Always willing to help, Luke lends his truck to Lorelai to get Rory moved into her dorm despite how much trouble it turns out to be. Meanwhile, the Gilmores realize Rory is growing up, but Lorelai helps her ease into her new life. Paris turns out to be one of Rory's new roommates and not by accident. Luke has to deal with his pending divorce.
Did You Know?
When Rory is on her tour of Yale her tour guide mentions the post 9/11 environment. This is the first and only time Gilmore girls mentions 9/11 attacks. See more
When Lorelai brings Luke back his truck after the sleepover at Yale, he asked her if she kept it in "park". Much of this episode was about Lorelai learning to drive a manual transmission. There is no "park" on a manual transmission. In addition, when he is showing her a diagram for the stick shift positions, he refers to "reverse" and "drive" -- also not on manual transmission. See more
Do you know how vulnerable you are to venereal disease?
All hail to the queen of the non sequiturs.
This parent orientation I went to was a nonstop litany of the horrors awaiting college freshman. You're supposed to carry a whistle, a flashlight, a crucifix, and a loaded Glock with you at all times.
References The Matrix
Bright Future in Sales
Written by Chris Collingwood
and Adam Schlesinger
Performed by Fountains of Wayne See more