Gary Coleman says that Funzo is "the biggest rip-off since 'Webster.'"
Several references to elements of this show abound due to its guest star's involvement with it.
Jim Hope makes a reference to Tickle Me Elmo.
Chief Wiggum imitates Ed Sullivan, saying, "Really big show."
The narrator says, "Moe, seeing what the world would be like if he had never been born, pulled his head out of the oven and replaced it with a plump Christmas goose."
A clip from this episode plays when they talk about having Gary Coleman on the show as a guest.