|Recurring or debuting plot points in this episode:
- Coined and minted: Introduction of "sha" by Britta (and repeated by Pierce), meaning "no".
- Mad skillz: Pierce has a hallucination where he plays the piano.
- That just happened: In "Remedial Chaos Theory", Abed asks Annie to move in with him and Troy in their apartment.
- Another blanket fort is created to be Annie's room. She unsuccessfully tries to hang her Intercollegiate Debate Award in the blanket fort which she won in "Debate 109".
- A picture of the study group (minus Pierce) in Halloween costumes from "Introduction to Statistics" is visible inside Annie's room to the right of the doorway.
|Recurring or debuting characters in this episode:
- Familiar faces: Several minor characters make an appearance in this episode.
|List of Running gags
|Recurring or debuting running gags in this episode:
- Butt stuff: Troy puts on a shadow puppet show in the episode's end tag and says that the story's villain weakness is his butt.
- Deanotation: When not being the Dean, Pelton appears to do this with his first name and says to Jeff "I'm just a Craig-ular Joe."
- Man crush: Dean Pelton's obsession with Jeff causes him to blackmail him into spending time with him.
- Nice outfit: Dean Pelton wears the same watch, shirt and jeans combination as Jeff when spending time together at the mall. Both appear to have bought these clothes at the store where they bump into each other.
- Rhyme time:
- “I don't need to know, Bro..heim.”— Annie
- “Easy peasy, George and Weezie.”— Pierce
- Sexy voice: Shirley gets serious when she finds out Jesus claims he is the Jesus Christ.
- WWBJD?: Shirley and Britta butt heads again because of her religious objections over Annie moving in with two men.
- You're the Worst!: Annie tells Britta not to make jokes because she's "bad at it".
|List of Pop culture references
|References to popular culture in this episode:
- Name that tune: "Kiss From a Rose" by Seal is featured prominently in this episode sung by Jeff and Dean Pelton. Seal was also mentioned by name in the episode "Football, Feminism and You" by Dean Pelton when he and Pierce collaborated on the creation of the Greendale Human Being.
- Shout out: Pierce mentions "George and Weezie", the two main characters from "The Jeffersons" which are also featured prominently on Abed's dorm TV in "Home Economics".
- TV Guide: Shirley talks about the TV show "Friends" while talking about co-habitation. She also mentions "Schwimmer fatigue" in reference to David Schwimmer, who portrayed Ross Gellar on the show.
|List of Meta references
|Meta references in this episode:
- On the show, Troy and Abed create a twitter hashtag #AnniesMove to update people on Annie's move. A real life account under the same name was created that fans could message during the show's original broadcast.
- The green #AnniesMove T-shirts Troy and Abed wear were officially available for purchase from the NBC Universal online store for a time until being discontinued. Several independent online stores like Redbubble.com offer their replica of the t-shirt.
- Yvette Nicole Brown is a devout Christian in real life.
- When the Hiatus/Darkest timeline was announced, Joel McHale tweeted "Horsebot 3000 Noooo!".
- “You are fantastic!”— Jeff
- “So are you. What are you doing after this?”— Attractive female clerk
- “Probably trying a couple of boot-cuts. But after that...maybe, like, a blazer.”— Jeff
- “Man-children. Can't live with them, can't leave them alone with your tape.”— Britta
- “Britta, don't make jokes! You're bad at it.”— Annie
- “We're sorry. Sometimes we get stuck in our own little world. Then in that world we make even littler worlds. And sometimes there are tunnels between those worlds. Or a subway. One time a snake-- we're sorry.”— Troy
- “There's a couple of things that we were hoping that you'd help us with.”— Troy
- “Yes, like where does the water go in the iron?”— Abed
- “And what's the iron for?”— Troy
- “And what gets out Kool-Aid stains?”— Abed
- “Yeah, we already know that the opposite color Kool-Aid doesn't work.”— Troy
- “Also, Troy scraped me when we were fork-jousting last week and I don't think it's healing right.”— Abed
- “Oh! That's infected.”— Annie
- “Infected! That's the word I was looking for.”— Troy