Clemente says to one of the patients that now that his wife is dead he must have to watch Miracle on 34th Street alone.
The episode title, in part, alludes to the 1950 film All About Eve in which a young upstart actress conspires to bring down an older leading lady. In the episode, Eve accuses Sam of conspiring behind her back to get her job.
One of the characters says that Haleh is tougher than Debbie Allen on Fame.
Britney and Madonna's kiss is referenced