Barbie: You really believe that? No need for alarm?
Linda: Rule number one of law enforcement: you always believe in the goodness of people you serve. That's what Duke taught me on the first day of the job.
Barbie: And if they prove you wrong?
Linda: Rule number two... you do what you got to do.
Injoke: The last name of the diabetic boy and his mother is Fannon, a homonym of Fannin. "Fannin" is an alias that Stephen King's creation Randall Flagg used in The Wastelands, Book 3 of The Dark Tower.
Injoke: The truck that hits the water tower is King Appliance, named after author Stephen King.
Canada: July 29, 2013 on Global
Australia: July 30, 2013 on Ten
UK: September 30, 2013 on Channel 5
Sweden: November 7, 2013 on Kanal 5
Finland: January 29, 2014 on Nelonen
Phil: Kind of sounds like the alien from Aliens.
Referencing the 1986 movie, the second in the Aliens franchise. In it, the sole survivor of the first movie, Ellen Ripley, is convinced to lead a Marine squad to the planet where the alien was found. There they discover that the settlers have uncovered more of the creatures and a bloody slaughter ensues.