Cultural References

Friends and family plan (Organizations, Companies, and Products)

"Do I have an option of using you for your skills and not paying?"
"The friends-and-family plan...unfortunately, you're neither."

In this day and age of competing cell-phone providers, there's always a hook. First, there were the family plans, with free calling between phones on the same bill. Then, there was in-network calling, allowing free calls for anyone with the same provider. Now, there's unlimited calling for frequently-dialed numbers. Before we know it, it'll all be free! (We can only hope for a world so idyllic...) Veronica's standards are a little higher — it's unlikely, even given the fact that she's no longer hated by half the town, that her friends-and-family plan will ever include all of Neptune and beyond.

3.11 "Poughkeepsie, Tramps and Thieves"

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