Ryan wishes to give Patrick Henry liberty during his "Give me Liberty, or Give me Death" speech in "Baby Got Black".

When Peter tells Chris he should always fight for what he believes in when he decides to confront Jerome over his dating Pam in "Baby Got Black", Peter uses Patrick Henry as an example. But in a cutaway, Patrick is gunned down by a person in the crowd as his compatriot snidely notes that Ryan wanted to give him liberty instead.