What do you think about Eric's new gather the troops phrase, "Time to meet the band, ladies?"
Behind The Scenes
Sam's line after Callen calls him Pinocchio, "Keep it up and I'll make your nose grow" was made in the moment by LL Cool J and the episode's writer, Joe Wilson.
In The Navy
Prior to 1958, Chief Petty Officer was the highest enlisted (non-officer) rate in both the U.S. Navy and Coast Guard. The Military Pay Act of 1958 then added two more rates: Senior Chief Petty Officer and Master Chief Petty Officer.
Inside NCIS Los Angeles
Sam spent ten years restoring a 1970's Challenger that his father bought new and was named "Charlene." Unfortunately, Charlene was stolen and burned. To make up for it, Callen bought Sam another old Challenger to use as a project car.
Hush Little Baby
"Hush Little Baby's" original composer is unknown, but because of the mockingbird reference, it most likely originated in the United States (since mockingbirds are indigenous to the Western Hemisphere).