Don’t Stop

Can you resist a first line like this?

It’s absolutely clear to me that the true predecessor of The West Wing, the great science fiction show that ended its seven-season run this spring, is the movie Who Framed Roger Rabbit.

No, I didn’t think so. The whole essay, by Graham Sleight, is here.

EDIT: Martin has the inevitable poll.

FURTHER EDIT: Abigail on The West Wing as fantasy.