• The scene where Peter takes Meg and Chris home is a parody of a scene from Ferris Bueller's Day Off.
  • The original opening sequence of American Dad! is parodied with Joe taking the place of Stan Smith.
  • Peter with the kids in the desert parodies the Oliver Stone film The Doors.
  • Peter's comment about going to the Hollywood Hills on a killing spree is a reference to Charles Manson and his followers murders of actress Sharon Tate and 6 others over a 2 day period in 1969.
  • François says, "I would do anything for love, but I won't do that." A reference to the Meatloaf song of the same name.
  • François references Pepe Le Pew chasing Penelope Pussycat, saying he would do the same to Bonnie.

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