Us Claires need more powerful Claire role models to whom we can look for inspiration and role-modeling. Thanks to Netflix, we now have Claire Underwood (Robin Wright), FLOTUS to Francis Underwood's (Kevin Spacey's) POTUS on House of Cards. Which may or may not mean ominous things for our future selves.
The risks one takes in binge watching, we suppose.
In honor of the fourth season's recent arrival on the streaming platform, we've sourced 10 choice GIFs that prove beyond a shadow of reasonable doubt that House of Cards might as well be titled House of Claire, because it's the first lady who really runs the show. Murder? Intrigue? Sabotage? Francis may be front and center, but Claires everywhere know what time it is.
Here are 10 moments of formidable Claire fierceness, when Claire is a force with which Francis is unable to reckon.