Lorelai and Rory are fresh back from Atlantic City, where they had a late celebration of Rory's 21st birthday. Lorelai surprises herself when she finds the perfect wedding dress in the first shop she looks in, and finishes planning the wedding in no time. Back at Yale, Rory moves into Paris and Doyle's run-down apartment and rejoins the Daily News. Lane is distressed after her break-up with Zach and takes it out on her mother. Luke meets up with Anna, the mother of his twelve-year-old daughter. Written by
Peter Brandt Nielsen
Did You Know?
When Paris, now editor of the Yale Daily News, is handing out assignments, a "Russ Tamblyn" gets the Sports beat. Russ Tamblyn
is the actor who played Dr. Jacoby in the cult series Twin Peaks
(1990). Later in this episode, Luke's old girlfriend Anna Nardini makes her first appearance, played by the actress Sherilyn Fenn
, who also had a major role in Twin Peaks. In seasons 2 and 3, another Twin Peaks actor - Mädchen Amick
- appeared as Rory's dad Christopher's girlfriend Sherry Tinsdale. See more
In this episode, Rory gets in her car and starts to drive away, but when a close up is shot of the side of the car it is clearly not Rory driving. A man's hairy arm with a Hawaiian shirt and gold watch is shown steering the car out of the driveway. See more
Hey, Luke! You happy?
Me too, it's pretty cool, isn't it?
Yeah, it is.
References The Wizard of Oz
(I've Got a) Golden Ticket
Written by Leslie Bricusse
and Anthony Newley
Performed by Melissa McCarthy See more