Guess whether this is a 'Scandal' scandal or a real-life scandal

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EW.com—We’ve arrived, gladiators. After seven seasons, this Thursday brings the series finale of Scandal. Since 2012, we’ve followed fixer Olivia Pope (Kerry Washington) as she’s navigated an unfathomable number of affairs, betrayals, murders, and political intrigues. How does she keep her white hats so clean when her business is so dirty? Perhaps we’ll never know. What we have learned, however, is a thing or two about the kind of high drama that can go down among Washington power players. So here is a...

Real-life ‘gladiator’ salutes ‘Scandal,’ show she inspired. Olivia Pope’s journey comes to an end Thursday on “Scandal,” but real-life Washington power players and others remain in need of a determined “gladiator” to rescue them from crises. Enter Judy Smith, who inspired the ABC drama and remains in the thick of politics and Hollywood.