Moe falls for a flower vendor named Renee, and commits insurance fraud (with help from Homer) so he can keep the money and the romance coming.
* MistakenForGay: When Moe was trying to get enough courage to tell Renee the truth, she asked if he was gay. When he said he wasn't she asked if he was married and he asked why she said "gay" first.
* RomanceOnTheSet: Hank Azaria and Helen Hunt were dating at the time this episode was made, marrying in 1999, but ultimately divorcing in 2000.
* StopSayingThat: Homer overhears Moe speaking about Hawai'i.
-->'''Moe''': Hawai'i here we come! Ananakooli, Makawani, Ana-ona, Nanawula Wa, Hawai'i... ha.\\
'''Homer''': (''overhearing'') Hawai'i? What about Hawai'i? Moe? Who's going to Hawai'i?! Am I going to Hawai'i?\\
''(Chief Wiggum knocks on Homer's cell bars with a nightstick.)''\\
'''Chief Wiggum''': Stop saying Hawai'i in there!
* WhatHappenedToTheMouse: Whatever happened with that water heater explosion at the beginning of the episode?