Frankie Waters gets a surprising request from his dying uncle; to investigate a
horrific crime from years ago. He recruits the beautiful, resourceful Evie, but they
slowly get in over their heads as they begin to suspect the proprietor of a highly
prominent, far-right website. The man, already one of the most influential in
Washington D.C., is about to become all-powerful: he's just been given
incriminating dirt on the President of the United States. Frankie and Evie now
find themselves in a cat and mouse battle with the future of the country at stake.
The congresswoman looked at the man facing her. In her profession, she had
met all types of scumbags, reprobates, and degenerates, but this guy may have
been the worst of all.
"Boy, am I glad you aren't in the White House," she said.
"Oh, you are so naive. I can put up an article on my website and drop the
president's approval rating ten points in a day. I could release a story about a
Cabinet member that would get everyone so up in arms they would have to
resign within days. I can make a war sound necessary and inevitable. I can make
an enemy sound sympathetic or a longtime ally sound conniving. I have dirt on
some of the biggest people in Washington. And if I don't, I'll make shit up! No one
cares what the truth is anymore. They only care about what will advance their
"Not everyone is as cynical as you," the congresswoman said.
The man ignored her statement, staring intently at her instead. After a few
seconds, he finally responded.
"I know you deal with all those politicians and statesmen all the time, including
the president, but you know what?"
"I'm the one pulling all the strings. I'm the fucking Puppeteer!"
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