This episode, in conjunction with several others from the season, was nominated for Outstanding Drama Series in the 2000 Emmy Awards.
For this episode, and in conjunction with "Five Votes Down
", John Spencer (Leo McGarry) won the 2000 Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series.
Leo: Oh Margaret, Margaret -- I'm sorry, I'm going to have to -- I hung in there as long as I could, but you long since passed the point when I stopped caring.
Donna: How'd it go?
Josh: How do you know to be standing here?
Donna: I see you at the window.
Josh: You don't have a window.
Donna: You have a window.
Josh: What are you doing in my office when I'm not there?
Donna: Looking for you at the window.
Bartlet: You didn't know it was raining?
Toby: To our credit, sir, we knew it was raining once it started to rain.
Mrs. Landingham: You're not getting enough ruffage in your diet, you know I'm right about that.
Bartlet: I know I'd like to beat you senseless with a head of cabbabe, I know that for damn sure.
Mrs. Landingham: Once again you display an immaturity about vegetables that I think is not at all presidential.