What is the Connection

That it Captain, in fact they played a little of the tune in the episode
I love Ronnie Hazelhurst's little interludes they are so cleverly conceived to fit with what is going on screen .I think his tribute to the great Carl Stalling, who provided the music for the Looney Tunes cartoons , when Howard in sneaking away [again] and he plays the music used when Sylvester sneaks up on Tweety Pie or Daffy on the Bugs Bunny is just so perceptive.