Francie refers to Paris and Jaime as "Gidget and Moondoggie."
Rory calls Francie Tina Louise, referencing the actress who plays Ginger, the red-headed movie star.
Francie calls Rory "Marlo Thomas".
Jess calls Clara "Tattoo" and tells her to look for the plane.
Lorelai is scared by a spider in her kitchen and says that its résumé includes a performance in Annie Hall. Dean responds with, "The size of a Buick?"
Paris recalls her mother forcing her to watch the film.
Rory calls herself, "the Rain Man of college applications."
Lorelai quotes the film, saying, "That'll do, pig. That'll do."
Jess says that talking to Clara is "like having Stuart Little crammed in your ear."