Cultural References

Diners Club (Organizations, Companies, and Products)

"Know any good lawyers?"
"Very cute. I know an adequate one who just posted your $500 bail."
"They take Diners Club here?"

We take our credit cards for granted. These days, no matter where our purchases may be, we can usually just throw down our Discover Card, Mastercard, or Visa. Not so a half-century ago. In 1950, Diners Club became the first credit card not issued by an individual business and quickly grew in popularity. Despite this somewhat-impressive history, Diners Club now brings to mind cheap businessmen in polyester suits.

1.12 "Clash of the Tritons"

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