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The Sorkin That Was: The West Wing

As the world speeds toward the debut of Aaron Sorkin's new HBO drama, The Newsroom, this weekend, we're looking back at his previous highs and lows on television. Sports Night was fun enough, but when it comes to the really good stuff, there's no alternative to The West Wing.

West Wing Creator Plans John Edwards Biopic

Aaron Sorkin may just have made my year. The West Wing and Charlie Wilson's War writer, always at his best when writing smart political drama full of flawed characters, has optioned a tell-all book written by one of John Edwards' aides.