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In the cat party, Mr. Kitty's butt is peach for some seconds.
The cats are doing catnip like lines of cocaine, orgies and cocaine parties are a stereotype of the 1970s.
When Cartman snaps a photo of Shelly kissing Skyler he shouts "Ha ha, charade you are! Looks like you're the turd now!" This is a play on a lyric from the Pink Floyd song Pigs (Three Different Ones) from their 1977 album Animals. This becomes a running catch phrase of Eric's in future episodes.
References to Popular Culture
Wild Wild West
Cartman is playing Wild Wild West, a movie released in theaters June 30, 1999, less than a month after this episode aired. The movie starred Will Smith and was based on the 1965 television series The Wild Wild West. All of Eric Cartmans toys take on roles from the movie.
Rumpertumskin as Arliss Loveless. He kidnaps the President of the United States and Rita Escobar.
Eric Cartman - U.S. Marshall James West played by Will Smith.
Eric sings a bastardization of the theme song Wild Wild West Rap originally performed by Will Smith. The song describes characters and events of the movie.
Clyde Frog is used to make a sexual innuendo out of "slip 'n' slide" towards Polly Prissypants.
Shelly uses many "turd" puns to convey her contempt of Eric while in charge at his house.
Turd Man of Alcatraz - Bird Man of Alcatraz was a movie based on an actual event of a prisoner that escaped from Alcatraz island prison.
Richard the Turd - Is a name of a Shakespeare play as well as a King of England from 1883 - 1885.
Turd Rock from the Sun - An American sit-com that aired from 1996 to 2001 on NBC.
Astro-turd - Astro-turf, a type of artificial grass used in sports stadiums in place of real grass.
Turdle Dove - Turtle Dove a type of bird found in Eastern Europe and Northern African continents. Referenced in the song "The Twelve Days of Christmas".
Movie and TV References
Dateline - Cartman likens Shelly's abuses like "those nanny videos on TV", this is in reference to nanny abuse videos exposed on NBC news series airing at the time.
Aliens - Cartman was watching this 1986 film, and then quotes the scene "They mostly come out at night... Mostly" when in a similar situation. He then uses that line a number of different times in varying situations, such as to describe a meteor shower.
Friends - Shelly changes the channel to a sit-com that ran from 1994-2004.
Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope - Cartman tells Mr. Kitty that she is his only hope in much the same way that Princess Leia (Carrie Fisher) does in when she records a message asking Obi-Wan Kenobi for help into R2D2.
The Wild Animal Program that Cartman watches is a parody of the Wild Kingdom a nature series that ran from 1963 to 1988.