Buford challenges Phineas to a thumb-wrestling competition after the later spilt ice-cream on the former.
Meanwhile. Dr. Doofenshmirtz has created a slaveinator to mind-control people so they can attend his birthday and do the cleaning-up for him.
This episode marks the introduction of Baljeet and Buford.
- Mind Control: What Dr. Doofenshmirtz attempted.
- Mundane Made Awesome: Buford only challenged Phineas to a thumb-wrestling match but it is treated like an actual wrestling match complete with Training Montages, commentary and a FREAKING ARENA.
- Improbable Weapon User: Doof and Perry weaponize birthday hats, party noisemakers, paddle-balls...
- Special Guest: Evander Holyfield. Michael Buffer voices the announcer of the match.
- Take That: The referee reveals the thumb wrestling contest by citing the actual Standards and Practices guidelines.
- Training Montage: Used while Phineas and Buford were training.