“You’re not gonna believe this. The guy killed 16 Czechoslovakians. He was an interior decorator.”- Paulie Walnuts, misunderstanding the difference between Chechans and Czechs, and the Russian Interior Ministry and people that furnish apartments.

Christopher Moltisanti responds: “His house looked like shit.”

That’s the kind of dialogue you got on The Sopranos. Tonight it all comes to an end. The creator, David Chase, says he has known how it will end for over two years. But no one is telling. I can’t wait to find out, even as I dread the end of one of the greatest television shows ever produced.

James Galdolfini’s portrayal of Tony Soprano is probably the most complete and convincing job of acting ever done for the small screen. Edie Falco’s portrayal of his wife was often stunning.

Predictions around here say that Tony’s daughter Meadow gets kidnapped and killed tonight. It’s the best way to lure Tony out of hiding.