• Meg and Chris have no speaking lines.
  • The roasting stage in the infomercial is a fairly accurate representation of the real roasting stage. However, the actual roast of Sammy Davis, Jr., which took place on April 24, 1975, featured a few different roasters than those pictured.[1]
  • Jiminy Cricket from the 1940 animated film Pinocchio makes a cameo appearance.
  • The song that plays during the diving training montage is "Round and Round" by Ratt.
  • Peter believes that Comedy Central invented roasts. Seth MacFarlane was an occasional roast host for Comedy Central.
  • After Peter notes that guys are better than women, a title card illustrates the number of male writers for the show, compared to Cherry Chevapravatdumrong being the sole current female writer.
  • Jerome and Cleveland make a callback to Marlon Johnson and his catch phrase from "Secondhand Spoke".