Desperate Housewives

Season 6 Episode 1

Nice is Different Than Good

Aired Sunday 9:00 PM Sep 27, 2009 on ABC



  • Trivia

    • Goof: After Lynette points out that Katherine's blouse isn't properly buttoned up, Katherine covers it with her right arm. However, in the next shot, she's covering it with her left arm.

    • Lynette claims that her stomach looks like spanish stucco, but later on when she's getting her sonogram, you can see her stomach is perfectly fine.

    • Music: When Gabrielle goes to the club looking for her niece you can hear a cover version of Dead or Alive's "You Spin Me Round (Like a Record)".
      The version is a cover by NOCOMMENT.

    • Goof: When Susan drops the groceries, it's obvious that the bottle in the bag is empty.

  • Quotes

    • Lee: (referring to the late Edie Britt) I got really lucky. The woman who handled all the properties in the neighborhood, she slammed her car into a pole and got fried by a power line.

    • (Susan has just publicly apologized to Katherine, who hugs her)
      Susan: I hope that helped.
      Katherine: Honestly... it didn't.

    • Katherine: Haven't seen you in a while.
      Susan: Well, I've been... using the back door a lot more lately.

    • Tom: Hmm... what do I smell?
      Lynette: Despair. Mortality. Paralyzing fear.
      Tom: Oh. I thought it was waffles.

    • Bree: If I'm gonna break a commandment, I don't want it to be for a quickie on this couch.
      Karl: Who said quickie? I've got 40 minutes before my 10 o'clock. And thou shalt get sweaty.

    • (Bree and Karl are making out in his office)
      Bree: We can't do this. It's adultery!
      Karl: Luckily we're both adults.

  • Notes

  • Allusions

    • Episode Title: This episode title is also a lyric from the song "I Know Things Now" from the Stephen Sondheim musical, "Into The Woods".