On New Year's Eve 1999, Pizza Delivery boy Philip J. Fry accidentally falls into a cryogenic chamber and is frozen for 1,000 years. Finally unfrozen, he explores New New York, meets his new best friend (a kleptomaniacal robot named Bender) and goes to work for his great-great-great-great-grand-nephew's space delivery business. Written by
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This episode is the highest rated pilot episode in the history of the Fox Broadcasting Company. See more
When Fry goes into the Cryogenic Freezer, the timer is set for 1000 years and goes in on January 1, 2000. Fry then comes out on December 31, 2999 instead of January 1, 3000. See more
Space. It seems to go on and on forever. But then you get to the end and a gorilla starts throwing barrels at you.
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References Donkey Kong