The Big Lebowski is a quirky, charming cult film that dances a fine line between being completely random yet somehow still grounded. There are so many odd details about the 1998 Coen brothers comedy to obsess over that people are still discussing new theories, making new connections, and swapping trivia. Did you know, for instance, that the Dude’s sweater is called a Westerly Cardigan and is based on a style created by indigenous Canadians? Did you know the “The Dude abides” quote is actually a butchered Bible verse? With this article, we’re gonna dig a bit deeper, but try not to get too far out of our element.