This episode is a spoof of the Royal Wedding in England and the death of Osama Bin Laden.
Ugly Bob hasn't been seen not since the Terrance & Phillip special "Not Without My Anus".
When Mr. Garrison teaches the class a math problem, he uses the lyrics from Bibbity Boppity Boo from the Disney Animated Classic Cinderella.
Mr. Mackey's curse-heavy rants are a reference to the University of Texas baseball head coach Augie Garrido.
The way Ike pulls Ugly Bob's bag off his head and Tooth Decay turning to stone is a spoof to "Clash of the Titans" where Perseus pulls the head of the Medusa and have the Kraken look at the Medusa's head, which turns the Kraken to stone.
Tooth Decay's appearance and kidnapping the princess makes him much like Bowser from the "Super Mario Brothers" video games.
Canadian News Reporter: The Little Mushroom People notice and screaming with horror.
The Little Mushroom People are from The Super Mario Brothers video games.
Death of Princess Diana:
The national outpouring of grief expressed by the Canadians when their princess is abducted is similar to that of the British outpouring of grief for the 1997 death of Princess Diana.