The West Wing
Episode Title Mistakes
Show generally 2
Season 1
Season 1 generally 0
1 Pilot 3
2 Post Hoc, Ergo Propter Hoc 1
3 A Proportional Response 2
4 Five Votes Down 0
5 The Crackpots and These Women 1
6 Mr. Willis of Ohio 0
7 The State Dinner 0
8 Enemies 0
9 The Short List 1
10 In Excelsis Deo 0
11 Lord John Marbury 2
12 He Shall, from Time to Time 1
13 Take Out the Trash Day 2
14 Take This Sabbath Day 0
15 Celestial Navigation 0
16 20 Hours in L.A. 0
17 The White House Pro-Am 0
18 Six Meetings Before Lunch 1

Pilot - S1-E1

Factual error: The Lockheed 1011 was only produced until 1984. There's no way that in 1999 Toby would be flying on one that "just came off the line 20 months ago."

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Pilot - S1-E1

Laurie: Tell your friend POTUS he's got a funny name, and he should learn how to ride a bicycle.
Sam Seaborn: I would, but he's not my friend, he's my boss. And it's not his name, it's his title.
Laurie: POTUS?
Sam Seaborn: President of the United States.

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Pilot - S1-E1

Question: I don't really understand Josh's comment to Mary Marsh on TV ("Lady, the god you pray to is too busy being indicted for tax fraud."). Could someone please explain it to me?

Answer: It's in reference to the many televangelists and revival ministers usually associated with the right-wing that have been convicted of tax fraud (Jim Bakker and Tamy Faye being a more famous set). Occasionally, the more unscrupulous ministers have bilked millions from believers all in the name of God.


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