When the military loses contact with a submarine in hostile waters, the President must choose between risking the lives of the crew and provoking North Korea. CJ relishes the Majority Leader's flubbing of an interview. Babbish informs Abby that she is the weak link in the President's legal defense. Written by
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really did break her ankle in real life (it was a hiking accident). Rather than shelving the character or severely limiting where she could be shown, it was decided to give the First Lady the same injury in the show. See more
When Nancy briefs Leo, she identifies the USS Portland as a Seawolf-class submarine and notes that two other Seawolf-class submarines stationed "off Japan" would be in position to affect a rescue mission. While it is true that the US Navy has three Seawolf-class subs, in 2001, only two had been built, as the USS Jimmy Carter was still under construction. See more
President Josiah 'Jed' Bartlet
Hey, Bruno, can you devise a campaign strategy that involves beating the crap out of Leo?
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