New this month Trivia: During the pirate duel between Griffin, his band of pirates and Shelley Boothbishop, the cannon in Peter's car fires upwards and breaks a utility pole in half. When the telephone worker who is working on it falls, he lets out a Wilhelm scream.
Trivia: One of the cutaway gags is about someone who survived 9/11 because he was late for work watching late night football. Seth MacFarlane missed his flight, which would have been one of the flights to crash into the World Trade Center, because his agent had given him the incorrect departure time. The plane was scheduled to depart at 7:45 AM and his agent had told him it was departing at 8:15 AM. By the time Seth arrived the boarding had been closed and he was told he would have to catch a later flight.
Trivia: In the episode "Blue Harvest, part 1," Peter narrates a telling of Star Wars from his point of view. When Chris is walking through the bar, we see Bender from Futurama, Coach John McGuirk from "Home Movies," The Evil Monkey from Family Guy and The Alien from American Dad sitting in the background talking to people.
Trivia: During the second act (Super Griffins), just as Mayor West says he's going to roll around in toxic waste, the crowd gives him a standing ovation. Watch the bottom center of the screen; a bald man in a grey shirt grabs the butt of the woman in a green dress next to him for no reason.
Trivia: Adam West's enigmatic remark, "I'm the only Mayor West that's in trouble," was an oblique reference to the late Jim West, the Religious Right former mayor of Spokane, Washington and an ardent foe of gay marriage, until his career was ended by a gay sex scandal.