Chef and the children learn that Earth is actually just a reality show for other planets. When they learn it is to be canceled, the boys travel to a distant planet to plead their case to the network executives.
Did You Know?
worked as a consultant on this episode at the age of 80 years old. He came up with the idea for the giant talking taco and the reality television theme during a three-day retreat for the show's writers, a session that he said was unlike any writers meeting he had ever been to. Mr. Lear described Trey Parker
and Matt Stone
to the New York Times in 2003 by saying, "These guys are nuts, but they're also very, very smart. They throw out a lot in very little time." See more
At one point Jeff says that there were 60 episodes of Punky Brewster made before it was canceled. In actuality, 66 episodes were made before it was canceled by NBC and moved to syndication, and another 22 made in syndication. See more
I'm afraid that Earth, a-all of Earth, is nothing but an intergalactic reality-TV show.
My God... we're famous!
References One Froggy Evening
Performed by Missy Elliot See more