Tony's income is down thanks to a slowing economy but it's having an effect on everyone. He makes sure his capos know they're supposed to be earners. Uncle Junior meets Tony and he's worried about his trial that's starting in jut over a week. He's also going broke because of lawyers fees and wants Tony to give him a bigger cut of the pie. Tony won't hear of it. Carmela is shocked to see Angie Bompiensero working in a grocery store and begins to worry about her own future should anything happen to Tony. She wants him to do a little estate planning. Tony however wants to start investing in property. FBI agent Deborah Ciccerone is still undercover working as Adriana's BFF. Christoper isn't keen on driving Tony around instead of Furio. He's also taken to using hard drugs. Tony has an important piece of information for him. Janice takes an interest in Ralph Cifarello. Junior puts Bobby Bacala in charge of his business affairs during the trial. Paulie is in jail on a gun charge but still ... Written by
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The title is a reference to a phrase printed on all American dollar bills: "This Note Is Legal Tender For All Debts, Public And Private". See more
Paulie Walnuts calls Johnny Sack's cell phone collect from prison. Most cell phones cannot receive collect calls. There are pre-paid services that can forward a call onto a cell phone, but we only see Paulie dialing "0" on the jail's phone, which is the usual way to make a collect call. See more
Anthony 'Tony' Soprano Sr.
I want to know why there's zero growth in this family's receipts. Where's the fucking money?! You're supposed to be earners. That's why you've got the top-tiered positions. So I want each one of you to go out to your people on the street, crack some fucking heads, making some fucking earnings out there!
The end credits for this episode play over a close-up of the $20 bill that Christopher sticks to his mother's refrigerator instead of the standard black background. See more
My Rifle, My Pony and Me
Music by Dimitri Tiomkin
Lyrics by Paul Francis Webster
Performed by Dean Martin
and Ricky Nelson See more