Sex, Pies and Idiot Scrapes/References
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- The episode title is a pun on the 1989 film Sex, Lies and Videotape.
- In the couch gag, the family is frozen in carbonite and taken away by Boba Fett, a reference to The Empire Strikes Back.
- Wolf the Bounty Hunter is a parody of Dog the Bounty Hunter.
- The Thung and The Mulk are parodies of The Thing and The Hulk, respectively.
- AD/BC is a parody of AC/DC, and the song "Kindly Deeds Done for Free" parodies "Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap".
- To stop the riot between North Ireland and South Ireland, Lisa sings "Too Ra Loo Ra Loo Ra."
- A fight scene during the episode parodies fight scenes from the Batman TV series.
- The ending fight and chase scene parodies a scene from Casino Royale.
- One of the other bounty hunters is Cherry Darling, a main character from the 2007 movie Planet Terror, although here she is blonde instead of brunette as in the movie.
- The song that plays when Homer and Ned are being bounty hunters is "Electric Avenue".
- Erotic cakes previously appeared in the "Homer3" segment of Treehouse of Horror VI, when a three-dimensional Homer found himself in the real world and visited an erotic cake shop.
- Homer and Ned's targets include:
- The UK Airing of this episode on Channel 4 doesn’t air the scene with Fat Tony, Ned and Homer in the car as it cuts after the train scene.
- Bart is wearing a green T-shirt when he comes to the St. Patrick's Parade. However, in one scene where he looks at the folk dancing, he is wearing his usual red shirt. In the next scene, he is back wearing a green shirt.