The episode contains three separate stories. In the first, which parodies the 1940s B&W cartoons, Fry wants to propose to Leela, so he blows up a comet made of "dimondium" to make her a diamond ring. In the second, which parodies the 1980s video games, the Professor invents a microscope with an infinite magnification and learns all the secrets of the Universe, which puts him and other scientists out of business. In the third part, which parodies Japanese anime, the team must defend Earth from dancing aliens. Written by
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What is that box, you old witch?
Ha ha ha ha! I'll never tell you! It's a deep space emotion detector.
South Side Shuffle
Composed by Keith Nichols
Published by KPM APM (ASCAP)
Courtesy of APM Music, Inc.
By Arrangement with EMI Production Music UK
Played during Fry's walking on the Diamondium comet. See more