Barney is discouraged at being passed over yet again for promotion to the rank of deputy inspector.
Did You Know?
Interesting Facts about Microwaves:
- Transmitters ( "dishes" ) on the roof relay phone calls on microwave frequencies.
- For over fifteen years,the Russians beamed microwaves into the American Embassy in Moscow, two Ambassadors died of cancer, another had headaches. (According to a published National Institute of Health study, beams of microwaves from Soviet sources aimed at the US embassy building in Moscow were detected since 1953; Whether it caused actual harm is another matter entirely)
- Microwave equipment is designed for maximum safety.
- TV stations, Hospitals, Police, also utilize microwave frequencies.
Wojo, while looking out the window at the fog says: "looking at the fog dropping down the air shaft". Only the fog he looking at is moving in an upward direction. Probably because the smoke machine creating that "fog" is below the window. And since it's smoke, not fog. It tends to move in an upward direction. See more
Capt. Barney Miller
Look, believe me, the promotion really doesn't matter. If I never make Deputy Inspector, I can live with it. It really doesn't matter. That's the problem, don't you see, its becoming harder and harder to keep a sense of purpose around here. I mean, we bring people in, we ship them out, nothing changes.