A mishap involving a microwave oven and a supernova throws the Planet Express staff back in time to 1947 where Fry has a fateful encounter with his grandparents, Dr. Zoidberg meets Pres. Truman and Leela & Prof. Farnsworth wreck an Air Force base. Written by
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In this episode, Bender's head is trapped in the past, and the crew digs it up out of the ground when they return to their own time. This is a reference to the _"Star Trek: The Next Generation" (1987)_ episode "Time's Arrow," in which exactly the same thing happens to Data. See more
The P-51A Mustangs were obsolete in 1947. The P-51D Mustang (bubble canopy) would have been the correct fighter - if jets were not available. See more
Are you crazy? You almost got yourself run over!
I did? Then, I sure am lucky you knocked me onto this pile of rusty bayonets.
Opening Subtitle: FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY EXCEPT GRANDMA AND GRANDPA See more
References 2001: A Space Odyssey