The Little Green Men miniature army figures play an important role in the episode's plot.
Homer sings "Love and Marriage," which was the theme song for Married With Children, and he references the song indirectly by changing one of the lines to "the show with Al Bundy, who's now on Modern Family."
The Five Seasons is a parody of the Four Seasons hotel chain.
Grampa Simpson makes a reference to the Young Sheldon TV show by saying "don't get me started on Young Sheldon."
The Simpson family drives a Dodge Grand Caravan when driving through Texas.