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Kyle and Butters only appear in one scene, though Butters did appear in the recap of the previous episode.
Cartman's robot dog and cat are named K-10 and KIT-9. When the numbers are switched, this comes to K-9 and KIT-10, or canine and kitten.
Cocka-3 is one number higher than Cocka-2, equals cockatoo, which is a type of bird.
The New New Hampshire Museum of Technology is a satire on the many real historical museums in that state.
Displays include a non-branded microwave, an MP3 player (looks like an off-brand iPod type), a generic audio cassette walkman complete with headphones, a Nintendo GameCube, what appears to be an Atari 5200 and a Playstation, and a couple of nondescript arcade cabinets in the back, along with the vaulted Nintendo Wii in a center display.
The use of "credits" is a common science fiction cliche for future currency.
References to Popular Culture
The Nintendo Wii was released on November 19, 2006.
Richard Dawkins is an outspoken atheist, ethnologist, and author of the books The Selfish Gene and the God Delusion.
The opening narrative and music, as well as much of the rest of the episode, is a satire of the opening to Buck Rogers in the 25th Century, as well as several other films dealing with time travel and the future.
The title of the episode was a reference to the P.D. Eastman children's book Go, Dog, Go. The roman numeral designation is arbitrary according to the DVD commentary.
The three Atheist groups in the future, Allied Atheist Alliance, United Atheist Alliance, Unified Atheist League, are a reference to the Judean socialist resistance groups in Monty Python's Life of Brian.
The Crank Prank Timephone, and the radio interference heard during its use, is a reference to the film Frequency.
The word "Timephone" on the box is rendered in the same font as the title of the film Blade Runner.
Cartman and K-10's entry into the house of the boys with the time phone, is similar to a scene in Terry Gilliam's Brazil, where two mechanics comically try to enter Sam Lowry's house.
The otters seem to be wearing scouters, technological devices worn by the Saiyans in the Dragon Ball series.
When one of the boys claims that he is a pepper and asks the man over the time phone if he would like to be a pepper too, it is a reference to the "Be a Pepper" ad campaign used by Dr. Pepper from 1977 until 1983.
Though this episode is the second part of the last episode, it is purposefully implied that several episodes have occurred between the last and this, furthering the allusions to Buck Rodgers.