The audio of some of Hermes' dialogue is lifted from this film.
Bender says "'splainin'".
Fry exclaims "What the Hoth?"
"The light that burns twice as bright burns half as long" quote.
Darph Stroyer's character-design is based on that of Darph Maul.
Characters re-enact the "Sith invasion of 2865"
Much of the layout and many of the features of Central Bureaucracy are based on this episode.
Hermes has a cubicle "right next to the center square" which contains Paul Lynde