Ocasionally the streams cross and there are references to books, movies and other things that exist in our culture. This Category is an attempt of listing times when this happens.
- Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing is refered in the title of Murdering My Turtle since it describes the same situation that Stella tries to communicate to Robyn
- Close Encounters of the Third Kind - A movie about a person's encounter with aliens. The movie is first referenced in Close Encounters . It comes up again when Robyn meets Stella in Mashed Potatoes as the movie Robyn asks Stella to sign is Close Encounters.
- The Matrix - Stella mentions the character Trinity in Old Things
- Star Wars - The Empire Strikes Back - Stella mentions the training scene of Luke Skywalker in The Elephant in the Room
- Se7en is refered to with the title of the challenge What's in the Box?! which is the sentence one of the main characters says near the end of the movie