- Dude, Not Funny!: Robert Loggia appears in a live-action cutaway after the show makes an AIDS/aides joke.
- Happily Married: Carol and Mayor West
- Jerkass Has a Point: Lois did point out that Carol got married nine times and always ended in divorce. Carol would fall for guys quickly and married them.
- My God, What Have I Done?: Lois when she realizes she's turned her back on Carol after all she did for her.
- Shout-Out: Hanna-Barbera character Doggie Daddy is revealed to be one of Carol's previous husbands.
- What the Hell, Hero?: Peter chews out Lois for wanting to sabotage Carol's relationship with Mayor West when their own relationship was doubted.Peter: Nobody believed we'd make it and look at us now. I drink and you use sex as a weapon. That seems to me like a successful New England marriage.