• Chris is revealed to have had a stillborn twin that Lois planned to name "Tmas."
  • Peter tries to get a jup on his time off while playing Alice Cooper's "School's Out".
  • Loverboy's "Working for the Weekend" closes out the episode.
  • Brian's "dog-style celebration" cutaway from "The Boys in the Band" gets a callback with Peter bouncing through Patrick Swayze's hair in this episode.
  • Carter's own German grandmother is revealed to be alive and living in Brazil as he makes his annual Christmas call to her.
  • A fireplace in the Griffin home originally seen in "A Very Special Family Guy Freakin' Christmas" makes a return appearance in this episode.
  • Brian's current last named age is 8 and in Peter's future, set 5 years after his death, he is 13, implying that Peter was to die while the family was away in this episode.

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