Flashbacks: The flashbacks featured in this episode of 'Orange is the New Black' focus on Tricia's life before she was in prison.
When Piper and Larry meet for the first time, Larry is watching the television show 'Weeds.' 'Orange is the New Black' creator Jenji Kohan
also the created, wrote and produced 'Weeds
Bennett: Who the hell are you?
Cesar: I'm a friend of the family, bro.
Bennett: Alright, well, you need to leave. Now.
Cesar: When I heard what was going on I got really concerned because I love them Diaz girls. And then I heard there was a prison guard slipping it to my Daya. I know you're not taking her to a dinner and a movie first, but I hear you was in the army. So I figured you might have some kind of honour code, or something, right? You wouldn't just get a girl pregnant and forget about her, would you?
Cesar: Where you gonna put the crib, bro?
Sophia: So when's your visitor?
Miss Claudette: Who said I have a visitor?
Sophia: You've never let me tough your hair. I would take it personally if I didn't know how cheap you are with your commissary. It must be pretty special for you to part with all those Tums.
Miss Claudette: It's a friend. Someone I haven't seen in a long time.
Sophia: Oh? How long?
Miss Claudette: Ten years.
Sophia: Oh. Well, that is a long time.
Cal: Okay bye Piper! Love you, stay out of the stew.
Piper: SHU...the SHU.
Cal: Yeah, isn't that what I said?
Bennett: Cesar came to my house.
Bennett: Cesar. Am I saying that right? He's tall, bald. Has apparently killed with his bare hands, and a blunt object, and a hunting knife, an assortment of fire arms. Says he's a family friend. Oh, and he loves children! He wanted to make sure that I'd have room for the crib.
Daya: My mom must have told him.
Bennett: When were you going to tell me?
When Bennett's apartment is stormed by Cesar, Cesar refers to the town that they all live in as "Sleepy Hollow."
'Sleepy Hollow' is the title of a film from 1999 by director Tim Burton
Fifty Shades of Grey:
Alex refers to Crazy Eyes as "Fifty Shades of Crazy Eyes."
This is a reference to the E.L. James
erotic novel 'Fifty Shades of Grey.'
The Cosby Show:
Crazy Eyes tells the guard that she wants to act, and play a role, like in one of the Shakespeare plays or Claire Huxtable.
Claire Huxtable is a character from the television series' 'The Cosby Show
Cesar calls Bennett 'RoboCop' when he breaks into his apartment and see's his prosthetic leg.
'RoboCop' is the title of a film from 1987 starring Peter Weller
The Wizard of Oz:
Janae tells Pennsatucky that she is all show and nothing behind the curtain, like 'The Wizard of Oz.'
'The Wizard of Oz' is the title of a film from 1939 starring Judy Garland
The Hungry March Band: When Piper and Larry meet for the first time, Piper tells him that she is going to see a brass band, and Larry asks if it is 'The Hungry March Band.'
'The Hungry March Band' is a brass band that was formed in 1997.
Larry tells Piper that he was going to go and see the band, but instead he is going to stay home because 'Almost Famous' was going to be playing on television.
'Almost Famous' is the title of a film from 2000 starring Billy Crudup
and Kate Hudson
Season 1, Episode 9:
After Piper was released from SHU at the end of 1x09 "F*cksgiving
," she sought out Alex and kissed her.
Season 1, Episode 3:
Alex asks Piper if the playing cards smell like urine, and says that it is bringing back memories of "Fifty Shades of Crazy Eyes." This is a reference to 1x03 "Lesbian Request Denied
," when Crazy Eyes peed on Piper's floor.
Season 1, Episode 9:
Healy called Larry at the end of 1x09 "F*cksgiving
" and told him that Piper was in the SHU for lesbian activities.