A government employee discovers that the cause of the tensions between the two political parties is a race of extraterrestrial insects eating the brains of the politicians.

S1 Episode 13 : The End of All We Hold Dear: What Happens When Democracies Fail: A Brief Synopsis
S1 Episode 12 : Talking Points Toward a Wholistic View of Activism in Government: Can the Top Rebel?
S1 Episode 11 : Six Points on the New Congressional Budget: The False Dichotomy of Austerity vs. Expansionary Policies
S1 Episode 10 : The Path to War Part Two: The Impact of Propaganda on Congressional War Votes
S1 Episode 9 : Taking on Water: How Leaks in D.C. are Discovered and Patched
S1 Episode 8 : The Path to War Part One: The Gathering Political Storm
S1 Episode 7 : The Power of Euphemism: How Torture Became a Matter of Debate in American Politics
S1 Episode 6 : Past as Prologue: Notes Toward a Post-Reagan Theory of Party Alliance, Tribalist, and Loyalty
S1 Episode 5 : Back to Work: A Behind-the-Scenes Look at Congress and How It Gets Things Done (and Often Doesn't)
S1 Episode 4 : Wake Up Grassroots: The Nine Virtues of Participatory Democracy, and How We Can Keep America Great by Encouraging an Informed Electorate
S1 Episode 3 : Goring Oxes: How You Can Survive the War on Government Through Five Easy Steps
S1 Episode 2 : Playing Politics: Living Life in the Shadow of the Budget Showdown - A Critique
S1 Episode 1 : The Insanity Principle: How Extremism in Politics Is Threatening Democracy in the 21st Century