The book Tony is reading is How to be a Carioca by by Priscilla Ann Goslin and illustrated by Carlos Carneiro. It was first released in 1992.
Tony: Do you think I drink too much on this show?
Tony: (diving into the ocean) I did something carioca style. I've been feeling Mr. Roper hanging around with a young Hasselhoff.
Tony makes two allusions. First, Mr. Roper was a Norman Fell character on the sit-com Three's Company. He was an older man who often butted in on the younger crowd's plans and put a damper on their fun.
Tony: As I use up my Richard Simmons' Deal-A-Meal cards...
Richard Simmons is a famous and flamboyant fitness guru, who in the 1980s introduced a diet plan that included cards to bargain for certain types of foods. The plan was called Deal-A-Meal.
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