Close Encounters of the Theological Kind
“We’d like the White House to pay a little more attention to UFOs.”
This is the request made to White House Deputy Communications Director Sam Seaborn, played by Rob Lowe, in Season 1, Episode 5 (“The Crackpots and These Women”) of The West Wing.
“Are we paying any attention at all right now?” Sam asks.
“No,” he is told.
Reality occasionally im…