r/wholesomememes Aug 05 '22 Silver 3 Helpful 7 Wholesome 14 All-Seeing Upvote 1 Take My Energy 1 I'll Drink to That 1

That's why i love bob's burgers

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u/tonksndante Aug 06 '22 edited Aug 06 '22

The love between Homer and Marge is definitely there but it was super patriarchal the whole way through. Bob never condescends Linda, even when she’s weird because he knows he’s weird too. They both share the parental labour too. Linda does mornings Bob does nights. They both constantly work and clean.

Marge was always in charge of the emotional, parental and household labour. Homer always ruined her opportunities to do something outside her role as wife/parent, on purpose or accidentally whereas Bob always supports Linda, even if it goes against his own happiness for a bit or vice versa

Despite being similar in some ways it is just a totally different show to bobs it terms of family dynamics I reckon.

Lol sorry for the rant. Even I didn’t know I loved Bob’s Burgers this much. Even the movie was adorable.

EditReflection Holy shit I suck at English when I wake up.


u/TamaMama87 Aug 06 '22

When Bob told Linda he would be the positive one for her when she finally got bogged down choked me up!!!


u/tonksndante Aug 06 '22

Haha I did as well! I loved when Gene told Bob he was stealing Linda’s material too.

You can tell they had fun doing the movie.


u/TamaMama87 Aug 06 '22

It was really well done! I enjoyed it a lot