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* The video clerk in "Video Store" is a grown-up Brandon from ''WesternAnimation/HomeMovies''. The pictures on the wall of banned customers include other characters from the show.

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* The video clerk in "Video Store" is a grown-up Brandon Brendon from ''WesternAnimation/HomeMovies''. The pictures on the wall of banned customers include other characters from the show.


'''Chelsea''': [[HehHehYouSaidX He said "butt".]]

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'''Chelsea''': [[HehHehYouSaidX He said "butt".]]]]
* The video clerk in "Video Store" is a grown-up Brandon from ''WesternAnimation/HomeMovies''. The pictures on the wall of banned customers include other characters from the show.


* While digging through the trash in "R.C. Car", [[Film/TheMask Jeff finds a wooden mask and says "Sssmoking!"]]

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* While digging through the trash in "R.C. Car", [[Film/TheMask Jeff finds a wooden mask and says "Sssmoking!"]]"Sssmoking!"]]
* In "Clarence the Movie", when Clarence asks Chelsea what she knows about real life, Sumo and Jeff have an interchange reminiscent of ''WesternAnimation/BeavisAndButthead'':
-->'''Clarence''': Do you wanna be in our movie?\\
'''Chelsea''': A movie?\\
'''Sumo''': Yeah, I'm the hero, and Jeff's the butthead.\\
'''Jeff''': Sumo, you can't say that if you want a proper rating.\\
'''Chelsea''': [[HehHehYouSaidX He said "butt".]]


* The wrestlers Clarence and Sumo watch are dressed like [[Franchise/SuperMarioBros Mario and Luigi]].

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* The wrestlers Clarence and Sumo watch in "The Tunnel" are dressed like [[Franchise/SuperMarioBros Mario and Luigi]].


* Two of Clarence's action figures, which have appeared repeatedly, are a hot dog dressed as a cop, and a robot frog, which appear to be references to obscure 80's action figure lines "Food Fighters" and "Comicbook/BuckyOHareAndTheToadWars."

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* Two of Clarence's action figures, which have appeared repeatedly, are a hot dog dressed as a cop, and a robot frog, which appear to be references to obscure 80's action figure lines "Food Fighters" and "Comicbook/BuckyOHareAndTheToadWars.""
* The wrestlers Clarence and Sumo watch are dressed like [[Franchise/SuperMarioBros Mario and Luigi]].
* While digging through the trash in "R.C. Car", [[Film/TheMask Jeff finds a wooden mask and says "Sssmoking!"]]


* Clarence's friends Jeff and Sumo, look like Steve? from ''VideoGame/{{Minecraft}}'' and Gollum from Film/LordOfTheRings respectively.

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* Clarence's friends Jeff and Sumo, look like Steve? Steve(?) from ''VideoGame/{{Minecraft}}'' and Gollum from Film/LordOfTheRings respectively.


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** Percy pretty much is a human [[WesternAnimation/ThomasTheTankEngine Percy]].

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* The plot of "Straight Illin", where Belson dares Clarence to eat 500 deviled eggs, is based on the scene from ''Film/CoolHandLuke'' where Creator/PaulNewman's character is dared to eat 50 hard-boiled eggs in one hour.


** There scene on the bus is a reference to MidnightCowboy, punctuated with Clarance randomly yelling about a trip to Florida that is not actually occurring.

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** There scene on the bus is a reference to MidnightCowboy, ''Film/MidnightCowboy'', punctuated with Clarance randomly yelling about a trip to Florida that is not actually occurring.


* Buckey O'Neill, the founder of Rough Riders Chicken in "Fun Dungeon Face Off", appears to be a caricature of UsefulNotes/TheodoreRoosevelt, with the 26th President of the United States serving as the leader of the Rough Riders, which was a volunteer military group that fought in the Spanish-American War of 1898 in real-life history.

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* Buckey O'Neill, the founder of Rough Riders Chicken in "Fun Dungeon Face Off", appears to be a caricature of UsefulNotes/TheodoreRoosevelt, with the 26th President of the United States serving that served as the leader of the Rough Riders, which was a volunteer military group that fought in the Spanish-American War of 1898 in real-life history.

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* Buckey O'Neill, the founder of Rough Riders Chicken in "Fun Dungeon Face Off", appears to be a caricature of UsefulNotes/TheodoreRoosevelt, with the 26th President of the United States serving as the leader of the Rough Riders, which was a volunteer military group that fought in the Spanish-American War of 1898 in real-life history.


* When Mary and Clarence join a karate class in "Karate Mom", they briefly appear as ''Anime/DragonballZ'' characters.

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* When Mary and Clarence join a karate class in "Karate Mom", they briefly appear as ''Anime/DragonballZ'' characters.characters.
* Two of Clarence's action figures, which have appeared repeatedly, are a hot dog dressed as a cop, and a robot frog, which appear to be references to obscure 80's action figure lines "Food Fighters" and "Comicbook/BuckyOHareAndTheToadWars."


* The "Dinghus and [=McNobrain=]" chapter of "Clarence's Stormy Sleepover" is a parody of '70s cop shows, complete with funk theme music and the title appearing in era-appropriate graphics.

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* The "Dinghus "Dingus and [=McNobrain=]" chapter of "Clarence's Stormy Sleepover" is a parody of '70s cop shows, complete with funk theme music and the title appearing in era-appropriate graphics.


* A few of the songs by Simon Panrucker, the composer for the show are InTheStyleOf several bands like "[[https://soundcloud.com/simonpanrucker/my-time-will-come My Time Will Come]]" for Music/LinkinPark or "[[https://soundcloud.com/simonpanrucker/california-made-for-cartoon-networks-clarence California]]" for Music/TheBeachBoys and "Liony-Liony-Mountain" above.

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* A few of the songs by Simon Panrucker, the composer for the show are InTheStyleOf several bands like "[[https://soundcloud.com/simonpanrucker/my-time-will-come My Time Will Come]]" for Music/LinkinPark or "[[https://soundcloud.com/simonpanrucker/california-made-for-cartoon-networks-clarence California]]" for Music/TheBeachBoys and "Liony-Liony-Mountain" above.above.
* The "Dinghus and [=McNobrain=]" chapter of "Clarence's Stormy Sleepover" is a parody of '70s cop shows, complete with funk theme music and the title appearing in era-appropriate graphics.
* When Mary and Clarence join a karate class in "Karate Mom", they briefly appear as ''Anime/DragonballZ'' characters.

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** Also, the piano music played in "Cloris" when he sees the piano and finds the tree sound like something a Creator/StudioGhibli movie would have.


* In the episode "Capture the Flag" [[spoiler:Sumo]] forms [[TheApunkalypse a post-apocalyptic]] gang and puts himself as the warlord, complete with HockeyMaskAndChainsaw. Percy, dressed like The Toadie, gives a speech about him similar to the one Lord Humungus in ''Film/TheRoadWarrior''.

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* In the episode "Capture the Flag" [[spoiler:Sumo]] forms [[TheApunkalypse a post-apocalyptic]] gang and puts himself as the warlord, complete with HockeyMaskAndChainsaw. Percy, dressed like The Toadie, gives a speech about him similar to the one Lord Humungus in ''Film/TheRoadWarrior''.''Film/TheRoadWarrior''.
* A few of the songs by Simon Panrucker, the composer for the show are InTheStyleOf several bands like "[[https://soundcloud.com/simonpanrucker/my-time-will-come My Time Will Come]]" for Music/LinkinPark or "[[https://soundcloud.com/simonpanrucker/california-made-for-cartoon-networks-clarence California]]" for Music/TheBeachBoys and "Liony-Liony-Mountain" above.

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