* CrowningMomentOfAwesome: When Brennan finally [[GroinAttack junk-punches]] his idiot tormentor, Frigo.
* CrowningMomentOfFunny: When Bobby wards off the angry bully who was chasing Brennan. Also doubles as CrowningMomentOfAwesome. See also AxCrazy.
* CrowningMusicOfAwesome: Music/JudasPriest's "Breaking the Law" during the confrontation between Bobby and the bully. Also "Bastards of Young" by TheReplacements.
* HarsherInHindsight: Em's liking for married men on light of KristenStewart's affair with the married director of SnowWhiteAndTheHuntsman.
* HilariousInHindsight: Brennan, played by JesseEisenberg, says that his parents would rather have him "create a fortune 400 company or something" than be a journalist. [[TheSocialNetwork Close enough...]]
* SheReallyCanAct: Kristen Stewart.
* ValuesDissonance: Em and [[spoiler: Mike Connell]] have an affair even though the latter is married. Em is the one who everyone seems to blame.