The celebrated ensemble drama following a U.S. president and his staff as they set public policy and face personal problems in a `parallel universe' (as one of the series' executive producers called it) that can be remarkably similar to the real one. An Emmy juggernaut (four Best Drama awards in its first four seasons) as well as a Peabody winner, `Wing (more…)
First Aired: January 7, 2004
While pro-democracy demonstrations (or are they pro-theocracy protests?) wrack Saudi Arabia, an ex-President dies, giving Bartlet a chance to talk shop with two ex-Presidents aboard Air Force One. Meanwhile, Josh and Angela Blake referee a dispute between North Carolina and Connecticut over a copy of the Bill of Rights stolen (or was it "liberated"?) from the North Carolina statehouse at the end of the Civil War; and C.J. investigates rumors of Defense Department mind-control experiments.