Season 1 Episode 2

The Five and a Half Pound Junkie

Aired Wednesday 9:00 PM Jan 24, 1975 on ABC



  • Trivia

  • Quotes

    • Rooster: He ain't gonna tell you nuthin'.
      Baretta: How do you know he ain't gonna tell me nothin'. You so smart dealin' out info for twenty dollars a lick, go get loved.
      Rooster: See ya later BIG TIME.

    • Rooster: Now you talkin'.
      Baretta: You talk.
      Rooster: Well you know this character Ricky Parrish you talkin' about.
      Baretta: Yeah
      Rooster: Ain't no sense in lookin' for him no more.
      Baretta: How come?
      Rooster: Word is he got snuffed.
      Baretta: Already
      Rooster: Hey man, that's the way it goes man, here today, gone tomorrow. Hope he had a righteous good time while he was here.

    • Baretta: (to Sue) My dad was a con and I promised him I'd become a flat foot and that's the name of that tune.

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