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
Did You Know?
Sinister ex-con Richie Aprile is introduced, portrayed here and in 10 additional episodes by David Proval
. Like many other supporting "Sopranos" cast members, Proval was a graduate of the Martin Scorsese
'school' of filmmaking, having co-starred in the iconic New York director's early breakthrough feature Mean Streets
(1973) in 1973. 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 off Beansie!
I did. Then I put it in Drive.
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