When Nina says "I really wanted to go with you guys," close-captioning reads "too."
Shun: Hey Clifford, Jorge. You're gonna be in a book. You'll be famous.
Shun: Nina, what does it mean, gently used?
Nina: Well, you know. Books that have been read, but are in good shape.
Emily Elizabeth: Falling is just part of learning. And I have a feeling I'm going to be learning a lot.
Bill: So, Evan, how about it? Are you ready to shoot some hoops?
Evan: Definitely! I'll be right there.
Clifford: (incredulous) What?!
Norville: Mmm mmm mmm.
Clifford: Hiya, Norville.
Norville: Ah. Ah. Ah. A giant beetle.
Norville: And such a giant ladybug. A giant ladybug?
Clifford: (from under ladybug helmet) Hiya, Norville.
Norville: Ah! Ah! It knows my name!
Both of the story titles for this episode are cliche phrases in common usage.
Kel Mitchell makes his return to the Clifford series after having provided the voice of the regular character T-Bone on clifford the Big Red Dog.
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Evan: But Bill Mazer asked me to play basketball…
Those who grew up in New York probably know the real Bill Mazer. From 1971 to 1991, he had been sportscaster for the news at WNYW (the eventual Fox 5). Mazer is currently on NYC talk radio station WEVD.