|“||Everyone thinks that you're Liv Rooney!||”|
A reporter mistakes Maddie for Liv while she’s on a date with Josh. Maddie doesn’t want Diggie to hear the news from the press, so she asks Liv to play along.
- Dove Cameron as Liv and Maddie Rooney
- Joey Bragg as Joey Rooney
- Tenzing Norgay Trainor as Parker Rooney
- Kali Rocha as Karen Rooney
- Benjamin King as Pete Rooney (video chat only)
- Jordan Fisher as Holden Dippledorf
- Lucas Adams as Josh Willcox
- Shak Ghacha as Dump Truck
- Carter Hastings as Evan
- Ryan McCartan as Diggie Smalls
- Emmy Buckner as Liv #2
- Shelby Wulfert as Maddie #2
- Nancy O' Dell as Herself
- David Shatraw as Goofy Gary
- Dump Truck returns after his 8 episode absence.
- Evan also returns
- Artie's minions appear without Artie for the first time, as Parker's competitors in the contest.
- Josh and Maddie go to Goofy Gary's Fun Zone for dates, which Joey and Parker mentioned in Voltage-A-Rooney.
- Slurp-A-Rooney was the initial name for Scoop-A-Rooney, but it was changed.
- Carter Hastings teased that this might be his favourite episode ever.
- Diggie makes a surprise return in this episode after seeing the picture of Maddie with Josh.
- There's some serious media, twin, and boyfriend drama in this episode.
- This is the first episode where Josh and Joey really start to hang out together and interact.
- The writers have described this episode as major drama for Lolden and think that Mosh is super cute.
- The title refers to the reporter getting "the scoop" on Liv's love life, which turns out to be Maddie's.
- This is the first time Goofy Gary's Fun Zone is seen in an episode.
- This episode is left on a cliff-hanger until the next episode.
- Parker calls Josh and Maddie "Mosh". This is the second time a ship name is used in the show, the first being in Move-A-Rooney, when Liv called Maddie and Diggie "Miggie". It's also the first time the name Mosh is mentioned, the others being in Choose-A-Rooney and Ex-A-Rooney.
- This is the first appearance of Goofy Gary, who returns in another episode this season.
- It is implied that Maddie has now gotten her drivers license since Parker thanks her for the ride to Goofy Gary's Fun Zone.
- Pete appears in this episode via video chat with Liv.
- Face Gab is a parody of Face Time.
- The punching and hugging pillows from Skate-A-Rooney are shown again.
- This is the last appearance of Holden Dippledorf in Season 3.
- Piper Curda was seen in a behind the scenes photo for this episode, but she never actually appeared in the episode.
- Once again, Diggie shows that he can tell Liv and Maddie apart, even when Maddie doesn't have her glasses on.
- Holden treats Joey by renting them Geohawk hands-free electric skateboards, like the one he did not win in Hands on a Porcupine.
- This episode aired on Jordan Fisher's 22nd birthday.
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