Opening theme promotion: NOT AFFILIATED WITH FUTURAMA BRASS KNUCKLE CO.
Opening theme cartoon: "Hiss and Make Up" by the Warner Brothers (1943)
: If you look very closely, you can see the shadows of Nibble and Fry when Fry falls into the cryogenic machine, as well as Nibbler's eyestalk. Previously, in "Space Pilot 3000
", only Nibbler's shadow could be seen, not Fry's.
This episode was nominated for the Outstanding Animated Program Emmy but lost to The Simpsons.
When Fry is remembering his final pizza delivery to the cryogenic building, you can see Nibbler's eyestalk sticking out of the trash can, and you can see his shadow along with Fry's when Fry gets knocked out of the chair into the cryogenic freezer.