- This is the first time we see Lumpy with any facial hair.
- When the ball was bouncing, if you listen carefully, you hear part of the former opening of Mondo Mini Shows.
- This is the first episode to have no characters get injured.
- Since Petunia survived in House Warming, this would be the first time Petunia died.
- Despite this being The Mole's debut episode, he already has an automatic kill count of 20 after one episode.
- This is one of ten season one episodes with no quick shot moment in it. The other episodes are House Warming, Hide and Seek, Whose Line Is It Anyway?, You're Bakin' Me Crazy, Meat Me for Lunch, Sweet Ride, It's a Snap, Off the Hook, and Happy Trails Pt. 1.
- This episode makes The Mole the first character to kill both Petunia and Lumpy.
- The HD version is the first 'Classics Remastered' to come out of order.
- In the Remaster version when Petunia is in the Intro it says "Lifty and Shifty" by mistake.
- This marks the first time Lumpy's doesn't kill anyone or himself and dies.
- The Fairy Ride is also seen in Boo Do You Think You Are? as a short cameo with Generic Tree Friends.
- This marks the first time where a character's brain and skeletons are exposed.
- The title of the episode is a reference to the TV series Mission: Impossible.
- As shown from the episode's storyboard, The Mole's ball was supposed to hit the middle part of the Ferris Wheel instead of its lever.