“Advise and Consent” by Allen Drury: Mandatory Viewing by Senators?
“And now for something completely different”
Apropos, of course, no current events in particular, I pass along a recommendation. It’s from a friend and fellow political junkie. “The entire United States Senate should be required to sit through an endless looped showing of Advise and Consent.” The 1962 film is based on Allen Drury’s Pulitzer-prize winning 1959 novel. In the unlikely event you do not remember the film, click here.”
I agree utterly. I must watch it again. It is not a lighthearted flick….The Plot (excerpt from Wikipedia)
The President of the United States nominates Robert A. Leffingwell as Secretary of State.…