Chapter One
* The {{One Piece}} opening "Believe" plays in the background.
* The [[Manga/FullmetalAlchemist Homunculi]] sing the Flogging Molly song "The Seven Deadly Sins".
* Envy refrences MTV and Music/{{The Beatles}}' Yellow Submarine movie.
* Gintoki's proposed afternoon plans included going to Jamba Juice and buying the latest issue of Shounen Jump.
* Shinpachi talks about eating at a TGI Friday's knock-off with his sister.
* The scene with Kondo and The Madao opening their credit card bills is a refrence to an episode of {{The Simpsons}}.
* Manga/{{Gintama}} is refrenced when Gintoki runs into a cosplayer of himself.
* Shinpachi exclaims, "Girugamesh!" upon arrival at The Shinsengumi's World's Fair-Styled Inventions and Bakery Goods Expo. Girugamesh is a Japanese rock band.
* Whoever talked to Okita on the phone mentioned that he can get a job at McDonalds if he got fired.
* Science Show, the character song of the Manga/{{Bleach}} character Szayel Aporro Grantz, plays in the background.
* Hijikata and Okita's booth is a blantant rip-off of the webshow Is it a Good Idea to Microwave This?
* Hijikata mentioned that one of the items he can microwave is a {{Beatmania IIDX}} controller.
* [[Manga/{{Axis Powers Hetalia}} Estonia]] makes a cameo.


Chapter Two
* Kamui browses Facebook as Kagura watches {{One Piece}} and Gintoki reads Shounen Jump.
* Kagura mentions that she wanted to watch {{Soul Eater}}.
* The gang sees a commercial with Billy Mays in it.
* Kamui went to [=McDonald's=] after he went to Sanji and Robin's.
* When Shinpachi arrived at Gintoki's apartment with good news, Gintoki wonders if the new chapter of {{D Gray man}} came out.
* Shinpachi tells everyone that he saved a bunch of money on his car insurance by switching to Geico.
* Kagura fist-pumps Jersey Shore-styled. It's {{Hilarious in Hindsight}} since Oxenstierna D. Yuki-Rin (the authoress of the fic) has stated somewhere before that she hates Jersey Shore.
* Sanji sings the Justin Timberlake song "Sexyback".
* The Yoruzuya, Tae, and Kamui eat at TGI Fridays.
* After eating at TGI Fridays, Shinpachi wanted to play [[{{Naruto}} Naruto Clash of Ninja]] and Kagura wanted to watch {{The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya}}. Instead, the Yoruzuya ended up watching {{Babar}} and a Manga/{{Bleach}} refrence was made.
* Kagura sings the Pink song "So What?"
* While waiting for Gokudera at Target, Shinpachi and Kamui were discussing the Youtube video "All About Halifax".