reason to be watching House of Cards is "It makes you want to be a worse person," but since that isn't one to which most people would traditionally flock, here are five others:

5. Frank says what we're all thinking about the American political system:

4. He also says what we're all thinking about a lot of other topics:

3. Weird though it may seem, Frank and Claire have a uniquely stable marriage! I might not recommend it for most people, but they make it work:

2. Claire knows how to get stuff done (please don't hurt me, Claire; I love you):

1. The Underwoods know what they want, and they DGAF:

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May 18, 2015 5:08PM EDT

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Apr 5, 2015 2:17PM EDT

The last GIF is what convinced me, not gonna lie ;)

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May 16, 2016 6:50AM EDT

unbeliveble~

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Mar 12, 2017 8:28AM EDT

I love Claire and Franks' relationship, as it adds the extra spice to a smart political show

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