Put Your Head on My Shoulder

Trivia, Quotes, Notes and Allusions

Quotes (58)

  • Amy : It worked! They totally think we're making out! Fry : Yea! (He and Amy begin juggling)...Hey, why aren't we making out? Amy : I don't know.

  • Bender: Yep, everything worked out great thanks to good old Bender. Leela: Come on! It's not like you intentionally set us up with bad dates so we'd spend Valentine's Day together. Bender: Didn't I, Leela? Didn't I? Leela: No! You didn't! You just corralled a bunch of stiffs at the bus station and pocketed our money! Bender: True. But in the end, isn't that what Valentine's Day is really all about? Leela: Yeah. Fry: I guess so.

  • Farnsworth: I still don't understand why you wouldn't let me graft a laser cannon onto your chest. To crush those who disobey you... But I guess we're just two different people.

  • Zoidberg: There you are, good as new. Except for your dorsal fin. I'm afraid I couldn't find it after the crash. Fry: Can I live without it? Zoidberg: If you call that living.

  • Gary: I'm a banking industry regulator. Leela: Really? Y'know, I heard that banking industry regulations are really very simple. Gary: Oh, no, that's not true. You see, modern banking regulations are a product of five different regulatory traditions. Six if you wanna get technical. Leela: Oh, I do.

  • Leela: Why, if it isn't my favourite head on Amy's body: Fry.

  • Fry: Wait, come back, uh, darling. Petunia: Can't, hon', I gotta catch my bus back to Nutley. I'd kiss you goodnight but I lost my teeth pulling out a stump.

  • Sal: So anyways, Leela, I'd love to take a whack at ya but that 10:15 to Nutley ain't goin' nowheres without yours truly behinds the wheel. Petunia: Excuse me, did you say "10:15 to Nutley"? Sal: Why, yes I dids. Leela: Bender! Did you just round up our dates at the bus station? Bender: Of course not. Sal: Anybodys else for Nutley? Bender's customers get up and head for the door

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Notes (1)

  • Bender's sign says "Discreet and Discrete." Discreet: Respecting privacy / maintaining silence about something of a delicate nature. Discrete: Not joined to another / separate.

Trivia (10)

  • When Petunia tells Fry she can't kiss him because she lost her teeth pulling a stump it's completely obvious she has a mouth full of teeth!

  • Can labels seen in the planet express closet: Emergency Beans, and Condensed Milt

  • Opening theme promotion: NOT BASED ON THE NOVEL BY JAMES FENIMORE COOPER Cooper is most famous for his novel "Last of the Mohicans."

  • Zoidberg's human anatomy chart is upside-down.

  • Larry (Mom's #2 son) and Leela's ex-boss are in the line outside the Dating Service, along with Hattie, the cat lady.

  • Out of 994 Bending Units made, only 90 didn't get recalled.

  • Amy's compact sounds like a Star Trek communicator.

  • When on Mercury, Fry and Amy pass Hg's Fuel. Hg is the atomic symbol for Mercury.

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Allusions (8)

  • The song playing at the beginning of Fry and Amy's trip to Europa is "Moons of Jupiter" by Scruffy the Cat.

  • Alfa Romeo: The car Amy buys is a "Beta Romeo". This is a reference to the Italian automobile manufacturer Alfa Romeo (founded in 1910). 'Alfa' is pronounced the same way as the first letter of the Greek alphabet, 'Alpha' and 'Beta' is the second letter of the Greek alphabet.

  • AAA: Amy belongs to the Septuple-A (The Austro-Afro-Antarctico-Amerasian Auto Association) which is like present-day Triple-A (The American Auto Association.)

  • LOOK HARD: In the supply cupboard, there are two binders/books/boxes labelled 'P' and 'NP' in the bottom left of the picture. Quick reference to P and NP problems.

  • 2010: (the sequel to 2001) The big black monolith near Europa (with an "Out of Order" sign) is a reference to the sequel to 2001, 2010.

  • Commercial: Chrysler Cordoba Latin Lothario Victor resembles Ricardo Montalb├ín from the Chrysler Cordoba ads.

  • Star Trek: The Motion Picture One of the cars for sale is the "Plymouth V'ger", a reference to the Plymouth Voyager minivan, and the V'ger villain in Star Trek: The Motion Picture.

  • Title: Put Your Head on My Shoulder The episode's title is a reference to a 1959 hit song of the same name by Paul Anka.