I love the West Wing. And it is still relevant too – Introducing the Big Block of Cheese day!
They’re here and I cannot rid myself of their foul presence. It is as if I have stepped into a pit of quicksand; the more I struggle the tighter they encapsulate me in a veil of inactivity. Try as I might I cannot pull myself out. I realize this yet I am powerless to take action. I am powerless because it is not The Blues I fight, but their master Motivation which I cannot conquer. It is a foul beast, with power beyond recognition. One might call it abstract, intangible, unreal. I call it true, physical, ever-present. I call it Blah. Continue reading
The West Wing
Episode 3 ” A Proportional Response”
Last 10 minutes
The President was in a terrible mood and had a lot of things going on and he yelled at Charlie the new kid (the black kid, aide-to-be). After some calming down with the help of Leo the President came back out to the press room. Before addressing the nation he pulled Charlie aside, told him what kind of gun had killed his mother (a police officer), and said the white house was working to get those banned. Then he invited Charlie to join them.
Best moment in TV. I might have teared up a little bit.