Jack asks Mark as a favor to operate on his godfather, mob don Alfredo Bartolo aka Alfred 'Al' Bartell, who checked into hospital as Mr. Johnson with his entourage. Alas 'Al' dies on the operation table, apparently from an improbable switch of clearly differently colored suture types. Al's son and heir Vinnie Bartell blames and implicitly threatens Mark; according to Steve's FBI contact agent Gayle Wheeler, Vinnie was looking to take over the 'family business', while Jack believes family is sacred even for that murderous scum and finds out a suspicious cleaning lady in OR was fake. Mark's rental car (after an ordinary accident) is blown up by a bomb... Written by
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The title comes from a comic routine performed by Bill Saluga
of the Ace Trucking Company comedy troupe using the character R. J. Johnson, Jr. "You doesn't has ta call me Johnson - you can call me RAY or you can call me JAY..." See more
When Mark is getting yet another rental car, we see the one blown up on a truck in the rental car company's lot behind him. That car would be evidence in an attempted murder case and would definitely be in the police impound until after the case is over. See more