- Actor-Shared Background: Melina Kanakaredes is of Greek heritage. So was her character, Eleni.
- Milestone Celebration: For the show's 70th Anniversary on 1/25/07, the cast recreated the events that led to the show's first episode in 1937. In addition, the poem stated above was used to open every episode from 1/07-2/25/08.
- Real Life Writes the Plot: Abby's decision to get a cochlear implant is because her portrayer, Amy Ecklund, decided to get one too.
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