Frankie decides to spend Valentine's Day with her friends, but they decide to throw in the guys. At dinner, all of the guys buy roses for their wifes, except for Mike who has now got on Frankie's bad side. Meanwhile, Brick is assigned a paper on love and decides to write about Frankie & Mike's love. Axl has a school assignment where he has to talk about a life changing event, but he thinks nothing special has happened in his life. Also, Sue discovers her boyfriend is a bad kisser, but she doesn't know how to tell him.

Pop Culture Connections - Outgoing

It refers to these plays...

A Midsummer Night's Dream
written by

This Play is referred to by Valentine's Day III part of The Middle Season 3
Brick's paper on love quotes part of this play with the line, "Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind".

Romeo and Juliet
written by

This Play is referred to by Valentine's Day III part of The Middle Season 3
Brick writes a paper for school, titled "What Is Love?". Brick writes, "If you ask people about a great love story, they might tell you 'Romeo & Juliet' or Ron Weasley & Hermione Granger.".

It refers to these book series...

Harry Potter

This Book Series is referred to by Valentine's Day III part of The Middle Season 3
Brick writes a paper for school, titled "What Is Love?". Brick writes, "If you ask people about a great love story, they might tell you 'Romeo & Juliet' or Ron Weasley & Hermione Granger.".
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It refers to these albums...

Under the Mistletoe
performed by Justin Bieber

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  • Type: Album
This Album is referred to by Valentine's Day III part of The Middle Season 3
Sue says that this Justin Bieber Christmas album is one of the things that changed her life.

Other Connections and Related Pop Culture

The Middle Season 3

# Title Air Date
The Middle
3:1 Forced Family Fun (Part 1) Sep 21, 2011
3:2 Forced Family Fun (Part 2) Sep 21, 2011
3:3 Hecking Order Sep 28, 2011
3:4 Major Changes Oct 5, 2011
3:5 The Test Oct 12, 2011
3:6 Bad Choices Oct 19, 2011
3:7 Halloween II Oct 26, 2011
3:8 Heck's Best Thing Nov 2, 2011
3:9 The Play Nov 16, 2011
3:10 Thanksgiving III Nov 23, 2011
3:11 A Christmas Gift Dec 7, 2011
3:12 Year of the Hecks Jan 4, 2012
3:13 The Map Jan 11, 2012
3:14 Hecking It Up Jan 18, 2012
3:15 Valentine's Day III Feb 8, 2012
3:16 The Concert Feb 15, 2012
3:17 The Sit Down Feb 22, 2012
3:18 Leap Year Feb 29, 2012
3:19 The Paper Route Mar 14, 2012
3:20 Get Your Business Done Apr 11, 2012
3:21 The Guidance Counselor May 2, 2012
3:22 The Clover May 9, 2012
3:23 The Telling May 16, 2012
3:24 The Wedding May 23, 2012

 

The Middle:
Season:  2  / Episode:  14 
Valentine's Day II