Tony gets a call from one of his police sources when they break up a party Meadow had secretly organized at her grandmother's empty house. Tony and Carmella agree that she needs to be punished but Meadow prove to be quite an expert at manipulating them. Jackie Aprile's brother Richie is out of prison after 10 years and he wants things to be like they were before he left. Richie visits Beansie Gaetta, a one-time business associate,and let's him know in no uncertain terms that he's the boss now that he's back. Richie has his eye Janice, an old high school flame. He even tells Christopher to be careful how he treats his niece Adriana. Dr. Melfi meanwhile meets Tony in a restaurant and embarrasses herself. She tries to talk about her feelings of guilt with her own psychiatrist. Written by
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This is the only episode directed by Lee Tamahori
, a native New Zealander, and it's certainly the only episode directed by someone who also happens to be half-British and half-native Maori, as is Tamahori. See more
Janice's disability check comes from the treasurer of the county of Olympia - Olympia is the state capitol, not a county (it is located in Thurston county). Furthermore, the zip code, 98569, is for Ocean Shores - over 60 miles west of Olympia. See more
I thought I told you to back the fuck off Beansie!
I did, then I put it in drive
Oh, you think this is funny? That guy may never walk again, did you know that? And for what? 'Cause he didn't duke you enough? 'Cause he didn't visit you in the can? When was the last time you visited anybody in the can Richie? When was the last time you gave a fuck about anybody but Richie Aprile?
Well, you remember one thing this you'd better hear! You want a talk of this old school bullshit about the ...
References The Wizard of Oz
I'll Never Fall in Love Again
Written by Burt Bacharach and Hal David
Performed by Dionne Warwick See more