107 “Nevada Day” Part 1 (Seventh Episode)

“Nevada Day”: John Goodman as Robert Bebe,
Steven Weber as Jack Rudolph, Bradlely Whitford as Danny Tripp
NBC Photo: Chris Haston
Broadcast: November 6, 2006
Teleplay by: Aaron Sorkin
Story by: Mark McKinney
Directed by: Lesli Linka Glatter, Timothy Busfield
Takes Place:
On the last Friday in October, which assuming it is 2006 would have been October 27: Nevada Day
  • Harriet tells Matt, “I don’t even know what the sides are in the culture wars,” and he answers, “Well, your side hates my side because you think we think you’re stupid. And my side hates your side because we think you’re stupid.”
  • Jordan is getting bad press from things her ex-husband is saying about her so Matt asks, “You don’t like kids and dogs?” and she answers in the vein she usually picks, “Yeah. Or orphans. Why? Is that bad?”
  • “An unusual collection of people have to go to a small town in Nevada to get Tom (Nathan Corddry) out of jail in time for his show that night. Guest star John Goodman plays a judge who’s not a fan of Studio 60. First part of a two-parter. Matthew Perry, Amanda Peet, Bradley Whitford, Steven Weber, D.L. Hughley, Sarah Paulson and Timothy Busfield also star.” (source NBC)