Jess assumes that there is still irritating sexual tension between Russell and his ex-wife Ouli, so she attempts to get the same kind of feelings from him, which doesn't go as planned. Nick attempts to grow tomatoes and temporarily give up on dating, but fails to do so. Cece admits her feelings to Schmidt after he is hospitalized in a sexual incident with her roommate Nadia.

Pop Culture Connections - Outgoing

It refers to these movies...

Despicable Me
part of Despicable Me

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  • Type: Movie
This Movie is referred to by Tomatoes part of New Girl Season 1
Cece's Russian roommate lists this as one of the things she loves about the United States.
  • Buy Despicable Me part of Despicable Me on Amazon
  • Buy Despicable Me part of Despicable Me on iTunes
  • Buy Despicable Me part of Despicable Me on GooglePlay

The Wizard of Oz

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  • Type: Movie
This Movie is referred to by Tomatoes part of New Girl Season 1
After Nick is frustrated with his tomato garden, and the crows that are eating his plants, he brings his homemade scarecrow in to the apartment where he angrily stuffs it in the trash. When Winston sees Nick beating the garbage scarecrow with a stick, he asks Nick if this is Martin Scorsese's version of 'The Wizard of Oz'.
  • Buy The Wizard of Oz on Amazon
  • Buy The Wizard of Oz on iTunes
  • Buy The Wizard of Oz on GooglePlay

It refers to these movie series...

Batman

This Movie Series is referred to by Tomatoes part of New Girl Season 1
While in Russell's car, Jess tells him, "Even the Batmobile doesn't have so many buttons.".
  • Buy Batman on Amazon
  • Buy Batman on iTunes
  • Buy Batman on GooglePlay

It plays these songs...

Surrender
performed by Cheap Trick

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  • Type: Song
This Song is played in Tomatoes part of New Girl Season 1
Jess sings this song in a flashback while her parents argue. She sings it in present time while Russell and his ex-wife argue with each other at dinner.

It refers to these songs...

Thriller
performed by Michael Jackson

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  • Type: Song
This Song is referred to by Tomatoes part of New Girl Season 1
Winston tells Nick that in his dirty gardening clothes, he looks like one of those guys who crawled out of the grave in the 'Thriller' video.

It refers to these television series...

Tosh 2.0

This Television Series is referred to by Tomatoes part of New Girl Season 1
Cece's Russian roommate lists this as one of the things she loves about the United States.
  • Buy Tosh 2.0 on Amazon
  • Buy Tosh 2.0 on iTunes
  • Buy Tosh 2.0 on GooglePlay

Other Connections and Related Pop Culture

New Girl Season 1

# Title Air Date
New Girl
1:1 Pilot Sep 20, 2011
1:2 Kryptonite Sep 27, 2011
1:3 Wedding Oct 4, 2011
1:4 Naked Nov 1, 2011
1:5 Cece Crashes Nov 8, 2011
1:6 Thanksgiving Nov 15, 2011
1:7 Bells Nov 29, 2011
1:8 Bad In Bed Dec 6, 2011
1:9 The 23rd Dec 13, 2011
1:10 The Story of the 50 Jan 17, 2012
1:11 Jess and Julia Jan 31, 2012
1:12 The Landlord Feb 7, 2012
1:13 Valentine's Day Feb 14, 2012
1:14 Bully Feb 21, 2012
1:15 Injured Mar 6, 2012
1:16 Control Mar 13, 2012
1:17 Fancyman (Part 1) Mar 20, 2012
1:18 Fancyman (Part 2) Mar 27, 2012
1:19 Secrets Apr 3, 2012
1:20 Normal Apr 10, 2012
1:21 Kids Apr 17, 2012
1:22 Tomatoes Apr 24, 2012
1:23 Backslide May 1, 2012
1:24 See Ya May 8, 2012

 

The Michael J. Fox Show:
Season:  1  / Episode:  6 
Teammates

Tonite
performed by Keli M'ree

Tonite
performed by LCD Soundsystem

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  • Type: Song

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