The One with the Dirty Girl

Trivia, Quotes, Notes and Allusions

Quotes (14)

  • Chandler: What did you get for Angela Delveccio for her birthday? Joey: She didn't have a birthday while we were going out. Chandler: For three years?

  • Chandler: Hi. You guys have any wrapping paper? Phoebe: Oh! Is it for my birthday present? Chandler: Pheebs, it was your birthday, like, months ago. Phoebe: Yeah, but remember you said you ordered something special, and it just hasn't come yet? Chandler: Well, I have a call in about that. Phoebe: 'Kay.

  • Monica: I just had to turn down a job catering a funeral for sixty people. Rachel: Oh, my God! What happened? Monica: Sixty guests.

  • Rachel: (About Ross's new girlfriend) Well maybe she and her friends are just having a contest to see who can bring home the biggest geek. Ross: Fine by me, hope she wins!

  • Phoebe: (To Monica) Wow, what is with all the negativity? You sound like "Moni-can't," not "Moni-can"! (Pause) Moni-ca.

  • Phoebe: Yeah... And what a great way to say "I secretly love you, roommate's girlfriend!!" Chandler: It doesn't say that. Does it? Ross: How do you think it's gonna look when you get her something incredibly meaningful and expensive and her boyfriend Joey gives her an orange?

  • Kathy: The Velveteen Rabbit? I kinda have the feeling you had something to do with it. Chandler: What do you mean? Kathy: Well, when Joey gave it to me, he said, "This is 'cause I know you like rabbits and I know you like cheese."

  • Chandler: (About the book) Okay, but don't touch it because your fingers have destructive oils. Rachel: Oh. Well you'd better keep it away from Ross' hair.

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Notes (2)

  • International Episode Titles: Czech Republic: Nepoř√°dnice (Messy Girl)

  • This episode runs 23:14 on DVD (a typical sitcom runs about 22:00).

Trivia (6)

  • Goof: When Joey is showing the pen he got for Kathy's birthday, Rachel's hair is behind her right ear. When the camera angle changes, her hair is down, and then it's behind her ear again.

  • Continuity: Chandler says that Joey was with a girl for three years. However in the first episode Chandler talks about how they have never had a relationship that lasted "longer than a mento."

  • Goof: After Phoebe finally gets the widow to pay her and Monica is alone with the guests, the boom mic is clearly visible at the top of the screen.

  • Goof: In the opening scene when the gang is spying on Ross through the window, Phoebe is leaning forward next to the pole. When the camera angle changes, she is standing up straight behind Joey and Chandler.

  • Goof: When Ross is making out with the dirty girl in her apartment, he gets chocolate syrup all over his fingers. Shortly after, the chocolate syrup completely disappears.

  • Trivia: The widow sang "You're a Grand Old Flag" a patriotic song of the United States written by George M. Cohan. Then she sang "Jeepers Creepers" written by Harry Warren and Johnny Mercer in 1938.

Allusions (2)

  • Rachel: Oh, The Velveteen Rabbit! Oh my God, when the boy's love makes the rabbit real! The book that Chandler buys Joey's girlfriend, The Velveteen Rabbit, is a classic children's book written by Margery Williams. It's about a stuffed rabbit and how a child's love can make a toy real.

  • Rachel: (Doing a crossword puzzle) The 1996 Tony Award Winner. I mean, that one's gotta be good. Do you happen to know the name of that one? Chandler: I don't know. Grease? Rachel: No. Chandler: Rent? Rachel: Yes! Rent! Grease is a musical by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey about high school romance in 1959. Rent is an American Tony Award- and Pulitzer Prize-winning rock musical, with music and lyrics by Jonathan Larson. It's about living in New York City and struggling with life, love, and AIDS.