House of Cardinals: Pope selection spoofed as House of Cards-style drama. (VIDEO)

The Fight to Be the Next Pope, House of Cards-Style

Brow Beat
Slate's Culture Blog
March 5 2013 10:01 AM

Did You See This? House of Cardinals

Even if you didn’t wolf down all 13 episodes of House of Cards over 48 hours like some of us did, you might enjoy this affectionate spoof written and directed by Jon Deutsch and Ross Cohen.

If only the process for choosing the next pope really was this dramatic.

David Haglund is a senior editor at Slate. He runs Brow Beat, Slate's culture blog.

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