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10/30/2014 05:28 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

23 Things Any 'Scandal' Fan Knows To Be True

1. A glance between Olivia and Fitz is equal to another couple's 1000 kisses

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Ross and Rachel who?

2. And you know their relationship is toxic

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Ugh, Fitz.

3. But you want them to be together in spite of yourself

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LOVE.

4. No matter your intentions otherwise, you crack open a bottle of red wine mid-episode

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The power of suggestion is real. (Though yours is probably $14.)

5. Your heart starts to race in fear every time Cyrus opens his eyes wide

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It's about to go down.

6. But when he speaks very quietly, you know you're in for even more trouble

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CRYING.

7. Even though it was forever ago, you miss when Desmond from "Lost" was on the show

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RIP Abby and Stephen.

8. You have to go to Wikipedia to find out why Fitz and Olivia most recently broke up

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And while you're on there: Why did Jake give David the files? What does Mellie know about Jerry? Who killed who in Season 2?

9. But you don't need any help remembering ROWAN IS EVIL

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Even though the president apparently does?

10. Your friend's "Do you want to hang out Thursday night?" text has only possible response

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LOL NOPE.

11.You know David Rosen is kind of useless, but really don't want to see him go

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What a goofball.

12. JAKE IS SO ANNOYING

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SHHHHHHHHHHH.

13. A father-daughter dinner can be the most disturbing thing on TV all week

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... not hungry.

14. When Abby got a curly hair makeover, you were like WHOA

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Ready for my close up.

15. Sad Huck looks like a golden retriever

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Sorry, you can't unsee it.

16. Charlie and Quinn are just ... NO


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EW. STOP.

17. And Quinn and Huck are just EVEN MORE NO

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EW. STOP.

18. You were pretty skeptical when Quinn pulled a key out of an intestine

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When did she learn every single skill?

19. You've wondered if there's a real life B613

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... And at times been pretty convinced.

20. At this point, when someone says "white hat," you basically want to barf

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WE GET IT.

21. Even when she's going through a hard time, Mellie is an amazing mom

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<3

22. And she's obviously the one who should be president

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Bye, bye, Fitz.

23. Because even Smelly Mellie can throw serious zings

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FRY.

HAPPY SHONDA DAY!

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