If BURN-E (a welding robot) had known how much trouble he'd be caused by WALL-E's pursuit of EVE, then he'd have taken the day off.
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The planetary zoom-out at the end of the short shows the Axiom landing site to be in the vicinity of Richmond, Virginia. See more
In this film (which is supposed to coincide with events in "WALL-E"), BURN-E appears outside the garbage bay airlock just as the door closes. In "WALL-E", BURN-E does not appear. Also, a ledge has been added around the ship (and under the airlock door) for BURN-E to roll along; however, this ledge does not appear in "WALL-E". See more
After the credits end, SUPPLY-R taps BURN-E on the shoulder and comforts him with "There, there". See more
Spoofs 2001: A Space Odyssey