Description

The inmates campaign along racial lines for positions on a prisoners council, but Piper tries to stay above the increasingly raucous competition.

Pop Culture Connections - Outgoing

It refers to these musicals...

West Side Story
composed by Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim; written by

This Musical is referred to by WAC Pack part of Orange is the New Black Season 1
Nicky tells Morello that her (Morello's) entire world view is based on 'West Side Story'.

It shows these books...

It refers to these books...

Charlotte's Web
written by

This Book is referred to by WAC Pack part of Orange is the New Black Season 1
In a flashback, Nicky is in the hospital after undergoing heart surgery, with her mother by her side. She argues with her mom, saying that she was never much of a mother. Her nanny was the one who made her pancakes and read her 'Charlotte's Web' at bedtime, not her mother.

The Help
written by

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  • Type: Book
This Book is referred to by WAC Pack part of Orange is the New Black Season 1
After Tiffany (Pennsatucky) suggests making an "all white bathroom" in her campaign speech, Taystee tells her "This ain't the fuckin' Help, bitch, but you will eat my shit".

This Is Where I Leave You
written by

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  • Type: Book
This Book is referred to by WAC Pack part of Orange is the New Black Season 1
During the inmates final push for votes, most everyone is gathered in the common room. Piper finds Red in her bunk, reading this book.

It refers to these television series...

Star Trek

This Television Series is referred to by WAC Pack part of Orange is the New Black Season 1
Nicky is upset that Red nominated Morello instead of her. She tells Red that she thought she was her Spock, her Girl Friday, her VP.
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Star Trek: Voyager

This Television Series is referred to by WAC Pack part of Orange is the New Black Season 1
The actress that plays Red also played Captain Kathryn Janeway in Star Trek: Voyager which makes it funny that she doesn't know who Spock is when Nichols says, "I thought I was, like, your Spock."
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Toddlers & Tiaras

This Television Series is referred to by WAC Pack part of Orange is the New Black Season 1
Taystee complains to Mr. Healy about the television in the common room, telling him that she can't stand to watch 'Toddlers & Tiara' anymore. He ends up giving her a remote to the television.
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It plays these songs...

It refers to these songs...

How Soon Is Now?
performed by The Smiths

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  • Type: Song
This Song is referred to by WAC Pack part of Orange is the New Black Season 1
Two of the Latina inmates argue over music. One tells the other that the song 'How Soon Is Now?' by The Smyths was like an 80s anthem.

Other Connections and Related Pop Culture

Orange is the New Black Season 1

# Title Air Date
Orange is the New Black
1:1 I Wasn't Ready Jul 11, 2013
1:2 Tit Punch Jul 11, 2013
1:3 Lesbian Request Denied Jul 11, 2013
1:4 Imaginary Enemies Jul 11, 2013
1:5 The Chickening Jul 11, 2013
1:6 WAC Pack Jul 11, 2013
1:7 Blood Donut Jul 11, 2013
1:8 Moscow Mule Jul 11, 2013
1:9 Fucksgiving Jul 11, 2013
1:10 Bora Bora Bora Jul 11, 2013
1:11 Tall Men With Feelings Jul 11, 2013
1:12 Fool Me Once Jul 11, 2013
1:13 Can't Fix Crazy Jul 11, 2013

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