* "English-speaking ears".
* [[RunningGag "BOOM"!]]
* "Mrs. [=BAUMbach=]! Mrs. [=BAUMbach=]!" (Turtle trolling after a bomb scare.)
* "...will be the one who finds the--" "ASHES!" [[spoiler: A huge plot point.]]
* "Sit down, Grace Windsor Wexler."
* During the reading of the will, the heirs' names and "positions" are read aloud, based on how they signed for their letters.
** Jake wrote "standing or sitting when not lying down."
** Angela wrote "none," causing her fiance to wonder "what in the world did Angela mean by 'nun'?"
** The position names are also all important {{Establishing Character Moment}}s for everyone.
* Sydelle constantly bringing up twins at the party.
* Doug Hoo running himself into the ground tagging after Otis Amber.
* One team cobbles together the phrase "good gracious from hood space" from some of the clues, and try searching under the hoods of the cars in the parking lot. Next day, another character grumbles about how their car's hood flew up unexpectedly during their morning commute. Guess some snooper didn't latch it properly...
* Mr. Hoo's constant bad-mouthing of the coffee shop in a transparent attempt to drum up business.
* Absolutely everybody kissing up to Sydelle Pulaski in hope of being allowed a peek at her shorthand notes. All in ''exactly'' the same way.