Bob's Burgers

TV Show • 2011 • Animation  Report
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Boop
In a phone conversation with her friend Ginger, Linda is laughing saying that Ginger's cat died in a really funny way, but it is never described how, and a cat is never shown dying.
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series_of_unfortunate_events
S3E18: A dog was believed to have been eaten by a snake, but it's discovered he's alive and happy.
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HelloCharlotte
If you count the story of Topsy
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Boop
There is an episode where Louise breaks into a scientists room to steal a mating pheromone, which she sprays onto Teddy's pillow. In the next scene he is shown having bugs on his face.
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AReichel31
There is a scene where 2 dogs are fighting, but not in an illegal dog fighting ring
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Does an animal die?
(besides a dog, cat or horse)
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jamieblazej
A cow named Moolissa dies of a heart attack presumably and then is eaten as a way to honour her.
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MrsFerret
Season 3 episode 2 "Full Bars" Teddy's guinea pig dies from being squished. While everything surrounding it is done a bit for laughs and you find out the guinea pig was VERY old and the squishing is only partially cause of death, Teddy's distress is a bit upsetting and you do see the slightly flat guinea pig a few times, no blood or anything like that... just not quite properly guinea pig shaped
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Boop
There is an episode where the family is accused of selling horse meat instead of beef, but a horse does not die/is not shown to be dying.
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AReichel31
Episode where they go to florida and look for a python
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arach_NO
S12 E17 has a main plot with Louise befriending a sp*der.
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MrsFerret
Millie also gives off some super duper stalker vibes when it comes to Louise
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hyperkineticrabbitything
there are a handful of scenes that show bobs childhood where his father was pretty bad, nothing physical though and its very mild
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cagey
Louise, the youngest Belcher child, manipulates her peers and siblings on the regular. Sometimes she admits and apologizes for it.
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twitchywitchygirl
^this is not domestic violence...
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Boop
In more than one episode bob gets addicted to painkillers as a joke.
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Wackd
Several episodes involve Bob abusing over-the-counter medications, this is played for comedy.
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AudreyBabb
It’s hinted at that Linda is an alcoholic, but it’s fairly comedic. Some characters go out to drink as usually end up drunk. Most of the stuff in this show is comedic.
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petezaparti
A little blood here and there, but never anything graphic.
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katielytle
In S3E10, Linda teaches Tina how to shave her legs. In S3E20, Bob ends up with both of his arms shaved after he goes to the ER to get stitches. In S7E4, Ron shaves Bob's chest to attach a mic to him as part of a sting operation.
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AReichel31
Bob gets a tooth ripped out
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cagey
Although there isn't cannibalism, S1 Ep1 is about a rumor that Louise started about the restaurant serving human meat burgers. It informs the whole main storyline.
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Ellie_red
S1 E11: Bob comes very close to be burned alive in the crematorium
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Bob was almost cremated alive, does that count? Ssn 1.11
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Ellie_red
S3 E20 Bob cuts the join between his fingers. The doctor does a botch job of stiching it. Later the bandage gets ripped off because he stretches his fingers and blood spurts out
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Guppycat
I would say no, but Linda gets soap in her eye in an episode, Bob gets soap in his eye in another episode but it's very brief. In one episode Gayle has pinkeye and needs help with eyedrops but she's afraid to take them.
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freebird955
Rudy is a frequently recurring character who is the Belcher kids' friend. He is asthmatic and it comes up a lot, and is frequently shown using his inhaler. In Carpe Museum, he has an asthma attack when they do a lot of climbing and he can't get to his inhaler.
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The chinchilla, Princess Little Piddles/Shinobu/Atlas suffers from an epileptic episode when a strobe light goes off at a roller rink in 5.14.
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Bob's hands are held under scalding water when a lunch lady comes to intimidate him in the boys room at the elementary school in 4.7.
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DaniRain
Rudy breaks his arm and takes away the attention from Louise and her movie viewing for Hawk &Chick but it is only shown in a cast.
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MrsFerret
unless I'm forgetting something it's not shown on screen only discussed
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RadiantEnergy
In S12E18, two characters fall down the stairs a little bit, offscreen, and are both uninjured.
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Does a kid die?
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MiloSky
Felix kidnaps Mr. Fischoeder and bob in season 4 episodes 21 and 22
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MrsFerret
Several times Linda's sister tries to sleep with Bob
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cagey
Ep "Flu-ouise": Louise's beloved Kuchi Kopi nightlight gets accidentally disfigured (melted) Ep "As I Walk Through the Alley of the Shadow of Ramps": Louise's "green machine" trike gets run over by a big vehicle
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RegularSizedCaroline
Bob's mother died when he was a child. It's only mentioned briefly and never shown or further talked about. Definitely a very minor point in the show.
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SmuttyBerry
S10 E4 it turns out being Tina’s nightmares but a dead pig is possessed
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AReichel31
Entire episode about Jeff the ghost
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Sarawatchesthings
S11 E18 The character "Elaine" is introduced and she is a party clown who wears full clown makeup and does a few tricks for the Belcher kids, she is a very non-threatening character and is only in that episode
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Guppycat
Linda gets a new job and tells Bob that she's "so freaking excited" about her first day on the job, to which he replies that he knows, she's been singing it all morning and it pans to her singing "I'm so freaking excited about my first day on the job" while washing her hair in the shower. It's shown from the shoulders up.
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Sarawatchesthings
Intro of S4 E2 Louise's toy flashes quickly and it is a jumpscare
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JohnCena
Lots of fart jokes, nothing exceedingly gross though
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bogdan4
S4E1 shows vomit after eating raw fish throughout the episode S8E16 quite realistically shows food poisoning after eating contaminated food from a restaurant that failed its health inspection
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hotaruin0
Bob shits himself after facing a capoeira instructor who keeps knocking him on his ass.
