Trivia: The Front Page
- Hey, It's That Guy!: Felix Unger (who is engaged to Janet Weiss) and Oscar Madison are working together at a newspaper office, covering the planned execution of William Giles, whose Hooker with a Heart of Gold girlfriend is Carol Burnett. (Yes, that Carol Burnett.)
- Kid Twist is the mayor of Chicago.
- Mr. Bentley is a greasy type who's far too willing to go off for a “Chinese sandwich” at a brothel.
- The Mad Hatter is a Camp Gay reporter from the Tribune.
- Other members of the press include Stan Zbornak, Les Nichols, and Lieutenant Moretti.
- Frank Lorenzo is Chicago's personification of Police Are Useless.