A Penny Earned
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- This episode has significant connection to The Green Ring Conspiracy (Saga).
- The title for this episode is the second half of the expression "A penny saved is a penny earned". The first half of the expression appeared in the title of #692: “A Penny Saved”
- Eugene previously had problems with grades being changed on Campbell College computers in #76: “Eugene's Dilemma”.
- Penny's phone plays "Pop Goes the Weasel".
- The board games Word Pursuit, Money Masters, Trivial Quest, Candyworld, and Salamanders and Stepladders are references to the board games Trivial Pursuit, Monopoly, Candyland, and Snakes and Ladders.
- Wooton references Strong's Exhaustive Concordance.
Penny Wise: You've been praying?
Connie Kendall: Yes! Haven't you?
Penny Wise: Well, sure, but I didn't know everybody was in on it.
Wooton Bassett: That's one thing you can be sure everybody's in on. The praying I mean.
Connie Kendall: I don't know how Wooton does it. He didn't leave until midnight, and he said he had to be up at four. He must be exhausted, too.
Wooton Bassett: Good morning! How's everybody doing today?
Connie Kendall: I hate him.