Marco Polo

Trivia, Quotes, Notes and Allusions

Quotes (6)

  • Junior: I'd better call and send Hugh my regrets. Bobby: Junior! It's supposed to be a surprise. Junior: What are we, children? At our age it's enough surprise to get up in the morning.

  • Carmela: (on Lena Fegoli) She of the five page Christmas card. "And then on Flag Day, Grandpa Russ shook hands with Andrew Cuomo... what an honor." BFD! Hugh: (to A.J.) When we were kids in the Navy, he had such a bad case of crabs, we used to call him "the governor of Maryland."

  • Tony B.: When I first got out of the joint, I thought an airbag was Paulie Walnuts.

  • Carmela: Whatever we are, I am proud of it, unlike you obviously. Mary: I have always been proud of my heritage. Carmela: There are Italians all around with their closet self-loathing. I just never wanted to believe my mother was one of them!

  • Little Carmine: (on his trompe l'oeil painting) That's called a "trump-ay le oil".

  • Carmela: You're sorry? For what? Mary: Oh Carmela: No, no. I wanna hear. Mary: Oh, please Carmela. The off-color jokes, the sausage twirling... Carmela: Tony. Mary: These are cultured Italians. Russ is a success-a diplomat. This was a shock for them. Carmela: And he's such a diplomat, he insults his host?

Notes (1)

  • Music in this episode: "Allegheny Moon" by Patti Page; "Bad 'n' Ruin" by The Faces Feat. Rod Stewart; "Bandstand Boogie" by Pat Longo; "Cherry Pink and Apple Blossom White" by Perez Prado; "La Dolce Vita" by Nino Rota/Carlo Savina; "Classical Gas" by Mason Williams; "Come Go With Me" by Del Vikings; "Jersey Bounce" by Benny Goodman and His Orchestra; "Pompton Turnpike" by Charlie Barnett; "Sentimental Journey" by Hal McIntyre and His Orchestra; "Stardust" by Artie Shaw; "Wanted Dead or Alive" by Bon Jovi