The Simpsons head to Canada [[RunningGag (again)]] where Lisa begins collecting Olympic pins and Homer and Marge get into curling.
* BreakingTheFourthWall: When this episode was dubbed for Brazilian viewers, Homer told Marge the therapist was that "no filme" (in the film[=/=]movie).
* CallBack: When the Simpsons went to Canada, Homer met the woman who helped him have an epiphany in ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsonsMovie''.
* ShoutOut: There was a convention of [[Film/TheThreeStooges Curly]] impersonators. [[NamesTheSame Moe]] Szyslak slapped all of them.
* TakeThat: Homer refused to watch a movie as soon as he learned Creator/BenAffleck was the star.