- The music sung by Zoidberg during the operation parodies Monster Mash.
- When Hermes was in bed with his wife LaBarbara, he is shown reading the book The Invisible Mon, a parody of The Invisible Man.
- The opening caption of this episode refers to credit card points, airline miles or similar reward credits.
- This episode reveals that the Planet Express Crew is not sorry to Zoidberg for what they did and said to him in "The Tip of the Zoidberg".
- The Six Million Dollar Man: The title of this episode refers to the famous 70's drama series about a man implanted with robotic parts.