Lou gets homesick with Christmas approaching. Billie does a story on a family that is homeless for the holidays and public donations begin to pour in. After Rossi improperly uses a quote, Lou punishes him by assigning him to a boring story that turns out to be a juicy story. Written by
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[referring to Rossi
Now just what do you intend to do to discipline that young man?
Leave it to me. When you're dealing with a man of his talents, you have to be careful. He's very high strung, very temperamental. but he can be handled. It's a matter of understanding human psychology. I know how his mind works and therefore I know the right, psychological level on which to approach him.
[cut to Lou and Rossi in Lou's office
I'm gonna kill you, Rossi!
Lets not make irresponsible ...
Referenced in Lou Grant: Exposé