Kevin Spacey plays a high-level politician in “House of Cards.” (Photo: Melinda Sue Gordon, Associated Press)
Carla Marinucci and Wyatt Buchanan
Updated 10:37 pm, Sunday, March 10, 2013
There are the old standbys of sex, money and power in politics. But lately there’s a new addiction in the halls of power: a video series – fictional, of course – that stars power-hungry politicians, unethical journalists and a wily political insider who always seems to get what he wants.