On the hit Netflix series “House of Cards,” Frank Underwood is a cunning, manipulative politician. The man who runs “his” Twitter account, @RepUnderwoodSC, has never worked in politics.

He does live in Washington, though, and we sat down with him on Friday to ask him how he gets in the mind-set of the most corrupt politician in Washington. Like Underwood, he prefers to fly under the radar, and we agreed not to reveal his identity.

The man who runs Frank Underwood's twitter account lives in DC, but doesn't work in politics. Like Underwood, he prefers to fly under the radar. (Jeff Simon/The Washington Post)