Goof: In the kitchen when Dorothy is talking about her daughter taking back her cheating husband, there's a bowl of grapes on the table in front of Sophia. When the camera switches, the grapes are gone. When it moves back, the grapes are back, and then they're gone again.
Dennis Drake would go on to become a crew member in very early episodes of Will & Grace.
Rose asks why any man cheats, essentially saying she doesn't believe in such things. However, in season seven, she not only cheats, but seems excited about it, due to Miles' frugality.
The scene on the lanai where Dorothy talks to Dennis mirrors the scene in season one where Dorothy expresses her feelings towards Stan.
When Dorothy wakes Sophia up, Sophia talks about a dream where she was stranded on a desert island with Cesar Romero. Cesar Romero would later play her boyfriend Tony in the episode "Girls Just Wanna Have Fun...Before They Die".
Rose mentioned that she saw the McDowells at the grocery store and wrote down everything they bought. When Martha comes over, she mentions that Rose followed her around the store yesterday. All the characters were in the same clothes. A day had not passed yet.
Trivia: According to a flashback, Sophia was born in April of 1906.
The girls surprise Blanche with an early party because they don't want her to catch on. They obviously know when her birthay is. However, Season Six's "Snap Out of it" comes and all of a sudden the girls have an ephiany that it must be her birthday, and go to great lengths to find out when it is. They already know.
Alan Blumenfeld plays Mr. Ha Ha in this episode. He appeared once before on The Golden Girls in the first season episode entitled "Second Motherhood" where he played the part of Lou, the plumber.
An interesting bit of technical crew trivia, but camera operator Randy Baer who only operated "The Pilot," and the second season premiere, and Donna J. Quante, who only operated "The Pilot" returned to work on the pilot of "Empty Nest."
This episode features guest stars Paul Dooley and Rita Moreno as George and Renee Corliss.
When Renee is sitting at the kitchen table with Dorothy, she accidentally calls her Darcy.
In this episode Dorothy mentions that they have a pool. And in prior episodes they mention that they do not have pool. When did this Pool show up?
When Blanche tells Daisy to get the things on Mrs. Nylund's bed she goes in and brings the items out of Sophia's bedroom, but when Rose comes home, she goes into her real bedroom and comes out and notices Fernando is missing.
When Dorothy comes down from the hallway with her pink outfit, she enters out of Rose's bedroom (last door on the left). Why would her clothes be in Rose's bedroom?
Why would Sophia be knitting a scarf for her friend when the two of them both live in tropical Miami? It isn't until after she's started making it that it is revealed Alvin will be moving to New York.
Goof: While she is at the house,Priscilla's fiance calls. How would he know that she would go there and not be at her own house? She didn't tell anyone she would be going to the Golden Girls' house.
Not only does Priscilla show no etiquette for the ladies, by randomly showing up on their doorstep at three o'clock in the morning, but she seems to have no regard for the fact that these ladies are cooking for 300 people who are going to attend her wedding, as she just ups and decides to elope, without an explanation or apology to the women.
In Sophia's flashback to 1954, she says that Dorothy and Stan are celebrating their 10th anniversary. Dorothy and Stan got married in 1949, so their 10th anniversary should occur in 1959, not 1954.
In this episode dorothy told Rose she'd love to be a mother again, but in "Second Motherhood" Dorothy made it very clear that she didn't want to be a mother again.