Every puppy that’s given away has to bear the pain of separation from its mother as well as the trepidation as to what its new family will be like. I think that in this 21st century, some puppies have to deal with the disappointment that their new masters think the Borg can easily defeat the Death Star.

The scale model that’s displayed on Glen’s desktop is the Colonial One, the ship that carries what remains of the 12 colonies’s government in Battlestar Galactica. Puppy Misa-Misa has the heightened sense that can detect the presence of socially awkward humans, aka “geekdar”.