The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius

Season 2 Episode 14

The Junkman Cometh

Aired Weekdays 7:30 PM Mar 12, 2004 on Nickelodeon



  • Trivia

    • In "Brobot," Brobot said that he was programmed for honesty. If that is true, then why did he make up that story about the mooniemen?

  • Quotes

    • Brobot:What story are you talking about? Oh! Is about a goose that does'nt fit in? Or maybe, a magic pickle! Oh! Tell me the story, tell me the story, tell me the story!

    • Carl: (while riding back home in the rocket) Wow, Brobot seemed really upset.
      Sheen: Yea, he'll be emotionally scarred for the rest of his life.........ANY SALTY SNACKS ON BOARD!?!?

    • Sheen: (About The Kid Who Cried Wolf) Kid yells wolf, people come to help, kid laughs, he made it up, real wolf comes, kid yells, people don't come
      Carl: No, no, don't tell me, I haven't finshed the book yet!
      Sheen: ...The kid's wolf food!
      Carl: SHEEN!

    • Carl: I don't know ... I think Brobot is kinda cute.
      Sheen: Carl, you think everything is cute!
      Carl: Well you think UltraLord is cute!
      Sheen: I do not!
      Carl: Yes you did! You told me!
      Sheen: No, let me clarify! I said BABY UltraLord was cute!
      Carl: (giggles) Yeah, he is. Hey, can I borrow your Baby UltraLord doll when we get back home?
      Sheen: It's an ACTION FIGURE! And just for that you can't borrow him!
      Jimmy: Guys, I need you to focus!

    • Carl: The mooniemen might be around us!
      Sheen: Maybe one of us is a moonieman!
      Carl: Ah! Sheen's a moonieman!
      Sheen: Or maybe you are a moonieman!
      Carl: AHH!!! I'M A MOONIEMAN!!!

    • Jimmy: Batteries to power...
      Sheen: Ooh! Wait, Jimmy! I wanna say it! I wanna say it!
      Jimmy: (sighs) Go ahead.
      Sheen: Batteries to power.
      (Jimmy pushes a button)
      Sheen: Turbines to speed.
      (Jimmy shifts into gear)
      Sheen: And ... kick it, homie!
      Jimmy: Hey, say it right!
      Sheen: (unenthusiastically) Lift off.

    • Carl: This is all like some weird dream! B-but I know I'm not dreaming, cause there'd be llamas in it and Jimmy's mom's ... (sees Sheen and Jimmy staring weirdly at him) ... cookies!

    • Brobot: I don't like Sheen.
      Carl: Tell me about it.

    • Sheen: Cool! We get to get shot out of an airlock!
      Jimmy: Sheen, we won't survive being shot into space!
      Sheen: Oh. But still, an airlock!

    • Jimmy: What?! Nobody uses my rocket ship for a toilet!
      Carl: Um, actually, Jimmy, I...

  • Notes

  • Allusions

    • Wrestlepalooza

      Wrestlepalooza is a spoof of Wrestlemania.

    • Jimmy: I have classic purple flirp, diet purple flirp, and new and improved purple flirp with more purple.

      The "new and improved" flirp is a spoof of Coke, which came out with a "new and improved" version, only no one liked it.

    • Junkman: (selling junk for quatloos)
      A quatloo is a monetary unit from Star Trek.

    • Mombot: Would you boys like more Lunar Pie?
      "Lunar pie" spoofs "moon pie."

    • Black monolith: on Luna
      In the movie 2001: A Space Odyssey, the astronauts found a black monolith burried on the moon.

    • Title: The Junkman Cometh
      The title is taken from the play The Iceman Cometh.

    • Goddard: (to Roxy, in Barry White's voice) Oh baby.
      When Goddard said this line, he sounded just like Barry White, a famous singer, before he passed away.

    • Carl: Now I know why the caged bird sings.
      This line, said by Carl, is a reference to the famous literary work "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings" by Maya Angelou.