(Melinda Sue Gordon/AP Photo/Netflix) (Melinda Sue Gordon/AP Photo/Netflix)

“I wish things were that ruthlessly efficient.”

— President Obama on the political process in Netflix’s thriller, “House of Cards.” Before a meeting with technology company chief executives (including Netflix chief Reed Hastings), Obama said he wants a sneak preview of the second season, reports the Hill, and joked that he admires Kevin Spacey’s devious majority whip character: “I was thinking, ‘Man, this guy’s getting a lot of stuff done.’”

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