Homer says, "I'm the luckiest man in the world now that Lou Gehrig's dead."
Dr. Bombay is paged over the hospital P.A. system.
Homer wants to get home to watch an episode of the show featuring F. Murray Abraham.
A clip of a car being dropped on Homer from this episode plays at the end.
Homer comes around from the operation and we see this via a blinking eyelid sequence
Homer is almost run over by a car
Grampa acting as a zombie from the film.