As The World Turns

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Quotes (1557)

  • (After learning that Chris got expelled from Columbia University.) John Dixon: I know it'll be all right. I'm going down to E.R. and have the foot removed from my mouth. I'll catch you later.

  • (Special announcement at the end of the show.) Tamara Tunie: Every two minutes, an American is sexually assaulted. If it's happened to you, it's not too late to get help. Call the National Sexual Assault hotline at 1-800-656-HOPE. Don't let another two minutes go by.

  • (While discussing Marshall's recent rape of Jessica.) Marshall: If you're trying to equate me with the vicious deviant who attacked you, you're very much mistaken and way out of line. Margo: No, I'm not. A rape is a rape is a rape. The only difference is the details.

  • Carly: Hey, you heard the news? Rose: Huh? Emily: What news? Carly: The miracles of miracles, I designed an entire line for Monte Carlo. Rose: You’re kidding. Carly: I showed it to Rosanna and she loves it, I have to admit Barbara had me quaking in my pumps there for a minute, I’ve never been blocked like that before and I was worried but, but somehow I bustered through it, and I wouldn’t have been able to, without friends like you. Emily: Oh. Carly: And Barbara, wherever she is. Rose: I think we shuld have some champagne, make a little toast to Monte Carlo. Emily: To your new beginning. Rose: Oh, and to Barbara Ryan. (Rose and Emily look at Carly in confusion Carly: For disappearing, she’s finally giving the people wat they want Emily: Arh , right, ok come on.

  • Rose: Let’s have a look at those presents over there, Em. Emily: I’d love to Rose. Rose: Any word on Barbara? Emily: You kidding me, I keep having these visions of her blowing in this place with the watch and waving it in Hal’s face this is her’s she did it she’s the one who kidnapped me. Rose: Take a deep breath, have a glass of champagne and stick to the original plan. Emily: The plan? Rose: Deny, deny, deny!

  • Lucinda: Bit chilly for an outdoor wedding don’t you think? Craig: Well the temperature has dropped a bit since you arrived. What are you doing here? Lucinda: Well, I was invited by your daughter she told me to come and, she’s very thrilled you know about being a member of this wedding. I wouldn’t have missed this for anything. Craig: So I suppose that means you’ll be staying? Lucinda: Oh yes, yes I always loved it when the circus came to town. (Craig and Lucinda laugh

  • Craig: Emily, Emily everything’s going to be fine just calm down, I’m the one getting married today, I’m the one who’s suppose to have the jitters. (On the phone to Emily) Emily: You’re worried about slipping a ring on Rosanna’s finger? I’m worried about my super cop husband slipping a pair of handcuffs on me and, if that happens Craig I swear to god I’m singing like a Canary and, you’re gonna spend your honeymoon .... (Craig hangs up the phone)

  • Officer : And this cabin is where, the Pine Barrens. OK, a voice inside screaming like a banshee, yeah I got it we’ll check it out. Emily: They found the eagle and were about to be a bunch of dead ducks, what are we gonna do! (On phone to Rose) Rose: Three things, first we deny, then we deny and we deny, more. Just take deep breaths ok and I’ll see you at the wedding. DustyTrouble? Rose: Oh yeah, Barbara’s about to be let loose on the world again.

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Notes (981)

  • Actress Heidi Dippold was originally slated to play Charlotte Lindsay in the flashback scenes.

  • This is Christopher Goutman's first official day as executive producer.

  • Series Finale

  • As the World Turns changed their ending credits after this episode, squeezing the credits into 1/3 of the screen while previews or advertisements fill the remainder.

  • This is the first episode written by Craig Heller.

  • This is Annie Parisse's last contract appearance as Julia.

  • This is Napiera Danielle's first contract appearance as Bonnie.

  • This is Mark C. Collier's first contract appearance as Mike.

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Trivia (529)

  • WOAK Radio is found at 95.5 FM. They play all the hits from the '80s, '90s and today.

  • Since Casey is Craig's nephew, the DNA test would have shown that he had a familial connection to Craig's son, which surely would have raised some red flags when the results were read.

  • Katie and B.J. dance to The Trouble with Love Is, the fourth and final single from Kelly Clarkson's debut album, Thankful.

  • One of the songs that Katie and B.J. dance to is Pon de Replay by Rihanna's from her debut album Music of the Sun in 2005.

  • Henry's ringtone is the William Tell Overture.

  • The song that B.J. plays for Katie is Wicked Game by Chris Isaak, from the 1989 album Heart Shaped World.

  • The song played when Gwen & Maddie arrive at Al's Diner is Great Balls of Fire, a 1957 song written by Otis Blackwell and sung by Jerry Lee Lewis.

  • The final song that the Teens danced to in Al's Diner and at WOAK is Bring It On Home to Me, originally released by R&B singer-songwriter Sam Cooke.

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Allusions (208)

  • Rose D'Angelo: Like these high heels used to belong to Cher. Cher is a famous entertainer who has won a Grammy, an Oscar, an Emmy, and three Golden Globe Awards.

  • Michael Baldwin: Your Honor, I was convicted of attempted murder and attempted rape. Michael Baldwin was initially well-known on The Young and the Restless for being a true scum bag. He attempted to rape Christine Blair, then shot Paul Williams when he came to rescue her. He initially lost his license to practice law when he went to prison, but managed to get it back a few years later.

  • Keith Morrissey: I knew a Baldwin once. Wiley character. This is a tongue-in-cheek reference to Kin Shriner's recent turn on The Young and the Restless (where the character of Michael Baldwin is from) as Harrison Bartlett.

  • Maddie Coleman: She makes Paris Hilton look like a Rhodes scholar, so don't even waste your breath. Paris Hilton is an American celebrity and is the heiress to part of the Hilton Hotel fortune. The Rhodes Scholarship is the world's oldest international fellowship.

  • Barbara Ryan: Lovely. Bonnie and Clyde. Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow were two famous criminals who traveled through the United States during the Great Depression.

  • B.J. Green: I was talking to the deejay and he asked me what kind of dance music I wanted to play, and I just went totally blank and the only song I could think of was 'Monster Mash'. Monster Mash is a novelty song from 1962 by Bobby 'Boris' Pickett.

  • Maddie Coleman: Guys, 'nothing good ever comes from violence'. It's a quote. Martin Luther. 1483 to 1546. Doesn't anybody else do homework around here? Martin Luther was a German monk, church reformer, and theologian.

  • Iris Dumbrowski: Would you just give me a minute to wake up? Well. If it isn't Beaver Cleaver. 'Beaver' Cleaver is a character from the sitcom Leave it to Beaver which ran from 1957 to 1963 and originally aired on CBS and ABC.

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