Continuity: As Tom stops the playback of the sound bite Lewis recorded the CD player opens. In the next shot we see the CD player, it's closed.
Tom: You do realize your family's crazy, right?
Susan: Oh, they're out of their minds.
Lewis: Fine, I'll get Mary to do it!
Susan: Oh no you won't! I've seen the way she dresses Chris!
Lewis: Hey, why did I get the ass end of the ham?
Guest Stephen Tobolowsky was Breckin Meyer's costar in Garfield: The Movie.
This episode was a jab at TV critics who claimed that the sitcom offered a low opinion of Mid-Westerners when in reality it was they who had the low opinion.