* ColbertBump: The scene in ''Film/StandByMe'' where the kids discuss the show and sing its theme song likely saved it from obscurity.
* ValuesDissonance: A show from TheFifties taking place in the 1870s is bound to have some. However, while its treatment of women and foreigners doesn't always hold up to modern standards of political correctness, it was rather FairForItsDay.
** Part of that is due to [[Creator/GeneRoddenberry who]] [[Series/StarTrekTheOriginalSeries wrote it]].
* TheWeirdAlEffect: There are many more people who know of the mad libs title format "Have X, Will Travel" than know of the show that started it.