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- 7th time Sandy Cheeks doesn't appear since her debut in Tea at the Tree Dome, 6th straight.
- 11th appearance of Spongebob Squarepants.
- Spongebob's parents, Harold and Margaret Squarepants, make their debut in this episode.
- 9th appearance of Squidward.
- 8th appearance of Patrick.
- 8th time Mr. Krabs doesn't appear.
- 4th time Plankton and Karen don't appear since their debut in Plankton.
- 5th time Gary appears, first since Boating School.
- This episode was release on the Home Sweet Pineapple DVD.
- 2nd appearance of the nematodes, first was in Help Wanted.
- This episode has a sequel, an eighth season episode: Home Sweet Rubble.
- Spongebob Squarepants
- Patrick Star
- Squidward Tentacles
- Harold Squarepants
- Margaret Bubblebottom Squarepants
- Fred Rechid
- (inside Squidward's house) Spongebob: "Squidward (gently pokes his nose) Squidward! (more roughly than before, pokes his nose, awaking Squidward) Squidward!"
- Squidward: (in reply) "Huhahuhaa! Ohh! Wha Wha What?"
- Spongebob: "Squidward! Can we stay here for a couple days, or month or two."
- Squidward: "Na, Yeah, well, whatever."
- Spongebob: "Thanks! (pause as Spongebob runs over to other side of bed dropping Gary nearby in the floor) Thanks Squidward. Squidward, Can you scoot over a little?"
- Squidward: "Oh, yeah. Sure.
- Spongebob: "Well, while your at it, can you get me a glass of water?"
- Squidward: "Ok." (goes and gets glass of water)
- Spongebob: (hands Spongebob glass of water) "Yeah, this a real swell place you got here. Thanks, buddy."
- Squidward: "Your, welcome."
- Spongebob: "Yeah, I like sleepovers."
- Squidward: Yeah, me too."
- Spongebob: "Yep, this is great. Good night Squidward."
- Squidward: "Good night, Spongebob." (realizes that Spongebob was in his bed) (shoves Spongebob and Gary out the front door) "Good night, Spongebob!"
- Patrick: "What are you going to do now?"
- Spongebob: (in reply) "I guess I'll have to move back in with my mom and dad." (shows happy picture of his two parents)
- Patrick: "Wait a minute, No you don't!' (shows sad picture of Spongebob's mom and dad)
- Margaret: "Spongebob! Hi, honey! We're here!"
- Harold: "Come on, Spongebob! Hurry! Hurry, son. your mother has dinner waiting.
- Spongebob: (in reply) "Hi, mom."
- Squidward: "Hello, Mrs. Squarepants, let me help you with these bags."
- Spongebob: "Just give me a minute."
August 14th, 1999