A North Korean pianist announces his intention to defect in the Oval Office. While the staff passionately debate his request they also fight to get the President's choice of Vice President nominated by a new and hostile Speaker of the House. Written by
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The premise of this episode is untenable, as North Korea and the United States have never had formal diplomatic relations. See more
When Will and Toby are in Will's office working on the speech, as Will is typing, no text appears (or disappears) on his screen. See more
President Josiah 'Jed' Bartlet
There's a Korean word, Han. I looked it up. There is no literal English translation, it's a state of mind, of soul really. A sadness. A sadness so deep no tears will come, and yet still, there's hope.
Ballade No. 4 in F minor, Op. 52 by Frederic Chopin
Written by Frédéric Chopin See more