Sunday July 22 finds the “News Night” team in the midst of its coverage of the ouster of Egyptian President Mubarak when they they learn of a protest in Wisconsin condemning Gov. Scott Walker’s bill to balance the budget by cutting teachers’ jobs. As Maggie, Jim and Don hustle to get side-by-side views of the simultaneous uprisings on air, Neal tracks down an Egyptian insider, who can get on-the-ground updates from Cairo.
Check out two sneak peeks from the episode below, featuring Will’s ‘soft spot’ revealed in front of the team, and embarrassment all round when news of Mac’s accidental mass email comes back to haunt her in a way no one imagined.
‘Amen’ was written by Aaron Sorkin and directed by Daniel Minahan.