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The White family's complaint about the school teaching their children liberal ideology is a reference to accusations of various schools and colleges of teaching students with liberal bias and hate towards President Donald Trump instead of remaining neutral.
The White family or The Whites, and their complaints throughout the episode is a pun on white nationalists, who have felt that, despite being the first settlers of America, white people have become oppressed and their complaints are ignored in favor of political correctness and cultural diversity.
Officer Bright's speech about not shooting President Garrison or making reference to shooting him, is a reference to numerous threats, whether they were real or satirical, made against President Trump, causing the Secret Service to investigate many of them.
Bob White mentions the War on Christmas and President Garrison's attempt to save Christmas, referring to use of "Happy Holidays" instead of "Merry Christmas" and omitting Christmas themed designs by businesses to be politically correct and avoid upsetting those who do not celebrate Christmas. President Donald Trump has mentioned that he would bring back of the use "Merry Christmas".
The dog that Ike rides atop of is a Newfoundland Dog or "Newfie", a large working dog from Canada, known for their large size, calm and docile personality and their ability to carry heavy loads as well as perform water rescue.
The red balloon with "Make America Great Again" that Tweek sees is a reference to the movie It, as well as the slogan and red hat used by Donald Trump during his 2016 presidential campaign.
Randy and the kids mention the Netflix show, Stranger Things and the 2017 version of the film It. However, it appears that they're mistaking Stranger Things for It. It's possible because both are starred by Finn Wolfhard.
Officer Bright's appearance resembles the character Jim Hopper from the Netflix show Stranger Things.
During the townhall assembly, Officer Bright and Randy mention actress and comedienne Kathy Griffin who lost her job at CNN and other stand up and acting jobs after posting an image of herself holding a bloody, severed head of President Donald Trump.
Heidi remembers the forest where she was dressed up as Gretel from Hansel and Gretel and kidnapped by the witch and Cartman mentions being upset with her for missing out on the pumpkin patch in "Sons A Witches".
When Heidi attempts to break up with Cartman, he threatens to kill himself again while singing Give Life A Try from "Put It Down".