Niki: They (stores) will totally donate money. After all these years--they owe me!
Alecia: How old do you think she is?
Sierra: I dunno, all teachers are like, forty.
Niki: Who knows more about asking for money than I do?
Niki: Castelli, give it a rest. My ears are tired from not listening to you.
Spoiled Brat by Veronica Monica
I Plead the Fifth by Dana Dawson
Alecia Elliott performs "You Wanna What?" This song was on her 2000 release I'm Diggin' It.
Cris: So Alecia was being a total Christina Aguilera to Sierra.
Christina Aguliera was probably second only to Britney Spears in popularity among the female "teen idol" singers that emerged in the last half of the 1990's. We didn't know that she had a reputation for being difficult, as is suggested here.
Alecia: I was just trying to do my song and she was trying to turn the video into The Matrix.
The Matrix is a 1999 movie starring Keanu Reeves and Laurence Fishburn which is noted for its spectacular special effects.
Barista: What happened? N*Sync break up?
N*Sync, in case anyone has been living under a rock, is a teenage vocal group formed in 1966 which gained tremendous popularity, replacing the Back Street Boys as the world's #1 "boy band."
Cris: You know the Athletic Club trip to the WNBA All-Star Game
The Women's National Basketball Association is one of two professional women's basketball leagues league that began play in 1997. (The other, the American Basketball League, folded in 1998.) Each year they play an All-Star game.
Sierra: She listens to Lil' Bow Wow and chews gum and stuff.
Lil' Bow Wow is the professional name of Gregory (Shad) Moss, who was born in 1987 and gained fame as a rapper before he was a teenager.