Eager to spend time with Rachel, Ross pretends his building's washroom is rat-infested so he can join her at the laundromat. Chandler points out this could be a 'date' and the first time she'll see his underwear so it shouldn't be dirty! Rachel, the spoiled 'laundry virgin' feels managing this domestic chore is a real step to independence, but despite Ross's good advice she leaves a red sock in the machine. The real accomplishment comes where she has to stand up as no-nonsense-New Yorker against a rude, aggressive woman who invents rules to pretend it's not Rachel turn to do her laundry. Joey realizes he regrets dumping foxy Angela when he learns she is dating Bob. He proposes a double-date, then needs a girl stat. Monica agrees to be Joey's date but when she sees hunky Bob and realizes he's not Angela's brother she starts to enjoy the evening. Chandler drinks too much espresso while desperately trying to break up with neurotic Janice. Written by
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First appearance of Maggie Wheeler. See more
While talking with Angela in the restaurant restroom, Monica says, "My brother never even told me when he lost his virginity."
In the previous episode the following conversation happens:
Ross: "Today's the day Carol and I first consummated our physical relationship."
Joey: "You told your sister that?"
Ross: "Believe me, I told everyone!" See more
[Ross has traded in his "Snuggles" for a more manly laundry detergent
Uberweiss. It's strong, it's German, it's extra-tough.
References The Bullwinkle Show