Doug and Carrie feel the sting of rejection when their friends, Deacon and Kelly stop hanging out with them on Saturday nights. The decide they need to get out and find themselves some new friends. Their first stop is at the home improvement store in the paint section.

Pop Culture Connections - Outgoing

It refers to these television series...

Friends

This Television Series is referred to by Awed Couple part of The King of Queens Season 7
Carrie and Doug invite Neil and Marcy to their house for dinner. They want to find out the names of Neil and Marcy's friends they met while at Cooper's. Neil makes a toast "To Friends", but says not the TV show, even though it is a great series.
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The Ropers

This Television Series is referred to by Awed Couple part of The King of Queens Season 7
Doug and Carrie try to remember the names of Neil and Marcy's friends, thinking they will be a good replacement for Deacon and Kelly. Doug tells Carrie he thinks their names are Stanley and Helen. Carrie tells him those are the names of 'The Ropers'.
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It refers to these people...

Norah Jones

  • Date: March 30, 1979
  • Type: Person
This Person is referred to by Awed Couple part of The King of Queens Season 7
Doug and Carrie are out on a Saturday night, hoping to find new friends to replace Deacon and Kelly. They find a potential couple and make up a story about having two extra tickets to see Norah Jones in concert, hoping their offer to the couple they just met, will result in a new friendship.
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It refers to these poetry...

Rabbi Ben Ezra
written by

This Poem is referred to by Awed Couple part of The King of Queens Season 7
Carrie has resigned herself to staying home on Saturday nights with just Doug, after their failed attempts to find friends to replace Deacon and Kelly. She tells Doug that it's all right to be home, just the two of them, saying "it's like that poem, Grow old with me, the best is yet to be..."

Other Connections and Related Pop Culture

Turn Me On
performed by Norah Jones

Even Though
performed by Norah Jones

  • Date:
  • Type: Song

More Than This
performed by Charlie Hunter; features Norah Jones

Chasing Pirates
performed by Norah Jones

 

Feels Like Home
performed by Norah Jones

  • Date:
  • Type: Album
More by Norah Jones

The King of Queens Season 7

# Title Air Date
The King of Queens
7:1 Lost Vegas Oct 27, 2004
7:3 Furious Gorge Nov 10, 2004
7:4 Entertainment Weakly Nov 24, 2004
7:5 Name Dropper Dec 1, 2004
7:2 Dugan Groupie Dec 3, 2004
7:6 Off Track...Bedding? Dec 8, 2004
7:7 Silent Mite Dec 15, 2004
7:8 Awed Couple Jan 5, 2005
7:9 Cologne Ranger Jan 12, 2005
7:10 Domestic Disturbance Jan 19, 2005
7:11 Pour Judgement Jan 26, 2005
7:12 Gym Neighbors Feb 9, 2005
7:13 Gorilla Warfare Feb 16, 2005
7:14 Hi, School Feb 23, 2005
7:15 Deconstructing Carrie Mar 2, 2005
7:16 Black List Mar 16, 2005
7:17 Wish Boned Mar 30, 2005
7:18 Van, Go Apr 6, 2005
7:19 Ice Cubed Apr 13, 2005
7:20 Catching Hell Apr 20, 2005
7:21 Slippery Slope May 9, 2005
7:22 Buy Curious May 18, 2005

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