Wade is showcased on a news program, while a duo of wolves try to get him.
Newsduck Dick Drake introduces himself as an episode of Seven Minutes begins.
- Garfield (watch)
- Andy Gooneybird (voiced by Gregg Berger)
- Host (voiced by Frank Welker)
- Edward R. Furrow
- Bagpipe Players
- Doctor (voiced by Howard Morris)
- This is the last U.S. Acres cartoon produced for the series.
- The image of Garfield on the giant watch in the background changes in each appearance throughout the episode.
- Seven Minutes is a spoof of the CBS newsmagazine series 60 Minutes.
- Meryl Streep and Shelley Duvall are mentioned.
- "Tiltaphobia" may be a reference to the tilt mechanism of pinball.
- When Readem and Weep initially comment on Wade after watching him on their television set, their voices and identities are initially mixed up.