3x24 The Man of the Year
First Aired: May. 04, 2006 on FOX
Summary: After the fallout of Prom, Ryan and Volchok make a deal with each other. Sandy is chosen "Man of the Year", but the district attorney digs deeper into Sandy's involvement in the building of the new hospital. Meanwhile, Marissa visits Kaitlin at her boarding school; and back in Newport,…
Kaitlin Cooper: Oh honey, you're always horny.
Hadley Hawthorne: Shut up!
Kaitlin Cooper: You shut up!
Marissa Cooper: Okay, both of you shut up.
Ryan Atwood: Well, now that you're on a roll, are you going to tell Sandy and Kirsten about Brown, too?
Seth Cohen: Yeah, I don't think so.
- Trevor's line to Marissa "I don't buy that phony English accent for a second." is an in-joke to Mischa Barton. She is actually British, so her accent would have been accurate.
- Theresa's line "It's hard for a 28 year old to get Prom." is an in-joke to both Ben McKenzie and Navi Rawat being in their late 20s when this episode aired.