Deaths: Adriana La Cerva (shot); Gilbert Nieves (stabbed)
Writer Terence Winter won the Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series for his script for this episode.
Drea de Matteo (Adriana La Cerva) won the Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for her performance in this episode.
Michael Imperioli (Christopher Moltisanti) won the Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for his performance in this episode.
This episode was named the #1 Sopranos episode by Empire Magazine.
A scene in which Christopher tells Tony about Adriana was cut but later reaired in "The Ride
" as a flashback.
Christopher: They gotta take out her colon, give her a semicolon.
Christopher: Anything on Tony B.?
Silvio: Nah, he's still on the milk carton.
Christopher: (to Adriana) There she is. My smelly valentine.
Tony: Like Popeye says, I yam what I yam.
Carmela: Well, I didn't marry a cartoon.