Bartlet travels with former presidents Newman and Walken aboard Air Force One to the funeral of another former president. Meanwhile, Leo sits in the situation room dealing with demonstrations that are wracking Saudi Arabia and threatening to topple the royal family and CJ tries to deal with rumors of military mind control experiments. On board the plane, Toby tries to write Bartlet's eulogy as the crisis in Saudi Arabia grows worse. Written by
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When Leo says that President Lassiter's funeral will be held at his Presidential Library, Josh says "The one with the fake oval (office)?" In reality, it's not uncommon for a Presidential Library to have an Oval Office replica decorated in the time of that President. See more
When C.J. goes into her office to change, one of the blinds behind Toby is closed. In the next shot it is open. See more
President Josiah 'Jed' Bartlet
When we were elected, I really thought we were going to own the place, do it differently, better. Now I realize the men on this plane are the only others who have been there before, who really know.
References The Manchurian Candidate
West Wing Main Title
Written by Pete Anthony
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