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"on Wednesdays We Wear Pink" and Other Must-Know Mean Girls References ...

By Laura

Our lives are just full of instances where we can easily apply an awesome Mean Girls references; after all it is the ultimate chick flick that everyone is obligated to see! If you have never heard of this movie, the plot revolves around a 15-year-old girl, Cady Heron, who relocates to the Unites States from South Africa and finds herself in an unfamiliar environment of a typical high school. It definitely gets a lot more interesting when the Plastics (or the popular girls) enter her life! Mean Girls is referenced on a daily basis by tons of people so join the crowd! Here are some Mean Girls references you must be aware of to know what’s going on.

1 On Wednesdays We Wear Pink

Face, Hair, Blond, Facial expression, Cheek, If you haven’t already heard, "On Wednesdays we wear pink"! At least that’s what the Plastics always do. This is one of the most popular Mean Girls references that is splattered all over graphic shirts and hoodies. Therefore next time you hear one of your girlfriends quoting Mean Girls, you will know what she is referencing to.

2 She Doesn’t Even Go Here

People, Facial expression, Social group, Youth, Crowd, This is one of the most hilarious and infamous lines said by Damian during the all girls’ meeting. It is really ironic, as he doesn’t belong there either. Nonetheless if you are currently in High School, you know that this quote has been referenced to quite a lot!

3 You Go Glenn Coco!

Santa claus, Classroom, Teacher, Room, Fictional character, The full quote goes a little bit like this ‘Four for you Glen Coco, you go Glen Coco… And none for Gretchen Wieners, Bye!’ If you don’t fully remember this scene, go re-watch it! You will definitely get out a few laughs. The next time you have someone cheering you on by calling you Glen Coco, you know why!

4 You Can’t Sit with Us

Face, Facial expression, People, Photo caption, Mouth, My friends and I always joke around with each other during our lunch period using this reference. We all know that in the movie that was when the infamous Regina Gorge got kicked out from her own table for wearing sweatpants. This quote is so highly praised that even today you may notice it on many high-end merchandise pieces almost as much as you see "On Wednesdays we wear pink".

5 Get in Loser, We Are Going Shopping

Blond, Mode of transport, Mouth, Vehicle, Driving, Next time your friend invites you to go shopping in this manner, don’t be offended. She is just referencing one of the greatest movies of all times. We all have a little bit of Regina in all of us, no matter how much we try to deny it.

6 It’s October 3rd

Conversation, Learning, October 3rd is a national day for all of the Mean Girls fans. After all that was the day Aaron Samuels asked Cady what day it was and that’s a pretty big deal! So next time someone asks you what date it is, no matter what day it is answer with October 3rd and see if they get the reference.

7 That’s so Fetch!

Santa claus, Nose, Photo caption, Fictional character, Christmas eve, If you run out of the nice things to say, just quote Gretchen by saying ‘That’s so fetch!’ It is not something you hear a lot of people say nowadays and if people get your allusion, it will definitely be a great conversation starter.

Mean Girls is a classic. Decades later and girls still love it and quote it because it's so relatable. You'll be able to use any of these quotes in your everyday life and might even make someone laugh. So which one is your favorite?

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