Pay attention tothe musical coda after the scene in which Lou sees mobster Patsy Reece for the first time. You'll recognise the first notes of The Godfather theme.
In this episode Rossi mentions that his family originally comes from New Jersey, that they moved to Burbank when he was young, and that his father was a barber.
Rossi: Ok, maybe I AM a little paranoid. But that's what makes me a great reporter.
Lou Grant : That's what makes you a pain in the neck.
Animal (when he discovers his photos of the mob resort have been replaced): I don't understand it. The only time that film was out of my sight was when the five minutes I was in thebathroom.
Lou: You picked a helluva time to take your annual shower!
Allen Williams doesn't appear in this episode but the uncredited voice of the television reporter sounds a lot like his ...