The name is not just a pun on Herman Melville’s novel Moby-Dick: It also refers to a one-sided mathematical surface known as a Möbius strip.The episode title is the punchline to this obscure joke: “What's non-orientable and lives in the ocean?Amy Wong asks Turanga Leela to help her buy a car at Malfunctioning Eddie's Rocket-car Emporium.Meanwhile, Bender Bending Rodríguez decides not to get the recommended safety features installed These would reduce the risk of "catastrophic butt failure," namely explosion, in a low-speed collision, but it makes his butt look Human. Fry to take a road trip to Mercury, but they break down after they run out of gas.
It was written by Ken Keeler and directed by Chris Louden.
It was canceled back in 2003 on Fox and resurrected in 2009.
In honor of the show’s seven-season run on adventures and starting anew, we take a look back at some of the most hilarious moments.
His ragtag Planet Express Ship delivery crew, including his descendant Professor Hubert Farnsworth (Billy West), love interest Leela (Katey Sagal), and robot bestie Bender (John Di Maggio), are nearing the end of their intergalactic journey as Comedy Central starts running the first of Futurama’s last 13 episodes tonight.
(The final installment airs on September 4.) However, the future of the show is uncertain as this isn’t the first go-round creator Matt Groening has had with Futurama.