I know what you mean. I do hope that people who like good drama but also believe all the Tea Party claptrap etc. get at least a different perspective when they watch it. Maybe wishful thinking.

I actually get annoyed when the dialog is just too snappy and well-timed and perfect. The real world is nothing like that. It's what we all would have said if we'd had 3 minutes to think about it first. This is not the first show to do this - Sorkin's West Wing was the same animal and there are other examples.
We are what we repeatedly do - Aristotle