At one point, the show displays the betting odds regarding the identity of the Simpsons character who shot Mr. Burns. The character who would later be revealed as the perpetrator is shown as the 18th most favored, with odds of 70 to 1.
This show, which focuses on the "Who Shot Mr. Burns?" two-part season cliffhanger, was broadcast in the United States immediately before the second part aired as the seventh season premiere. In the United Kingdom, viewers had to wait another week before the second part aired.