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Author: Saranya Murthy

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This is an original continuing story, composed and narrated by Saranya Murthy, featuring characters created by Barbara Hall. A complete list of references can be found in the description of each episode.

Currently airing: Season 2 - Wise Fool
47 Episodes
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The Ballad of Emma Mitchell

The Ballad of Emma Mitchell

2020-01-1700:08:49

This episode has no references.
First Date

First Date

2020-01-1000:09:38

This episode has no references.
Exploratory Committee

Exploratory Committee

2020-01-0300:13:58

REFERENCES 1.  The one where Elizabeth is nicknamed "Madam Sexy-tary."  Madam Secretary. Season 3, CBS.  Netflix, https://www.netflix.com/watch/80112465?trackId=14277283 2.  Bradford, Sarah.  America's Queen.  London: Viking.  2000.  Print.
Rescue Op

Rescue Op

2019-12-2700:07:48

This episode has no references.
U-Boat

U-Boat

2019-12-2000:08:05

This episode has no references.
Lionel’s Wedding

Lionel’s Wedding

2019-12-1300:12:21

This episode has no references.
Internal Affairs

Internal Affairs

2019-12-0600:15:49

REFERENCES 1.  The one where Stevie suspects Henry of having an affair.
Bait And Switch

Bait And Switch

2019-11-2900:15:42

This episode has no references.
Cut Dead

Cut Dead

2019-11-2200:10:52

REFERENCES 1.  The one where Elizabeth's photo is on a magazine cover.  Madam Secretary. Season 3, CBS.  Netflix, https://www.netflix.com/watch/80112465?trackId=14277283
A Phone-y Conversation

A Phone-y Conversation

2019-11-1500:08:44

Mature subject matter.  Listener discretion is advised.
Impact Statement

Impact Statement

2019-11-0800:13:56

REFERENCES 1. “Invasive Species." Madam Secretary. Season 2, Episode 13, CBS, 31 Jan. 2016. Netflix, https://www.netflix.com/watch/80112465?trackId=14277283
The Family Name

The Family Name

2019-11-0100:11:10

REFERENCES 1. “Invasive Species." Madam Secretary. Season 2, Episode 13, CBS, 31Jan. 2016. Netflix, https://www.netflix.com/watch/80112465?trackId=14277283 2. “Grief is not a crisis of character, nor is it a loss of faith. But it is the price of love.” Unknown. This quotation was recited by an official in the wake of the ML 290 crash.
The Drinking Game

The Drinking Game

2019-10-2500:09:24

REFERENCES (with apologies to "Friends") 1.  The one where Henry is nursing a hangover.  Madam Secretary. Season 3, CBS.  Netflix, https://www.netflix.com/watch/80112465?trackId=14277283
The Better Man

The Better Man

2019-10-1800:08:37

REFERENCES This episode has no references.
The Life of the Party

The Life of the Party

2019-10-1100:09:31

This episode has no references.
Campaign Promises

Campaign Promises

2019-10-0400:09:42

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Bipartisan House

Bipartisan House

2019-09-2700:07:18

This episode has no references.
Freedom of Speech

Freedom of Speech

2019-09-2000:08:43

This episode has no references.
Lone Ranger

Lone Ranger

2019-09-1300:16:52

This episode has no references.
Independent

Independent

2019-09-0600:14:22

This episode re-tells the events in "Breakout Capacity" (Season 3 Episode 8 of Madam Secretary) from Jason’s point of view. There are thirty direct quotes: 1. “I know everyone’s obsessing about the Tenth Amendment but last time I checked, I’m still protected under the First.” 2. “Make him take it off.” 3. “If Jason really feels that Reynolds will make a better President, I’m OK with his wearing it.” 4. “Student debt! Big difference!” 5. “Fine. Mock me. We’ll see who’s laughing when the revolution comes.” 6. “Yeah, I saw. On your profile.” 7. “You saw, huh?” 8. “Take it down.” 9. “Why?” 10. “Do I really need to spell it out for you?” 11. “Fine. We done?” 12. “No. Suppose Reynolds does become President. What then?” 13. “Then he’s President.” 14. “What’s his stance on nuclear weapons?” 15. “Reynolds believes each country should be able to determine its own weapons policy.” 16. “So if Iran decides it wants nuclear weapons, you think it should have them?” 17. “What? No! I mean … I’m not sure.” 18. “If you’re going to embarrass your family, you had better make sure you can defend your point of view. So either educate yourself or stop talking.” 19. “Well, I knew you were angry but are you abandoning me?” 20. “You know, the first time my dad brought my brother and sisters and me to Washington, I thought we’d visit the monuments and the museums. Instead, he brought us here.” 21. “Why? To commune with dumpsters?” 22. “No. Union members marched here to protest for an eight-hour workday. Instead of negotiating, their employers organized a militia against them. They brought the wounded in here. Two men died right there.” 23. “Wow. Is there a plaque or something?” 24. “No. I guess that was kind of the point. Sometimes you don’t do things just to get a trophy.” 25. "Your grandfather dedicated his life to helping others." 26. "Yeah, I know.  You resented him for it." 27. "Yeah.  I think I joined the Marines just to tick him off."  (paraphrased) 28. "Yeah, but you don't regret joining the Marines." 29. "No … but I had to grow into it." 30. “You’ve got gifts, Jason. An incredible facility for thought and language. That’s power. But until you can harness that power to something bigger than yourself, that power is wasted. No one’s ever going to take you seriously. That’s all I’m saying.” REFERENCES 1. “Breakout Capacity." Madam Secretary. Season 3, Episode 8, CBS, 27 Nov. 2016. Netflix, https://www.netflix.com/watch/80188789?trackId=13752289
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