* The English dub of OAV part 6 sneaks a {{Woolseyism}} into an otherwise straight scene.
-->'''Pinoko''': Look what the postman brought! It's a package...[[NoodleIncident I just hope it's not from the organ donor institute.]]
* The manga story "The Boy and the Bird"
** The story opens with Pinoko's attempt at house-cleaning, where her trying to get rid of a spider results in her [[EpicFail being swarmed by them]]).
** Later, Black Jack gently chides Pinoko for childishly crying after falling out of a tree, which inspires Pinoko to try crying in a more adult fashion:
-->'''Pinoko:''' ''(while BitingTheHandkerchief and lying in a dramatic "languishing" pose)'' Is this how gwown-ups cwy? "Alas..."