Allison Janney (C.J. Cregg) does not appear in this episode.
With only 3 guest stars, this episode has the fewest guest stars of any West Wing episode.
The 17 people that know about Bartlet's condition are: Abbey Bartlet, Zoey Bartlet, Ellie Bartlet, Liz Bartlet, John (Bartlet's brother), Leo McGarry, John Hoynes, Admiral Percy Fitzwallace, Dr. Herman, Dr. David Lee, Toby Ziegler, 5 other doctors, and Bartlet himself.
Toby: So I'm led to wonder, given your condition and it’s lack of predictability why there isn’t simply a signed letter sitting in a file someplace. And the answer, of course, is that (laughs) if there was a ... a signed letter sitting in a file someplace, somebody would ask why.
Josh: I'm just saying, if you were in an accident, I wouldn't have stopped for a beer.
Donna: If you were in an accident, I wouldn't stop for red lights.
Josh: Did you get the flowers?
Donna: Yes, I did.
Josh: Did you like them?
Donna: They were very pretty.
Josh: Do you know why I sent them?
Donna: I know why you think you sent them to me.
Josh: It’s our anniversary.
Donna: No, it’s not.
Josh: I’m the sort of guy who remembers those things!
Donna: No, you’re the sort of guy who sends a woman flowers to be mean. You’re really the only person I’ve ever met who can do that.
Josh: I’m quite something.
Sam: You're going back to Smith College, the cradle of feminism, to argue in opposition of the Equal Rights Amendment? They're gonna hate you.
Ainsley: I'm a straight Republican from North Carolina, and you don't think they hated me the first time around?
Sam: We're not making fun of the host.
Ainsley: Who are we making fun of?
Sam: When I was downstairs, I made a decision. I'm gonna register with the Republican Party - and I'll tell you why, if you're curious. It's because they're a freedom-loving people.
Ainsley: We also like beef.
Toby: It's seventeen people, by the way.
Bartlet: I'm sorry?
Toby: You knew. We weren't counting you. It's seventeen people.
Sam: Certainly not if Phyllis Schlafly over here has her way.
Phyllis Schlafly is well-known for her arguements against the Equal Rights Amendment.
Josh: Hey, Ado Annie, I sent you flowers!
Ado Annie is a character from the musical Oklahoma!.