The owner of a football team is found dead in his swimming pool. It looks like an accident, a slip and fall; however, Columbo doesn't really believe in this being an accident and investigates as if it was a murder case - but the person he suspects has a powerful alibi. Written by
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Did You Know?
The Los Angeles Coliseum stadium shots from the beginning of the show are from Super Bowl I, 15 January 1967. (You can see the Kansas City Chiefs graphics painted on the end zone field, as well as some of the Chiefs' cheerleaders.) See more
The radio in Columbo's Peugeot appears to be a European model with a frequency band not compatible with American AM radio. Therefore, he would not be able to tune in to an American station to listen to the football game on his car radio. See more
You know, when I'm listening to a game and my wife interrupts - I can't help myself - I want to hear that game, and I don't care how important the interruption.
[trying to hear a game himself
Your wife has my sympathy.
Edited from A Gathering of Eagles
Eine kleine Nachtmusik
composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart See more