Chicago. Windy. Oprah.

Dean tells Rory his family just moved to Stars Hollow from Chicago. Rory responds, “Chicago. Windy. Oprah.”

This is just barely a cultural reference, but here goes:

Chicago isn’t really that windy, but according to urban legend, it earned the nickname “Windy City” because of all the hot-air-blowing politicians.

Oprah didn’t grow up in Chicago, but moved there in 1983 to start her job as a talk show host on what would eventually become “The Oprah Winfrey Show.”

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