Ayam Aghoul seems to be a play-on of 'I am a ghoul'.
Iago: That's right, Al. It's not a giraffe. It's a bird who can't touch things!
The Sultan's name is revealed to be "Bobo."
This is the fourth episode in the series where Jafar was mentioned.
Genie turns himself into tigger from "Winnie the Pooh"
There is a CBS news program entitled "As the World Turns" which is very similar to the episode title.