- What Could Have Been:
- A scene of Herb running after a train to ask which Springfield it was headed. This was later reused in "Burns, Baby Burns" in season eight.
- There was originally a joke that predicted the breakup of the Soviet Union, but was cut when the Soviet Union broke up between writing of the script and airing.
Trivia / The Simpsons S 3 E 24 Brother Can You Spare Two Dimes