LadyGhosts of TV Past: West Wing 2.03, “In This White House”

This episode opens with Sam Seaborn meeting head-to-head with the beautiful Ainsley Hayes on a political talk show. Ainsley is a leggy blonde Republican who the host all but dismisses until the show goes live. Read More LadyGhosts of TV Past: West Wing 2.03, “In This White House”

LadyGhosts of TV Past: 2.2, “In the Shadow of Two Gunmen, Part 2”

This episode opens with the lone surviving gunman being skinheady at a diner, with the news of Joshua Lyman’s injuries on the news (see Selena’s recap of 2.1 to be brought up to speed). This is one of my most favorite episodes ever, because it gives so much of the back story about the senior staff. Read More LadyGhosts of TV Past: 2.2, “In the Shadow of Two Gunmen, Part 2”

Ladyghosts: Season One of The West Wing

It took us long enough, but between three or four writers, four months and roughly 25,000 words, we made it from our first introduction to the best POTUS ever when he drove his bicycle into a tree in the pilot until he was caught in the middle of an assassination attempt in the finale.  Let’s take a quick look back before we hit Season Two next week. Read More Ladyghosts: Season One of The West Wing

Ladyghosts of TV Past: The West Wing, Ep. 1.22, “What Kind of Day Has it Been”

You know what’s more fun than watching The West Wing by yourself? Watching it with a friend who loves it just as much as you do. For this week’s recap, Selena and I broke out the blender, had some delicious snacks and sat down for a girls’ night in. Read More Ladyghosts of TV Past: The West Wing, Ep. 1.22, “What Kind of Day Has it Been”

Ladyghosts of TV Past: The West Wing, Episode 1.21

“Lies, Damn Lies and Statistics” opens with Donna giving Josh crap about his watch. I could listen to their banter all day, but the polls must open and the episode moves on. Read More Ladyghosts of TV Past: The West Wing, Episode 1.21

LadyGhosts: The West Wing 1.20, “Mandatory Minimums”

We find our West Wing friends this week talking about drug policy and campaign finance reform, giving Toe Pick and Danny the cold shoulder, and wondering if Josh really assigns his suits particular days of the week. Read More LadyGhosts: The West Wing 1.20, “Mandatory Minimums”

Ladyghosts: The West Wing 1.19, “Let Bartlet be Bartlet”

Once upon a time, in the mythical land of Bartletstonia, there lived an obnoxious new media consultant princess named Toe Pick. An established lover of panda bears and Dickensian costumes, the fair princess plowed through the hallways of Castle West Wing in sharp plum suits and with ice in her veins. Read More Ladyghosts: The West Wing 1.19, “Let Bartlet be Bartlet”