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The West Wing Weekly


An episode-by-episode discussion of The West Wing, one of television’s most beloved shows, co-hosted by one of its stars, Joshua Malina, along with Hrishikesh Hirway of Song Exploder.

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0.20: A West Wing Weekly Special to Discuss A West Wing Special To Benefit When We All Vote (with Aaron Sorkin)

Oct 28 • 01:15:54

Introducing: Home Cooking

Mar 30 • 17:31

We want to introduce you to a brand new emergency quarantine podcast mini-series called Home Cooking. It’s from Hrishi and chef Samin Nosrat, author of the award-winning cookbook Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat, and host of the Netflix show by the same name. The first episode just came out, and features Josh as the special guest. If you’ve missed hearing Josh and Hrishi in conversat...

7.22: Tomorrow (Live with cast and crew of The West Wing)

Jan 29 • 02:12:24

As the Bartlet administration ends, so does our podcast. We recorded our finale live in Los Angeles, at the Theatre at the Ace Hotel. This episode has two parts: first, we discuss "Tomorrow," with several guests joining us. Then, we take a fond look back at the entire series, along with thirty (30!) guests from the cast and crew, including Aaron Sorkin and Thomas Schlamme....

7.21: Institutional Memory (with Janet Ashikaga)

Jan 22 • 01:12:43

CJ & Danny and Will & Kate all ponder what's next, and Josh & Hrishi do, too, as we discuss "Institutional Memory." We're joined by someone who also posseses institutional memory: the fantastic Janet Ashikaga, editor on The West Wing (including this episode), as well as Sports Night and Seinfeld....

7.20: The Last Hurrah (with Mary-Louise Parker and Teri Polo)

Jan 15 • 01:19:19

7.19: Transition (Live with Bradley Whitford)

Jan 8 • 01:17:16

0.19: John Wells

Dec 17 • 01:00:56

For our last episode of the year, we've got a special one with television legend John Wells. We've been talking about him for seven seasons, and now we finally got him to talk to us directly. Our conversation spans the entire history of The West Wing, since John Wells served as Executive Producer for every single episode....

7.18: Requiem (with memories of John Spencer from the cast and crew)

Dec 11 • 01:13:02

0.18: Small Block of Cheese Day (The West Wing Weekly Forever)

Dec 6 • 14:31

In the main foyer of our podcast, we have this small block of cheese, there for any and all who might want a snack. We want this block of cheese to stick around forever, and never get moldy, or get thrown out! To do so, we’re hoping you’ll support our wonderful podcast network, Radiotopia, the refrigerator that keeps our show fresh in this increasingly painful metaphor. We...

7.17: Election Day, Part 2 (with Jimmy Smits)

Nov 27 • 01:18:01

As we finish the long arc of the Presidential campaign with this momentous West Wing episode, Jimmy Smits joins us to tell us about his experience playing Matt Santos. For more, visit

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