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How Hermes Requisitioned His Groove Back 

The Bureaucracy loves Hermes less while loving Fry loads more.

Directors:

Mark Ervin, Bret Haaland

Writers:

Matt Groening (created by), Matt Groening (developed by) | 2 more credits »

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Cast

Episode credited cast:
Billy West ... Philip J. Fry / Dr. Zoidberg / Prof. Hubert J. Farnsworth / Ipgee / Old Man in Queue / Slow-Mobile Bureaucrat (voice)
Katey Sagal ... Turanga Leela (voice)
John DiMaggio ... Bender / Australian Laborer / Bureaucrat (voice)
Phil LaMarr ... Hermes Conrad (voice)
Tress MacNeille ... Spa 5 Leader / Wristlo-jackomater (voice)
Lauren Tom ... Amy Wong (voice)
David Herman ... Terry / Lou / Spa 5 Leader / Grade #20 Bureaucrat / Laser-eyed Bureaucrat / No. 1.0 (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Nora Dunn ... Morgan Proctor (voice)
Dawnn Lewis ... LaBarbara Conrad (voice)
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Storyline

A meticulous substitute bureaucrat at Planet Express develops an unseemly attraction to dirty Fry while career bureaucrat Hermes Conrad goes to a vacation resort featuring forced labor. After Bender discovers the affair, only Hermes can save his personality after it is downloaded by the unscrupulous substitute. Written by Jeff Lindstrom

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Certificate:

TV-PG | See all certifications »
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Details

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 April 2000 (USA) See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$1,300,000 (estimated)
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

First appearance of "Australian Man." He is always seen reluctantly participating in one form or another of forced labor. See more »

Goofs

When Morgan Proctor inserts her Bureaucrat rank badge into Hermes' electronic name placard, her name appears on it, in lowercase letters. When an argument occurs later in the episode, the name is in all uppercase letters. See more »

Quotes

Bender: I'm Bender, baby! Please insert liquor!
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Crazy Credits

Opening Banner: As Foretold By Nostradamus See more »

Connections

Referenced in Futurama: The Devil's Hands Are Idle Playthings (2003) See more »

Soundtracks

The Bureaucrat Song
Music and Lyrics by Ken Keeler
Performed by Phil LaMarr, Dawnn Lewis, Billy West, Katey Sagal,
John DiMaggio & Nora Dunn
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