"The Waste of Time" is an episode of Wander Over Yonder. It aired April 11, 2016.
When Wander and Sylvia accidentally buy Time Orbbles, Sylvia must keep Wander focused or risk being lost in time forever.
Wander watches his past self attempt scoot down the hill during the events of "The Picnic"
- This episode shows how Wander and Sylvia first met.
- Sylvia breaks the fourth wall when she says "We can't keep wasting our time watching past episodes...of our lives."
- This episode confirms that Wander was previously known as Tumbleweed, a fact that was first mentioned in "The Good Bad Guy". It is possible Wander could be thousands of years old or immortal.
- Apparently, Sylvia worked as a bounty hunter before she decided to join Wander on his travels, and even captured Wander at one point, a fact that she is not proud of but Wander already knew she was once bad.
- Wander and Sylvia visit the events of the past episodes including "The Picnic" and "My Fair Hatey"
- Star Wars - At one point, Wander quotes the opening line of this film franchise.
- Wilbur and Orbble Wright are an obvious parody of Wilbur and Orville Wright who made the first airplane flight at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina in 1903.
- Jack McBrayer as Wander
- April Winchell as Sylvia
- Piotr Michael as Major Threat
- Andy Bean as Oroble Wright
- Fuller Codon as Wilmur Wright
- Sam Riegel as Admiral Admirable