Calum Henderson reviews the Netflix original series, The Politician.

If Ryan Murphy made half as many television shows, would the ones he did make be twice as good?

I know that's probably not how it works but it's a nice thought. How good would it be to watch one of the prolific TV creator's many shows and be able to truthfully say I'm really glad I watched that, instead of coming away feeling kind of empty and unfulfilled and like you're somehow complicit in the death of culture?

That's how it feels watching The Politician, the new series Murphy was

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