Sam meticulously prepares a speech for the President to give to the environmental lobby, but Toby wants to sneak in some criticism of their failure to condemn environmental terrorism. Leo tries to convince the President to support his pet project - a missile defense shield - despite its continued failure to produce results, and the fact that it likely contravenes an anti-ballistic missile treaty. Several countries including Great Britain have sent new ambassadors to Washington to be recognized by the White House. C.J. travels to New York on a delicate mission to ask for a political favor from a comedian. Written by
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When President Bartlet accepts Lord John Marbury as Ambassador he is announced as the Ambassador from Great Britain. The correct title would be Ambassador from the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. See more
President Josiah Bartlet
[following the appointment of Marbury to be the British Ambassador to the United States
What made you agree to take the post?
Brit. Ambassador Lord John Marbury
I don't know, I suppose it's possible I was drunk.
References The Monkees
Minuet from String Quintet G. 275
Written by Luigi Boccherini See more