• The title is a reference to the AMC TV series Breaking Bad.
  • Apathetic George is a parody of Curious George.
  • Stewie's drunken behavior and top hat are a reference to the Dudley Moore film Arthur.
  • Stewie mentions that Wyclef Jean has the situation in Haiti under control, mentioning the Haitian pop star who led relief efforts after the 2010 earthquake.