Gypsies, Tramps & Weed

Trivia, Quotes, Notes and Allusions

Quotes (8)

  • Grace: Karen, remember last week when you got that UPS guy fired because you thought brown was over? (Karen smiles and nods.) Grace: Did you.....feel anything afterwards? Karen: Yeah, for a few minutes, but like every high it eventually wore off.

  • Will: Why would I possibly want to discuss my future with Psychic Sue? Grace: Will, she is so amazing! I just went to her a couple of days ago and she knew everything about me. She knew that I didn't get along with my mother, she knew I had relationship problems and she knew my best friend was gay. Will: You just described all of the single women in New York.

  • Jack (to waiter): Please stop staring. Yes it's Cher. Will: OK that's it...nothing for us. This Cher thing is out of control. We're going. Jack: What's the problem? Will: You made us wait for an hour for a table for four! Grace: In the back...so she wouldn't be gawked at. Will: OK? Buh-bye! Grace (As she and Will are walking away): Freak. Jack:You're the freaks! (Cher comes up behind him) Cher: You know dude, it is a little weird that you're talking to a doll. Jack: Um...I don't think I need a drag queen to define normal behavior, but I will say this--the look is flawless. Cher: Whatever. Jack: Oooh working the attitude...OK you're good. Cher: I've had a lot of practice. Jack: Hey, hey, hey, you're not that great mister sister...alright? I do a better Cher then you. Cher: You think so? Jack: Actually it's you think so-HO. Cher: Are you kidding me with this? Jack: OK, the hand is perfect but it's more like, are you kidding me with this--HO. Cher: Get a life. (She beings to walk away but then comes back to Jack) Cher (singing): If I could turn back time. (Jack rolls his eyes) Jack: OK, (singing)If I could turn back tow-oome..tow-oome..tow-oome. (Cher slaps him) Cher: Snap out of it. (She walks away and Jack faints)

  • Jack: (talking to his new Cher doll) What's that Cher? Yeah, when they're not talking about me I get bored, too.

  • Will: I am not having sex with you! Jack(shocked) What? Will: I am never having sex with you, we are never gonna have sex. Sex--with you--no! Jack: Oh, you poor thing. That wasn't sex. All right, how can I explain this? Okay, when two men are in love and committed and greased up like pigs at a county fair... Will: No. No, Psychic Sue said I'm gonna spend my life with a man named Jack. Jack: Jack who? Will: Jack you. Jack: Jack me? Will: No thanks!

  • Jack: Well, I'm gonna--I'm, I'm gonna have to have my own place. Will: And sex is out of the question. I don't even like seeing your head poke through your sweater. Jack: And just so you know, I'm gonna need boyfriends. And since my career comes first you may have to support me. Will: Right. And what about Grace? Jack: Oh, you get custody of that. Will: So let's see--no sex, our own boyfriends, I support you, you live across the hall, Grace is my roommate. Jack: Wow. That would be weird, wouldn't it?

  • Karen: I just wanted to thank you for inviting me. I know that we've had our differences in the past, but when you get right down to it... Oh, look, better people.

  • Sue: It's somebody you already know. Will: Johnny Depp. Is it Johnny Depp? Sue: Do you know him? Will: No. Sue: Does he know you? Will: No. Sue: Can I finish?

Trivia (7)

  • Continuity Goof: In the season 1 episode "The Truth About Will and Dogs", Will says to Grace that he never saw himself as a dog person when she is trying to persuade him to get a dog. However, in this episode he talks about how he had a dog when he was little and how much he loved the dog.

  • Jack's Cher doll is a $60,000 prototype of a doll that Mattel sold for a short time in 2001. Co-producer/Creator Max Mutchnick currently owns the doll that was featured in the show.

  • The gentleman buying ottomans is Will & Grace set decorator Doug Devine.

  • Robert Romanus, who plays Lenny in this episode, is the real-life husband of W&G writer and executive producer Kari Lizer, who has an uncredited recurring role as Will's secretary Connie.

  • The man sitting against the wall at Cher's table is Kevyn Aucoin, one of the most talented and famous make-up artists of all time. He passed away in 2002.

  • Goof: While Karen and Grace are having a conversation in the office, notice that the pillow that is visible between them moves between shots.

  • The first shot of the last scene has the Cher doll seated on a booster seat in the restaurant. The seat is upsidedown and facing forward. The rest of the scene has the booster seat mysteriously turned backwards.

Allusions (2)

  • Cher: (After slapping Jack) Snap out of it. This is a reference to the slap and line Cher's character gave Nicolas Cage in the 1987 film Moonstruck, for which she won Best Actress in a Leading Role.

  • Title: Gypsies, Tramps and Weed Since the episode does feature Cher, the title of this episode is a play on the title of her song and album "Gypsys, Tramps & Thieves."