In the song at the end Cartman sings the line "In the city of Venice, right by Matt's house, you can chill if you're homeless". Matt Stone owns a home in Venice and his annoyance with the large amount of homeless people in the area was part of the inspiration for this episode. See more
The homeless first started arriving in Evergreen about 3 months ago. At first they were only a few of them, asking for change, sleeping in the parks. But then more showed up. And we realized there was something different about them. They fed off of our change to the point that they could actually start renting apartments. We knew it wouldn't be long before the homeless actually started buying homes. And then we'd had no idea who is homeless and who wasn't. People living in the house right next ...