Stan is traumatized by a random act of violence and seeks to establish a sense of control by creating a miniature version of Langley Falls.
Did You Know?
The train is labeled as A113. This is an inside joke, an Easter egg in animated films created by alumni of California Institute of the Arts, referring to the classroom used by graphic design and character animation students including John Lasseter and Brad Bird. See more
When Stan is holding his miniature model mailbox between his fingers up to show Francine, not only is it red, he says it looks exactly like their own mailbox in front of their house. Immediately after Stan says this, it cuts to a shot of the front of their house, and the mailbox is clearly not red like the model depicts. It is bluish gray. See more
References Back to the Future
The Man Who Built The World in his Basement
Performed by Seth MacFarlane See more