In season 2, episode 6 of HBO's billionaire family dramedy "Succession," the Roys attend a media and banking retreat. The Roy family is aiming for an acquisition, but end up dealing with an unexpected bout of bad press.
The setting is a conference called Argestes modeled almost perfectly after a real-life counterpart: The Allen & Co. Sun Valley Conference in Sun Valley, Idaho. Each summer, a laundry list of the richest, most influential people in business, media, and technology join together, striking major deals with each other along the way.
As usual, "Succession" expertly wove together its fictional narrative with references from the real world happenings at the Sun Valley conference. Here are just some of the ways the Roys' retreat from hell poked fun at the actual goings-on of powerful, wealthy individuals.