After trying to stop several instances of robot cruelty Bender gets applause in front of a "Mission Accomplished" banner. This seems like an obvious reference to President Bush's speech about his 'success' in the invasion of 2003 while aboard the USS Abraham Lincoln.
In the Decapodian Uniform Shop, the crew tries on various uniforms, containing many sci-fi references: The first uniforms worn are stillsuits from the film "Dune (1984)." Fry wears an operations uniform from "Star Trek (1966)." Zoidberg wears Stormtrooper armor from "Star Wars (1977)." Leela wears a costume from "Barbarella (1968)." Amy wears a Pan Am uniform from "2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)." The Professor wears a red thong with suspenders, a costume worn by Sean Connery in the film "Zardoz (1974)."
In the uniform shop, Fry wears a "redshirt" uniform from "Star Trek (1966)." Sir Patrick Stewart, who guest stars as the Huntmaster, played Captain Jean-Luc Picard in "Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987)."