The morning after Mendoza's confirmation, various staff members are brought back to earth by difficult meetings.
Did You Know?
Referenced in this episode, General Sherman's "Special Order Number 15" was issued on January 16th, 1865, providing 40-acre parcels of land and mules to freed slaves. However, President Andrew Johnson effectively revoked the orders four months later, not four years later as the episode mentions, with the "Amnesty Proclamation" on May 29, 1865. See more
Jeff Breckenridge says his African ancestors were kidnapped and taken to New Guinea before being shipped to the USA. New Guinea is in the Pacific ocean north of Australia, and he should have said either Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, or Equatorial Guinea, all of which are in Africa. See more
Mallory, education is the silver bullet. Education is everything. We don't need little changes, we need gigantic, monumental changes. Schools should be palaces. The competition for the best teachers should be fierce. They should be making six-figure salaries. Schools should be incredibly expensive for government and absolutely free of charge to its citizens, just like national defense. That's my position. I just haven't figured out how to do it yet.
Put on a Happy Face
Written by Charles Strouse
and Lee Adams
Performed by Richard Schiff See more