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RadiantEnergy
The police in the show are generally incompetent, and the only reoccurring cop character is treated the same as any other minor character.
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cagey
S11 Ep4 (Halloween ep 2020): Bob donates blood for the first time and it doesn't go smoothly. Of course it's cartoony, but the needle is seen inserted and removed.
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katielytle
In S3E20 Bob goes to the ER to get stitches. In S3E8, Courtney ends up in the hospital and Gene goes to visit her.
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Ellie_red
Not body dysmorphia, but in S5 Ep 13 Bob acts disgusted by Linda's natural body hair (despite him having lots of body hair himself).
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Whiteout
Gene making fart/repeating noises on the keyboard could be for some people
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First episode in the first season, Tina is called the "worst kind of autistic." Honestly, you can skip a lot of season 1.
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AReichel31
Tina frequently has panic attacks
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Guppycat
Linda sings a valentines song where she says she'd kill herself if she was alone. "Two people together forever, security in life, someone to love you. Instead of being all alone, such a lonely existence I'd kill myself" she immediately apologies for her song. In another episode bob says that if the restaurant fails he'll kill himself.
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violetbooklover
Linda sometimes shows an unhealthy relationship with food there is an episode “The Unbearable Like-Likeness of Gene Season 3, Episode 8” where she starts a diet to lose weight only eating the peels of fruits and vegetables
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DaniRain
Bob pretends to be stuck in the walls of Bobs Burgers and eventually realizes he is actually stuck, causing hallucinations and erratic behavior.
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DaniRain
In the same episode that Princess Little Piddles has his seizure there are strobe lights
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Sarawatchesthings
S3 E1 and S9 E16 two babies are born and they both cry. S8 E10 we see a home video of baby/toddler Tina crying when she has to flush her poo down the toilet
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lavenderbees
Two babies are born in this show
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petezaparti
In the first season finale, Mr. Fischoeder implies that he can provide abortions on the down low. It's never mentioned again.
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MiloSky
In season 3 episode 1, someone gives birth in the restaurant. It happens again in season 9 episode 16
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MrsFerret
Bob meets a handful of ladies of the night when he drives a taxi for extra money. They are either transgender or cross dressers but it's not specified. Overall the interactions are fairly positive, especially with Bob. You can tell he's not really sure about how he's supposed to interact with them but tries to be respectful and tells them they're beautiful and stuff like that. There's also some stuff around Gene that has lead some fans to question gender fluidity, though mostly referred to with masculine pronouns. Some folks may find some of the remarks upsetting but it doesn't seem to be done in a negative/derogatory way
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The_Real_Gunglass_Lady
No POC character has died at all in the show as far as I’m aware
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Sarawatchesthings
No but the word "transves****" is used several times when referring to a few of the trans characters
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imaginethedragonss
No, but there is an instance in season 2 episode 4 where Linda says "what's up my knitta", clearly a play on words
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The_Real_Gunglass_Lady
Thought some parts of Jewish cultures joked upon it is never just bc it’s Jewish
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freebird955
In the second episode, Louise is goofing off and pretending to have a seizure while they are eating breakfast.
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hyperkineticrabbitything
gene is frequently shown in dresses and 'feminine' clothing, if i remember correctly, it was more of a joke i earlier seasons, none of the characters mention it now. theres also an episode in the first season where bob becomes a cab driver, he picks up a few transgender hookers, its not blatantly transphobic but id recommend skipping most of the first season anyway lol
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RadiantEnergy
A couple of the jokes are puns that get vaguely close to slurs (knitta and honkies are the two I recall) but nothing hateful.
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Sarawatchesthings
In a S1 episode someone says to Gene "you won't get mol***ed, you're fat!" This joke is obviously in very poor taste. This behaviour stops pretty much completely by the end of S1
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Sarawatchesthings
S1 E2 we hear & briefly see Linda's parents having sex even the bits that are shown are never graphic, sex, and sexual content is a theme throughout the show, sometimes spoken about between Bob & Linda but most often we see it from Tina and her obsession with butt's and fantasizing about sexual/romantic scenarios between her and her male friends (most often love interest Jimmy Jr.)
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Ellie_red
S3 E 11: a group of kids spy on nudist beach members without them knowing S4 E1: a couple trap Bob and Linda and coerce them into swinging, but they manage to escape in time
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Are there incestuous relationships?
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Sarawatchesthings
No, however, there are a few jokes made about it throughout the show because of Gene and Linda's close Mother-and-son-bond
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RadiantEnergy
Bob talks about being on the poverty line occasionally, and some characters try to run away and live in a park briefly.
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Sarawatchesthings
Bob makes a sly comment to Tina about how they both know Santa's not real but Louise and Gene are still clueless but Tina doesn't pick up on it, hinting that she doesn't know he's not real which surprises Bob.
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DaniRain
There is an episode where Bob lets Tina drive and she hits the only car in the parking lot. Only a small bump is left on the car
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AudreyBabb
It’s very comedic and there’s no real damage done, but Bob lets Tina drive in an empty (except for one other car) parking lot and she very slowly bumps the one other car there.
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AudreyBabb
Linda signs up for a flying lesson and the teacher fakes a crash into a secluded island where he attempts to get Linda to sleep with him.
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mitt
When Bob and his Mr. F get kidnapped by Felix, he's brandishing a gun at them.
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fetishfangirl
there is one episode all about bobs fear of blood and he freaks out when he cuts his finger and sees a little bit of blood
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MiloSky
Nobody drowns, however Mr fischoeder and Bob almost drown in season 4 episode 22
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