The Twilight Zone episode is specifically that of "The Eye of the Beholder". The I Love Lucy episode is titled "Job Switching".
In "celebrating" sixty years on the air, Peter diminishes the impact The Simpsons have had on Sunday night television. This episode aired one week before The Simpsons would become the longest-running prime-time show in history in terms of episodes broadcast.
According to Peter's history of the show, Family Guy began as a recurring sketch and had survived nineteen cancellations, two assassination attempts and some ribbings by South Park.
One of the tourists passing though refers to the show as "The Family Guy", a meta joke about the correct name of the show which was highlighted in "Boopa-Dee Bappa-Dee".
November 11, 1956 "Pilot"
The "original airdate" as a featured show is set at November 11th, 1956.
Chris is stated to be the eldest child as opposed to Meg.
Brian's "real" name is Doodles Weaver, which is also the name of a musical comedian who was known for his work with bandleader Spike Jones.
A radio advertisement for Fred Trump apartments is featured for people that don't want to live next to blacks. Donald Trump's father Fred had a numerous accusations of racism levied against him.
Donna is shocked to find out that Elvis Presley is white, which came at a time when the singer was known for his R&B music typically associated with African American artists.
Chris complains that he won't get to see Sha Na Na at Woodstock. Sha Na Na is a 1950s-style band that, although anachronistic, preceded Jimi Hendrix in closing out Woodstock reportedly at the latter's request.
It is hinted that Herbert's real name was Roy Mitchell. Similarly, Mike Brady uses the original actor's name of Robert Reed.
Peter's family roots lead to Asia.
Peter clicks though widely separated historical moments in television history including the moon landing (1969), The Beatles appearance on The Ed Sullivan Show (1964), the assassination of President John F. Kennedy (1963), until he finds Gilligan's Island (originally 1964-1967).
March 11, 1973
The Bruce Jenner Wheaties box did not appear until after the Olympics decathlon in 1976.
The Drunken Clam Disco is significantly larger on the inside than its normal counterpart.