King of the Hill is set in the fictional small town of Arlen, Texas. The show centers around the Hill family, whose head is the ever-responsible, hard-working, loyal, disciplined, and honest Hank Hill (voiced by Mike Judge).
Hank is employed as an assistant manager at Strickland Propane, selling “propane and propane accessories”.
He is very traditional and moralized, and he takes exceptionally good care of his dog, Ladybird, which he treats, more often than not, as a member of the family and as a human.
Hank is married to Peggy Hill (née Platter) (voiced by Kathy Najimy), a native of Montana, who is a substitute Spanish teacher, although she has little grasp on the language; she has also found employment as a freelance author, Boggle champion, notary public, and softball pitcher.
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Set in present-day Washington, D.C., House of Cards is the story of Frank Underwood (Kevin Spacey), a Democrat from South Carolina’s 5th congressional district and House Majority Whip who, after being passed over for appointment as Secretary of State, initiates an elaborate plan to get himself into a position of greater power, aided by his wife, Claire Underwood (Robin Wright).
The series deals primarily with themes of ruthless pragmatism, manipulation and power.
For its first season, House of Cards received nine Primetime Emmy Award nominations, becoming the first original online-only web television series to receive major Emmy nominations.
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I believe that if life gives you lemons, you should make lemonade… And try to find somebody whose life has given them vodka, and have a party.
The series follows Elliot Alderson, a young man living in New York City, who works at Allsafe as a cyber security engineer.
Elliot has social anxiety disorder, but connects to people by hacking them and acts as a cyber vigilante. He is recruited by a mysterious social-anarchist known as “Mr. Robot”, and joins his team of hackers, known as “fsociety”.
One of their missions is to take down one of the largest corporations in the world, E Corp (known as “Evil Corp” by Elliot), a company that Elliot is paid to protect.
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