Wow House of Cards is already being used to help fuel political campaigns!
A former mayor in central Mexico channeled Frank Underwood to deliver a speech that echoed, nearly word for word, an ominous promotional video for Netflix's House of Cards."
Imitation isn't always the best form of flattery," the official House of Cards Twitter account said in response.
But Miguel Angel Covarrubias Cervantes has denied allegations that he "plagiarized" the speech, saying he was clearly referencing the show, as a way to draw attention." I think Mr. Underwood has helped us go a little viral," he told the Mexican newspaper.