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  • The episode's title is a reference to Daft Punk's song "Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger". In addition, Kanye West's song "Stronger" sampled "Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger".
  • Various jokes are made at the expense of Kanye West, Kenny's voice actor, including references to Kanyegate; an incident at the 2009 VMA Awards, and his infamous statement, "George Bush doesn't care about black people" that he made during an NBC concert as a tribute to those who were lost when Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans.
  • Fuddruck the Police parodies N.W.A.'s "Fuck the Police" as well as the casual dining hamburger chain Fuddruckers.
  • Outside Fuddruck the Police, there is a statue of a rapper holding a burger in the same pose as the mascot for the Big Boy burger chain.
  • Inside Fuddruck the Police, there was an animatronic of Suge Knight holding rapper Vanilla Ice by the leg over a balcony, in reference to the same two in an altercation in the early 90s where Suge Knight forced Vanilla Ice to give him the publishing rights to "Ice Ice Baby" and Vanilla Ice refused to give in until Suge Knight used forceful violence, threatening to throw him off a hotel balcony if he continued to refuse.[1]
  • While rapping the menu, Kenny chants "Fight the Flour", parodying the Public Enemy song "Fight the Power".
  • The Apollo Creed Theater is named after the fictional boxer Apollo Creed from the Rocky film franchise, as well as being a parody of the Apollo Theater.

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