A conspirator in the shooting of President Bartlett is caught and reveals unexpected information. The President appears to be recovering well, but Josh is serious wounded. As his friends and colleagues wait anxiously for news, flashbacks show more about the beginnings of the "Bartlett for America" campaign: C.J. is working in Hollywood for an entertainment industry public relations firm; Josh discovers a woman named Donna in his office who claims to be his new secretary. Written by
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In one of the flashbacks, Josh uses a payphone with a Verizon logo on it long before the Verizon brand was actually created. See more
During one of the press briefing scenes CJ tells the press that the two gunmen were shot using 7.26mm calibre rifles. This should be 7.62mm. See more
There were 36 homicides last night. 480 sexual assaults. 3411 robberies. 3685 aggravated assaults, all at gun point. And if anyone thinks those crimes could have been prevented if the victims themselves had been carrying guns, I only remind you that the President of the United States was shot last night while surrounded by the best-trained armed guards in the history of the world.
References The Maltese Falcon
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Written by W.G. Snuffy Walden
Performed by Pete Anthony See more