Goof: When Roger is thrown to the British Girls, the Union Flag is hung upside down.
Roger jumps into the "Fire", but we know from season 3 episode 4 "Big Trouble in Little Langley" that Roger is extremely fire-resistant, and suffers no permanent damage from it.
Goof: Ronald Reagan was not actually President during the 1980 Olympics. Jimmy Carter was. Reagan was not inaugurated until January 20, 1981.
Stan and Francine's headstones at the end of the episode say they died the same year, but were born four years apart. This goes against previous information that said Francine is only 10 months younger than Stan.
The "Japanese Funk" that Stan plays in his car stereo is "Monochrome Effect" by the Japanese band Perfume.
Steve's friend Toshi always speaks in Japanese and never in English, but when Barry wants to play "Hide and go Pee", Steve, Snot, and Toshi's animations clearly show them all yelling "Barry, no!" This also happens during the discovery of the sex doll, then the four of them, Toshi included, shouts "A shot for shot remake of the movie Mannequin!"
The first scene of the first 16:9 episode features a 16:9 television screen.
In the Rapture, God is supposed to take all true Christians to Heaven as the story goes. But Hayley was taken into Heaven, and she doesn't even believe in God. However, some sects of Christianity believe that all children and teenagers will be raptured, regardless of whether they believe in God or not.
The jewel encrusted gold "fuel" that Jesus offers Roger to power his space ship is the same "fuel" that was last seen in the third episode of the second season: "Failure Is not a Factory-Installed Option." It continues the golden turd saga first started in episode 6 of season 1.
During the Rapture video, footage of a nuclear blast is used. The Griffins' house from Family Guy is the test object.
One of the agents in the first Xana Boob scene appears to be Jim, even though he was killed in "Wife Insurance". Although most agents appear to have doubles, it is unlikely the CIA would keep Jim's double after "Jim Prime" was killed.
Klaus did not appear in this episode.
The translation of what is on Norman's shirt is..."Get High".
The production code 4AJN22 for this episode can be seen as the license plate number on the car Stan and Roger steal to get to the concert as they speed away...
Toshi is shown to be a skilled painter.
Francine's birthday is September 26.
Stan is 42 years old.
Steve's middle initial is A.
This episode has the production code 4AJN14 showing on the side of the drone along with the letters "AD" for American Dad on the wing.
The airport attendant that shoots Stan with a Taser gun says, "I don't think you don't understand." That is a double negative indicating that he, in fact, thinks Stan understands him perfectly.
Family Comedies, beings from another world, paranoia, 9/11 undertones, outrageous situations