This is the second time Francis pulls out his book of "Dumb Grey Kid's Book of Bullying".
Francis kicking sand on Veronica's face after mishearing her in similar to him kicking sand on Trixie in the canon series' episode, "Beach Bummed!".
Teen Titans - As part of Chloe's plan to get Francis off her and the other girls backs was to use breakfast related food as weapons and Timantha replied, "Evil, beware. We have waffles.", similar to Raven from Teen Titans, who is also voiced by Tara Strong.