The portrayal of the former president is reprehensible, played by Ciaran Hinds. They portray him less like Former President Clinton and more like J.R Ewing from the show "Dallas" from the 1980's. It seems odd to hear the cast during interviews state that this is not portraying the Clintons, but whom are you kidding? The major issue is that it is fiction, but they use much of the story line of the Clintons.
Another site: Response by Kosher Queer Blogger
(8/12/12- After reading this over again, I realized that I was a bit over dramatic. Maybe, it was to try and get some shock value out of the title and other parts of it).
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