I'm not saying what the world needs at this very moment is a Lin-Manuel Miranda rap about The West Wing, but when one's offered to you in a time of strife, you might as well go with it. Indeed, Sir Hamilton himself penned a little ditty for The West Wing Weekly Podcast about Jed Bartlet and Friends, and it's at once soothing and harrowing to be reminded of Aaron Sorkin's liberal presidential dream team on this precipice of political hell.
Miranda calls out everything from CJ's sexy Vera Wang dress to Yo Yo Ma to dear, departed Mrs. Landingham, OH MY HEART. Anyway, here it is:
It's possible this is just a prelude to a West Wing musical, but honestly, I don't think I can take it right now.