Small But Clever Details From Futurama That Fans Noticed
Futurama fans know the series is packed with background gags and secret math equations, but how many have you spotted? Being written by a group of people with Ph.Ds, Futurama is one of the smartest cartoons ever to air. It could be worth it to count the 1's and 0's next time to unearth a hidden Easter egg.
Take a look below and see if you've noticed any of these Futurama details before, and vote up the ones you find most interesting!
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It Takes 1.2 Seconds For Fry And Leela To Fly To The Moon, The Same As Light
From Redditor /u/_WhoisMrBilly_:
In Futurama, “The Series Has Landed” it takes the ship 1.2 seconds to reach the moon. The same time as it takes light from the moons surface and vis-versa.
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The Tattoo Artist Is A Reference To An Epson 157 Ink Cartridge
From Redditor /u/manlyman1417:
Noticed the epson printer that gave Bender his gang tattoo had 10011101 on his back, or 157 in binary. Epson 157 is a black ink.
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Fry Did, Indeed, Hook Up With A Radiator
From Redditor /u/bobcobble:
In Futurama Fry claims to have made out with "that radiator women from the radiator planet." Leela replies "Fry, that's a radiator." 46 episodes later a radiator is seen sitting at Fry's dream funeral with his other ex girlfriends.
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This Complex Yet Accurate Math JokePhoto: Futurama / u/Icy_Chemist
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The Continuity Detail Of This Poor Old Man
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Nibbler's Shadow Can Be Seen In The Pilot Episode
From Redditor /u/sir-griffen:
In Futurama s1 E1 which aired in 1999, you can see Nibblers shadow under Fry’s chair. It wouldn’t be revealed that Nibbler pushed Fry into the Cryo-genic chamber until season 4 which aired 4 years later.