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Small But Poignant Details From 'Legally Blonde' That Will Having You Doing The Bend And Snap

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Ever since Elle Woods make her perfectly pink debut back in 2001, the world has never been the same. And now two decades later, Legally Blonde is still the go-to movie for modern women looking for a little help to get motivated. But as many times as one has seen Elle try to win back her awful ex-boyfriend Warner, there are still small details to catch and trivia to learn with each viewing.

Here is a small sampling of interesting info and cool details about everyone's favorite lawyer. Vote up the details that any Cosmo girl should know. 

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    Elle Is Actually Brilliant

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    A perfect score on the LSAT exam is 180, therefore Elle's score of 179 puts her in the top 0.1%.

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    Reese Witherspoon And Luke Wilson Wore Wigs In The Final Scene

    Photo: MGM

    After test audience rejected the original ending, Reese Witherspoon and Luke Wilson returned for reshoots. However, both actors had changed their hair for their new projects, so they had to resort to wigs for the final scene. 

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    There Is A Reference To 'Josie And The Pussycats'

    Photo: Universal / MGM

    When Elle comments "Whoever said orange is the new pink is seriously disturbed," it is a reference to producer Marc Platt's other production, Josie and the Pussycats.

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    'Bad Salad'

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    From Redditor u/holyfruits:

    In Legally Blonde (2001), while breaking up with Elle, Warner lies to worried onlookers at the restaurant that she is stressed by a bad salad. After Elle walks off, indistinctly, a restaurant-goer can be heard saying, "I won't be having salad."

    Watch the scene here. 

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