When Cliff hears that Norm has taken his date to see 'Gandhi', he praises it as "a fine piece of cinematic art".
John Ratzenberger, who plays Cliff, also has a small role in 'Gandhi' as an American Lieutenant.
Coach has blackouts - why wouldn't he make mistakes like forgetting peoples names?
Diane (about Sam): I hate you with the white hot intensity of 1,000 suns.
Diane: Sam, if brains were money you'd have to take out a loan for a cup of coffee.
Sam (about his black book): It took me years to meet all these people.
Diane: And even longer to alphabetize.
Sam: Coach, I'm having blackouts!
Coach: Kinda nice break in the day, isn't it, Sam?
Sam: This is my address book. I've got emergency numbers in this.
Diane: [reading from the book]Okay...what emergency service does Wanda Mendelsohn render?
Sam: She's an all-night plumber.
Director James Burrows received a 1984 Emmy nomination for his work on this episode.
David Angell won an Emmy for this episode. Andrew Chulack also won for best film editing.