Commentary:Put Your Head on My Shoulders
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Topics of Discussion
- The Harvard comedy writers use Lincoln a lot.
- Malfunctioning Eddie is named after a real-life electronics salesman from New York who eventually turned criminal, "Crazy Eddie".
- Dave Herman has once again lots of minor roles.
- Billy West has a crush on Amy Wong.
- Hg's fuel is named after the chemical symbol for Mercury and they're on Mercury.
- The word underpants is 20% funnier than the word underwear according to Ken Keeler.
- Ken introduced the poor joke for Zoidberg which is now used frequently.
- Ken gets very angry about the confusion between the robots and computers on the show.
- Zoidberg can't drive this car but he can drive others in other episodes.
- This episode features quite a few math jokes.
- Al Gore has said this is his favourite show.
- It was quite hard to animate two heads on one body.
- This is the first time Sal speaks with "S" on the end of some of his words.
- The laser cannon in the chest is mentioned appears in a later episode.
Highlights / Quotes
- Matt Groening: I've got a question for the Harvard writers.
David X. Cohen: That's us.
Matt Groening: What's your obsession with Lincoln?
- David X. Cohen: So any inspiration for this Ken?
Ken Keeler: Nope...