Cleveland makes his first return to Quahog since he moved to Stoolbend. Driving five hundred miles in a short time just to see that Meg has a normal boyfriend.
Brian's attempts to goad Stewie into a discussion about Jolly Farm and the end where they go for ice cream are callbacks to "Road to Europe".
The song at the end of the episode is "It Might Be You" by Stephen Bishop.
Just before Stewie reveals himself to be a boy, Mother Maggie says "Today, children, we will learn about the letter 'T'". 'T' is the first letter in 'transvestite', which Stewie was about to reveal himself as shortly thereafter.
Jake Tucker is seen at the Jolly Farm auditions although they were looking for toddlers, Jake is 15 years old.