Barney Miller

Season 2 Episode 4


Aired Thursday 8:00 PM Oct 02, 1975 on ABC



  • Trivia

  • Quotes

    • Kelly: Well, here I am back home again at the United Nations.

    • Chano: Mr. Ditka, what are you doing up on a roof cleaning your rifle? Why don't you clean your rifle in your apartment?
      Ditka: I like to be in full view of the local youth. Just another way of saying: 'Emile Ditka's got a gun'.

    • Fish: Did they tell you why they need a new chief of police?
      Barney: The old chief passed away.
      Fish: He died of boredom. He was sitting behind his desk one day, in his office, when a guy who was bored came in and shot him.

  • Notes

  • Allusions

    • Harris: They must have seen Blazing Saddles by now.

      Blazing Saddles (1974) was a blockbuster satiric comedy directed by Mel Brooks. A spoof of movie westerns, the film featured a black sherriff played by Cleavon Little arriving in a steroetypical white breadOld Westtown.