Episode name reference to/pun on: The term "comic relief", describing a character in a dramatic piece of otherwise dramatic/serious work that is used for humorous situations.
June 21, 2002
Clayton McKenzie Morrow
Comic Relief is the first segment of 9th aired and 10th produced episode in season 3 of Dexter's Laboratory, which first aired on June 21, 2002. In this episode, Dexter invents a comic to turn him into a comic book character, with Dee Dee playing the villainess "Deestructa."