Scandal and the government

1248 WordsDec 3, 20135 Pages
Scandal In All Forms In today’s society most social media has a political concept. In some media it is obvious while others the message is more subliminal. Scandal is a TV show centered around our American government and man political concept. The show is centered around a love triangle Between the president, the first lady, and his ex campaign manager, and the main character, Olivia pope “A former White House communications director opens a Washington, D.C. crisis-management firm (Web, TV guide).” There are twist turns and cliff hangers around every corner when watching scandal. Each new episode unravels a secret battle that the characters have within themselves and the government. Capitalism, Tyranny, Elitism, and Utilitarianism are…show more content…
They call themselves gladiators. “Olivia's accomplished staff, who would follow her anywhere and do whatever it takes to save someone's reputation, include Harrison Wright, a slick litigator; Huck, hacker extraordinaire; investigator Abby Whelan, don’t let that smile and red hair fool you, she’s as sharp as they come; and Quinn Perkins, the new young woman in the office who is in awe of Olivia, but is initiated in a trial by fire on her very first day on the job (abc)”. The main objective of there job is to help clear their clients name. In able to do this, the gladiators must first research the client and gain back ground information to help build there case. Once the gladiators have a case Olivia begins to start the pursuit to clear the clients name. Not once has Olivia Pope lost a case. How ever Olivia’s staff, the gladiators, are not the example of elitism in the show. It is her clients. Olivia’s clientele is made up of mostly men and women of an authority. The clients can range from Mayors, a company C.E.O, and even the president of the united states. The people who higher Olivia come to her because they are in a high place to were any little discretion can ruin there title. Most come to her with the attitude being as if they are so important to were every day people mistakes can and will ruin there life style and or job. Many times the clients come to Olivia with having commented a crime but yet, they feel with either there high position at there job
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