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  • The title is a reference to the Ernest Hemmingway poem For Whom the Bell Tolls.
  • Roger's whisky hallucination is a parody of the game Donkey Kong.
  • Santa is seen floating in a tank of fluid similar to the tank of Bacta where Luke Skywalker recovers in Echo Base' medical lab.
  • A large snowman is led into battle chained and ready to attack much like the Cave-troll that is set loose upon the Fellowship in Balin's Tomb.
  • The elf wandering around the battlefield to pick up its severed arm is a reference to Saving Private Ryan.
  • The rifle that Santa uses has "Red Rider" carved into the stock. This is a reference to the BB gun in A Christmas Story.
  • Francine mentions Barbara Walters having an affair with a senator, a reference to her affair with Massachusetts senator Ed Brooke. She has also claimed to being romantically linked to Virgina senator John Warner.[1]

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