Mostly because it’s now easy to take the events shown on my tv as gospel, and forget that Obama is really in office. Damn you, realistic tv shows!
(I do have to say, though, that I now better understand how politics can be exciting, even if it is all a bit too complex and subterfuge-y for me. But if I ever get the chance to be a real-life Donna Moss, I’m taking it. Although hopefully without all the embarrassing scrapes she gets herself into.)