Trivia: Gus tells Shawn to guess the kid who got the winning word from 1953. Shawn later asks Jiri to spell "soubrette". This was indeed the winning word from 1953.
Psych-Out: Shawn meets Juliet for the first time in the diner.
Goof: When the Chief asks Lucinda to tell Shawn to leave, she opens and closes the door to the Chief's office, but in the next shot, when Lassiter comes out, the door is open.
Goof: During Gus' introduction, when Shawn walks into Gus' office, the door is open and closed between shots.
Pineapple Spotting: Shawn finds one in Gus' kitchen and asks if he should slice it up.
Psych-out: Shawn channels Michael Jackson as he and Gus perform a riveting duet of "Man in the Mirror".
Trivia: Shawn's dad once had him arrested (when he was 18) for stealing a car. As the story goes, Shawn was out with a girl, who "had a reputation" and Shawn's dad was trying to "teach [him] a lesson".
Trivia: Shawn has had 57 jobs since high school (58 counting Psych), including in an acupuncture clinic and driving the Weinermobile.
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