David hires Carla, a baby-proofer to make the house safer, but instead of creating a sense of security, it puts a wedge between him and Bryan causing them to bicker. Meanwhile, in the process of decorating the Christmas tree and getting into the holiday spirit, it is revealed that eggnog makes Jane an unusually nice person. Later, Bryan and Jane attend a Hollywood party at Los Angeles realtor to the stars Nancy Niles’ house that will turn out to be the boost that Jane has been looking for

Pop Culture Connections - Outgoing

It refers to these books...

Are You There, Vodka? It's Me, Chelsea
written by

  • Date:
  • Type: Book
This Book is referred to by Baby Proofing part of The New Normal Season 1
The baby-proofer tells Bryan and David that they need to get rid of their hardcover books, because they're dangerous for the baby. She says, "Who wouldn't want their skull crushed by the sardonic musings of Chelsea Handler?", while holding a copy of the book, 'Are You There, Vodka? It's Me, Chelsea'.

It refers to these movies...

Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom
part of Indiana Jones

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  • Type: Movie
This Movie is referred to by Baby Proofing part of The New Normal Season 1
David says that their house, before baby-proofing, is like a "toddler Temple of Doom".

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer

  • Date:
  • Type: Movie
This Movie is referred to by Baby Proofing part of The New Normal Season 1
Bryan invites Goldie and Shania to the Hollywood party, but Goldie tells him she and Shania are going to stay home to watch 'Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer'.
  • Buy Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer on Amazon
  • Buy Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer on iTunes
  • Buy Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer on GooglePlay

It plays these songs...

Sleigh Ride
performed by The Ronettes

  • Date:
  • Type: Song
This Song is played in Baby Proofing part of The New Normal Season 1
This song plays in the car while Bryan and Jane are driving home from the Hollywood party, when they reach a sobriety check-point.

Other Connections and Related Pop Culture

The New Normal Season 1

# Title Air Date
The New Normal
1:1 Pilot Sep 10, 2012
1:2 Sofa's Choice Sep 11, 2012
1:3 Baby Clothes Sep 18, 2012
1:4 Obama Mama Sep 25, 2012
1:5 Nanagasm Oct 2, 2012
1:6 Bryanzilla Oct 9, 2012
1:7 The Godparent Trap Oct 23, 2012
1:8 Unplugged Nov 13, 2012
1:9 Pardon Me Nov 20, 2012
1:10 The XY Factor Nov 27, 2012
1:11 Baby Proofing Dec 4, 2012
1:12 The Goldie Rush Jan 8, 2013
1:13 Stay-At-Home Dad Jan 15, 2013
1:14 Gaydar Jan 22, 2013
1:15 Dairy Queen Jan 29, 2013
1:16 Dog Children Feb 19, 2013
1:17 Rocky Bye Baby Feb 26, 2013
1:18 Para-New Normal Activity Mar 5, 2013
1:19 Blood, Sweat and Fears Mar 19, 2013
1:20 All About a Boy Scout Mar 26, 2013
1:21 Finding Name-O Apr 2, 2013
1:22 The Big Day Apr 2, 2013

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