- Copiously Credited Creator: Invoked in-universe in the "Blunderbuss" episode. Indie filmmakers The Warnicker Brothers credit themselves as everything from directors to key grips to executive producers on their movie Finding Mr. Write, only acknowledging any work by others with a brief post-credit roll note:
The Warnicker Bros would like to thank everyone involved on the film.
- Hey, It's That Guy!:
- If you know indie rock luminaries at all, quite a few of them turn up as guest stars.
- The girl from Parks and Recreation just stole a book from those crazy lesbians! The mayor of Portland is apparently Bree Vandekamp's second husband and Charlotte York's first, as well as The Captain! and Special Agent Dale Cooper.
- The Deputee Mayor is played by the actual Mayor of Portland, Sam Adams.
- Also, the Mayor's Office is the actual former Mayor's Office in City Hall (currently being used by Sam Adam's Minister of International Affairs)
- The punk who was in a coma from 1986 to 2014 is Jello Biafra.
- The Mayor's dad was fond of wearing wool hats in his younger days.
- Hey, It's That Voice!: John Levenstein, who voices John in the Rat sequences, appeared on camera as a judge in a couple season 5 episodes.