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Mao Tse-tung, also written as Mao Zedong and commonly referred to as Chairman Mao (December 26, 1893 – September 9, 1976), was a Chinese Communist revolutionary and the founding father of the People's Republic of China, which he governed as Chairman of the Communist Party of China from its establishment in 1949 until his death in 1976.

When Stan discovers that Steve has been used in a plot by Sergei Kruglov to turn an American boy into a communist as revenge for the fall of the Soviet Union in "Red October Sky", he finds that Steve's room has been redecorated with communist icons, including pictures and matryoshka dolls of Mao.

Chairman Meow in "An Incident at Owl Creek" is a pun on Mao Tse-tung.