- This is the first episode to air in the fifth production season.
- The script cover is a parody of the Never-ending Story which has Gayle riding a giant Mr. Business.
- A total of 3.03 million households watched this episode.
- In Tina's story, Pooping Cough is a reference to Whooping Cough.
- Tina's story, "Lady Chatter-teeth's Lover," is a play on Lady Chatterley's Lover, a book published in the late 1920's depicting a relationship between a middle class man and upper class woman and famous for its graphic sexual imagery for the time.
- In Tina's story, the band at the ball is "Boys Fore the Present Tyme," a reference to the Boyz 4 Now boy band in the show's universe.
- In Tina's story, Tina says, "wow, everyone from town is here!" and Gene adds, "even Lord Ken, the albino." This is a reference to Gene's 28-year-old imaginary albino friend, Ken.
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