‘Scandal’ Recap: It’s All About the Hair

The highlights, curls, bangs, bobs and boos from last night's episode of our favorite show.

Screenshots of characters Olivia Pope, Mary Nesbitt and Quinn Perkins from "Mrs. Smith Goes to Washington" episode

But Huck isn’t the only one Eli Pope owns. Before the credits roll, Liv takes one last gulp of red wine once she realizes she isn’t free, either. Daddy Pope is political puppeteer, and he will find a way to use Jake Ballard, Huck, the president of the free world and even Olivia’s barrel curler against her.    

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