Lorelai: You are not your uncle. I mean, would Louie ever build someone a chuppah, or help fix things around someone’s house without being asked, or make a special coffee cake with balloons for a girl’s sixteenth birthday?
Proprietor: (to Taylor, who is dressed in his Revolutionary War re-enactor’s uniform) Hey Taylor, cool threads. Very “one if by land.”
Have you ever been to Israel? Turbulent, I know, but I thought I’d go down and try to plant some peace down there, know what I mean? See if it grows and see if it spreads.
Israel is a country in the Middle East, on the southeastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea and the northern shore of the Red Sea.
- Reese’s Cup
Sy: So, like I say, it’s Halloween, right, and we’re lucky Louie doesn’t have razor wire around his yard, you know how he is. So finally one of the neighborhood kids, he gets all courageous and he goes sauntering up to the door and he goes ‘trick or treat!’ Louie finally throws the door open, looks at him and says, ‘Did you get a Reese’s Cup tonight?’ And the kid looks in his bag and he says, ‘Yes sir, I did.’ So Louie grabs it, says ‘thank you very much!,’ then slams the door in his face.
Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups are the No. 1 selling candy brand in the United States and consist of a milk, white, or dark chocolate cup filled with peanut butter, marketed by The Hershey Company.
- When Lorelai was filling in for Luke at the diner, a man comes in and asks if they’re still serving breakfast and Lorelai tells him that they serve it all day. However in the episode “Red Light on the Wedding” when Max is trying to decide what he wants, Luke comes up to him and hands him another menu and tells him it’s the lunch menu because they start serving lunch in an hour.
- When Rory and Jess are talking at Luke’s at the end of the episode, Rory’s hair is behind her ear during the whole scene expect for the last time the camera changes to her, when her hair is straight down.
- Lorelai tells Emily that Sookie can’t afford the wedding that she is planning because they are saving for a house. Why would Lorelai say this when Sookie has a house and Jackson moves in with Sookie after they are married?
- When Rory and Lorelai are talking in Luke’s apartment, Rory’s hair changes between shots.
Lane: Good distraction. Still thinking…thinking about world events, lots going on there. Thinking about the last movie I saw. Vin Diesel was in it. Thinking about Vin Diesel now. Thinking about where Vin Diesel got the name Vin Diesel. Thinking about Vin Diesel’s mysterious ethnicity. Thinking about how surprising it is to have so much to think about with Vin Diesel. Who knew, who knew? Okay, now I’m just thinking about the pain, we’re into pain here.
The Brady Bunch Hour is an American variety television series produced by Sid and Marty Krofft in association with CBS Television Distribution, which aired on ABC between 1976 to 1977. The show began as a 60-minute special titled The Brady Bunch Variety Hour on November 28, 1976. This special led to eight additional 60 minute episodes produced and aired as The Brady Bunch Hour from January to May 1977.
He started out as a bit of a hoodlum before he fell in with the right crowd
C-SPAN, an abbreviation of Cable-Satellite Public Affairs Network, is an American cable television network owned and online payday loans in KS operated by the cable industry.
The Breeders are an American alternative rock band formed in 1988 by Kim Deal of the Pixies and Tanya Donelly of Throwing Muses.
Sir John Falstaff is a fictional character who appears in three plays by William Shakespeare as a companion to Prince Hal, the future King Henry V.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is an agency of the United States Department of Justice that serves as both a federal criminal investigative body and an internal intelligence agency.
The Smithsonian Institution, established on August 10, 1846 “for the increase and diffusion of knowledge,” is a group of museums and research centers administered by the Government of the United States.
“Hey Jude” is a song by the English rock band the Beatles, written by Paul McCartney and credited to Lennon–McCartney.
Referring to William Randolph Hearst, the newspaper tycoon. He used his power to put forth certain stories that he thought would increase his paper sales. Paris is trying to skew Rory’s story in her favor, hence the comparison to William Randolph Hearst.
Mick Jagger is an English singer-songwriter, musician, composer and actor who gained fame as the lead singer and one of the founder members of the Rolling Stones.
Eve Harrington was Anne Baxter’s character in the classic 1950s film All About Eve, who gets to maneuver her way into then steal for herself the life and career of Broadway star Margo Channing, played by Bette Davis.
navy or maritime force is the branch of a nation’s armed forces principally designated for naval and amphibious warfare; namely, lake-borne, riverine, littoral, or ocean-borne combat operations and related functions.
Who’s the Boss? is an American sitcom created by Martin Cohan and Blake Hunter, which aired on ABC from September 20, 1984, to April 25, 1992.
The Derican Revolution (DAR) is a lineage-based membership service organization for women who are directly descended from a person involved in the United States’ efforts towards independence.
The Romaily in Russia. After Tsar Nicholas II gave up the throne, he and his family where placed under house arrest and later sent to Siberia then to Ekaterinberg where Tsar Nicholas II, his wife Tsarisa Alexandra and their 5 children – four daughters (Grand Duchesses) and there one son (Tsarvich) who was the heir to the Tsar throne – along with a number of their servants where murdered by the Bolshevik guards on July 17, 1918. There are still rumors that one of the Grand Duchesses and Tsarevich Alexei managed to escape, as they never found those two bodies. Recently, the Russian Orthodox Church in Russia canonized the last Tsar and his family as saints.
- Luke and Lorelai share their very first kiss in this episode, although some people may not consider it legitimate, since it is only in a dream sequence.