Flashbacks: The flashbacks featured in this episode of 'Orange is the New Black' focus on Alex and Piper's relationship before they were in prison.
Guest cast members Natasha Lyonne, Pablo Schreiber and Michael Harney have all made appearances on 'Orange is the New Black' creator Jenji Kohan's
former television series 'Weeds
Piper: Less than 24 hours and you're making a joke? Someone is dead.
Luschek: Jesus Christ, you having your red dot special? Communist in your fun-house? Crimson tide?
Piper: Okay, perfect, by all means. Attribute my legitimate feelings of sadness to menses.
Nicky: Did you really just say menses?
Luschek: That's gross.
Piper: You're gross.
Nicky: Great comeback.
Pornstache: Heavy stuff, huh?
Bennett: Yeah, it's hard to believe. You know?
Pornstache: What are you doing tonight?
Bennett: Nothing. Probably going to watch some SportsCenter, hit the hay.
Pornstache: You, um, you wanna get a drink?
Bennett: You know, I would, but I have this thing...
Pornstache: Come on! Don't be a pussy, one drink. You can watch your gay sports show tomorrow.
Alex: Hey, I'm proud of you.
Alex: Yeah. That was really brave. I mean, it was dumb, but brave.
Piper: You know. I don't think that anyone has ever used that word to describe me in the history of the universe.
Crazy Eyes: I'm going to make sure you get home today, no weird stuff.
Piper: Thanks...you know this doesn't mean I'm your wife, right?
Crazy Eyes: I'm in much more of a loving being single phase anyway. Don't wanna be tied down! You feel me?
Piper: Oh, I feel you.
When Larry is sitting down in the waiting room for his NPR interview, he has a bottle of water tucked under his arm. As he sits down, the camera angle changes, and the water bottle is suddenly in his hand.
When Piper goes to sit down with Alex to console her after the death of her mother, she leaves the third drawer down on the dresser open. A few moments later, when Alex stands up to get her things, the drawer can be seen closed in the background.
When Piper makes a joke about how Christmas lights are always tangled, Luschek calls her Seinfeld.
' was the title of a sitcom about a comedian.
When Luschek is making fun of Piper, he asks her if she is having her 'Crimson Tide.'
'Crimson Tide' is the title of a film from 1995 starring Gene Hackman
and Denzel Washington
Aleida calls Red Sherlock for figuring out that Daya is pregnant.
Sherlock Holmes is a fictional detective created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Snow White and the Seven Dwarves: When Crazy Eyes is rolling out her machinery for work, she says, "Hi-ho, hi-ho it's off to work I go.'
This is a line said by the dwarves in the Walt Disney film 'Snow White and the Seven Dwarves.'
Bennett tells Pornstache that his plans for the night include watching 'SportsCenter.'
' is the title of a television series that has been on the air since 1979.
Alex asks Piper if she's trying to gaslight her.
This is a reference to the 1994 film 'Gaslight,' starring Charles Boyer
and Ingrid Bergman
When Pornstache is at the bar with Bennett, he is trying to think of the name of an actor with eyes that bulge out.
This is likely a reference to American actor Steve Buscemi
, who is known for his unique appearance.
The Little Mermaid: Nicky says that she is going to dress up like Ursula from 'The Little Mermaid.'
'The Little Mermaid' is the title of a Disney film from 1989.
When Nicky is telling Daya what to do with Pornstache, she tells her that she has to "Lewinsky this shit."
This is a reference to Monica Lewinsky
, an American with whom President Bill Clinton
admitted to having an affair with.