19.8 million people watched this episode's initial airing, bringing the series to a 8th-place slot for the week.
Heidi's mother is diagnosed with Stage 1 Colon Cancer, and after an emotional phone call, Heidi has to decide whether to stay on the show or go home to her mother. In the end, Heidi decides to stick around to play the game.
Omarosa's minor injury (she claims that it was a "concussion") turns into a three-week drama, beginning with this episode.
Because of her firing, Tammy is the only woman who does not get to be Project Manager this season.
NBC finally gave this episode a title, so the filler title, "Real Real Estate, Trump Style" was replaced with "Dupe-lex."
Tammy: I think we were duped.
The Project Managers in this episode are Katrina for Versacorp and Troy for Protégé.
Trump fires Tammy because of her apparent disloyalty to her team when she, Versacorp Project Manager Katrina and Bill are brought into the final boardroom.
Amy, who was originally reshuffled onto Versacorp, is brought back to Protégé Corporation because of the 6 vs. 4 deficit.