This episode contains a flashback scene in which it shows the two rules that Method Man's mom gave him. One, is to never quit anything, and the other is to not date white women.
(Talking to Nancy)
Method Man: Hi, neighbor lady!
Redman: Neighbor lady hot.
Skyler: I wanna check out their crib.
Nancy: They have a baby over there?
Dorothea: You hoochies better stay away from my meatloaf!
Method Man: Hoochies?
Nancy: I assume it was one of your... party guests... who peed in my bushes?
Method Man: Yeah. I really am sorry about that Neighbor Lady... you know... some mother****in' people have no mother****in' manners sometimes, you know what I mean?
Redman: Whadd'ya mean our house? All you do is come over, eat our food, and agree with everything we say!
Dupree: Ain't my fault that everything you say just happens to be right!
Method Man: Sorry about the mess, but we where kicking it and shit last night.
Nancy: I have no idea what you just said.
Method Man: Yo', it's Neighbor Lady! Hi, Neighbor Lady!
Nancy: My name is Nancy.
Method Man: Yeah, like I'm gonna remember that.
This show was made with only one camera and had no laugh track.
Lev L. Spiro directed the re-shoots of the "Pilot."
"The Pilot" episode was the highest rated comedy episode of the summer.
After seeing this episode, Method Man was really disappointed because the FOX network did not put a lot of his ideas into the show.
Music: "Milkshake" by Kelis; "How High Part II" by Method Man & Redman; "Why Can't We Be Friends" by Smash Mouth; "War" by War.
Anna Maria Horsford also played the mother of Redman's character in the movie How High.
The first 5 minutes of the pilot was shown on Yahoo.com before the original airdate in order to promote the show.
Ratings: Overnights: 5.8/ 9 (#2); Viewers: 8.01 million (#3); Adults 18-49: 3.8/11 (#2).
Method Man & Redman also co-starred in the 2001 movie How High and on the short-lived MTV comedy show Stung. They've collaborated musically a number of times also.
Method Man calls the serial killer neighbour Norman Bates when he thanks him for voting for them. Norman Bates is the name of the hotel owner and killer in the Alfred Hitchcock film Psycho.