Henry says, "What we've got here... is a failure... to coagulate."
At the end of the episode, Brass puts his hand on Grissom's shoulder and says, "Forget it, Gil. It's Burbank."
Brass refers to when Happy Days literately jumped the shark.
every act begins with a report from it
David: "... because everytime I throw one in here it turns into ..."
episode title; one writer says he doesn't want to write for it; cameos by Charlie Sheen, Jon Cryer and Angus T. Jones; in-joke as show creator Chuck Lorre wrote the episode
mentioned by one of the writers as a potential new job
the airplane crash set is featured in the Hollywood studio montage
discusses the interplay between the two series