T.J. loses his confidence after a series of failed plans and refuses to lead The Recess Gang, to which he leads de facto.
Coloring/continuity error: While the Ashleys are wearing hard hats, Ashley Q.'s hat is initially blue. However, while she is shown talking, her hat is red.
Animation/continuity error: When the gang are sitting at the cheese box, Gretchen's eyebrows disappear while Vince is talking.
Continuity error: In this episode, Gus is on the playground, and he has a sprained ankle. But in "Lord of the Nerds", Miss Finster says that "it is the school policy that any kid with a serious injury is not allowed on the playground during recess".
Coloring/continuity error: While Gretchen is first shown beside the Robotic Ashleys, their "skin" colors look like the original Ashleys. Once the robots appear moving, their colors are then faded.
Though the episode premiered on November 5th, 2001, some syndication markets did not air until November 21st.