- "What do I mean? We leave for a few hours, and Lucius turns you all into Stepford wives!"
- —John Sheppard
The Stepford Wives refers to a novel and a series of movies created which depict woman as being completely subservient to their husbands. Lt. Colonel John Sheppard referred to this movie when the members of the Atlantis expedition were exposed to Lucius Lavin and became rather smitten towards him. (SGA: "Irresistible")