Maxine: I am crossing my arms right now to prevent myself from strangling you!
Kyle: I don't blame you. I am my father's son. In the moment of truth I am always convinced that I am right. I have a piece to the puzzle no one else has.
Maxine: I'm not going to tell you that you are wrong.
Maxine: I'm 65 years old, and my boyfriend's mother hates me!
Dante seems to be a popular name for characters in Judging Amy. There was a Dante (Markum) in The Extinction of the Dinosaurs, a Dante in Dancing in the Dark, and the woman's son was named Dante in this episode.
Maxine: This is the song that doesn't end. "The Song That Doesn't End" was the coda to the PBS series "Lamb Chop's Play-Along", starring Shari Lewis.