- Creator Backlash: While "Monkey See, Monkey Don't" wasn't directed by John Kricfalusi, he singled out this particular episode as "the worst Ren and Stimpy cartoon ever made" (of the first two seasons).
- The Other Darrin: Not counting bumpers, "Monkey See, Monkey Don't" is the first cartoon to feature Billy West as Ren.
- What Could Have Been: "Fake Dad" was originally going to be a full-length episode with a scene that had Ren, Stimpy and Kowalski playing football. The scene was cut because of poor pacing.
Trivia / Ren & Stimpy 2x08 "Monkey See, Monkey Don't"/"Fake Dad"