Playing Against Type: In spite of Bob's animation model resembling him, this role is a departure from the kinds of roles French Stewart is best known for.
Short Run in Peru: The show was cancelled in the US after only three episodes thanks to a combination of Moral Guardians and Executive Meddling. However, it got a full run in Ireland (where being banned in the US was part of RTE's promotion of it), the UK and parts of Latin America.
Unintentional Period Piece: "There's Too Much Sex on TV" starts with Bob watching a brand-new TV like this one◊. Later, the Devil tells Bob that if he takes sex off TV, it'll go on the Internet, where only the rich can get it. Fastforward a few years, the exact opposite is true: the internet became widely available to everyone, and so did porn sites.