• A total of 4.81 million households watched this episode.
  • The episode received positive reviews from critics.
  • First episode to be written by one of the show's writing staff (Nora Smith).
  • First appearances of Randy Watkins and the Animal Control Guy.
  • Brendon Small, star of Loren Bouchard's former show Home Movies voices the Animal Control Guy. He later reprises the role in Season 5's "Dawn of the Peck."
  • This is the only episode in Season 1 not to have the standard end credits sequence. Instead of walking in from off screen in the burger suit, Gene dances with his keyboard to a house composition he made for the 100,000th burger celebration featured just before the end credits.
  • Randy operates from out of the Store Next Door, making it the only time the interior of the store is seen.
  • This was the fourth episode produced but was aired third after "Human Flesh" and "Crawl Space" making it the first episode to be aired out of production order.
  • Louise states that she wants to put a stick of dynamite in the beef and blow it up. Later, in "Ain't Miss Debatin'", the family makes a stop motion movie which ends with Meatman, a character made out of beef, being blown up by firecrackers that Louise uses.
  • When the family is in the store next door trying to locate Moolissa, the sign on the door of the restaurant says "closed for family emergency."
  • Randy's shirt is colored white in this episode, unlike later episodes where it is yellow.
  • Animals at Mother Goose's Discount Petting Zoo include; Baa Baa Black Sheep (a white sheep painted black), Hickory Dickory Dock (two mice acting as a pendulum for a clock), and This Little Piggy Went to Market (a pig with its front legs tied to a shopping cart). Moolisa is dubbed The Cow That Jumped Over the Moon with a model of the moon suspended from below his stomach.
  • The script cover shows Moolissa and several hands. One holding a soda cup, another with a spatula and one with a plate with a burger on top.
  • The sign advertising the 100,000th burger says "Buy our 100,000th Burger and get it for 1/2 price. (*Conditions apply)."
  • First appearance of the walk-in freezer in the basement of the property.
  • In the background of Bob's fantasy after Moolissa dies, there are pink burger and heart-shaped clouds.


  • Randy starts the cow-ntdown in daylight, but later at 3 days and 2 hours, it's end of business at night. At 23 hours it's daylight again and when it reaches zero it's nighttime again.
  • The male owner of Mother Goose's Discount Petting Zoo is shown to be African-American and wearing a tank top advertising the petting zoo as opposed to the t-shirt he wears throughout the rest of the episode on the computer monitor in the video editing suite (Store Next Door) before the frame changes to a further out shot.
  • In the last scene, Mort disappears from the customers when Linda shows off the banner.
  • When Teddy says, "I'm signing an autograph, Bob" his arm hair disappears.

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Season Episodes
0 The Demo
1 Human FleshCrawl SpaceSacred CowSexy Dance FightingHamburger Dinner TheaterSheesh! Cab, Bob?Bed & BreakfastArt CrawlSpaghetti Western and MeatballsBurger WarWeekend at Mort'sLobsterfestTorpedo
2 The BelchiesBob Day AfternoonSynchronized SwimmingBurgerbossFood Truckin'Dr. YapMoody FoodieBad TinaBeefsquatch
3 Ear-sy RiderFull BarsBob Fires the KidsMutiny on the WindbreakerAn Indecent Thanksgiving ProposalThe DeepeningTinarannosaurus WrecksThe Unbearable Like-Likeness of GeneGod Rest Ye Merry Gentle-MannequinsMother Daughter Laser RazorNude BeachBroadcast Wagstaff School NewsMy Fuzzy ValentineLindapendent WomanO.T. The Outside ToiletTopsyTwo for TinaIt Snakes a VillageFamily FracasThe Kids Run the RestaurantBoyz 4 NowCarpe MuseumThe Unnatural
4 A River Runs Through BobFort NightSeaplane!My Big Fat Greek BobTurkey in a CanPurple Rain-UnionBob and DeliverChristmas in the CarSlumber PartyPresto Tina-oEasy Com-mercial, Easy Go-mercialThe Frond FilesMazel TinaUncle TeddyThe Kids Rob a TrainI Get Psy-chic Out of YouThe EquestranautsAmbergrisThe Kids Run AwayGene It OnWharf HorseWorld Wharf II: The Wharfening
5 Work Hard or Die Trying, GirlTina and the Real GhostFriends with Burger-fitsDawn of the PeckBest BurgerFather of the BobTina Tailor Soldier SpyMidday RunSpeakeasy RiderLate Afternoon in the Garden of Bob and LouiseCan't Buy Me MathThe Millie-churian CandidateThe Gayle TalesLi'l Hard DadAdventures in Chinchilla-sittingThe Runway ClubThe Itty Bitty Ditty CommitteeEat, Spray, LindaHousetrapHawk & ChickThe Oeder Games
6 Sliding BobsThe Land ShipThe HaunteningGayle Makin' Bob SledNice-CapadesThe Cook, the Steve, the Gayle, & Her LoverThe Gene & Courtney ShowSexy Dance HealingSacred CouchLice Things Are LiceHouse of 1000 BouncesStand by GeneWag the HogThe Hormone-iumsPro Tiki/Con TikiBye Bye Boo BooThe Horse Rider-erSecret Admiral-irerGlued, Where's My Bob?
7 Flu-ouiseSea Me NowTeen-a WitchThey Serve Horses, Don't They?Large Brother, Where Fart Thou?The Quirk-ducersThe Last Gingerbread House on the LeftEx MachTinaBob ActuallyThere's No Business Like Mr. Business BusinessA Few 'Gurt MenLike Gene for ChocolateThe Grand Mama-pest HotelAquaticismAin't Miss Debatin'Eggs for DaysZero Larp ThirtyThe Laser-inthThelma & Louise Except Thelma is LindaMom, Lies, and VideotapeParaders of the Lost FloatInto the Mild
8 BrunchsquatchThe Silence of the LouiseThe Wolf of Wharf StreetSit Me Baby One More TimeThanks-hoardingThe BleakeningV for Valentine-dettaY Tu Ga-Ga TambienThe Secret Ceramics Room of SecretsSleeping with the FrenemyThe Hurt SoccerCheer Up, Sleepy GeneThe Trouble with DoublesGo Tina on the MountainAre You There Bob? It's Me, BirthdayBoywatchAs I Walk Through the Alley of the Shadow of RampsMo Mommy Mo ProblemsMission Impos-slug-bleSomething Old, Something New, Something Bob Caters for You
9 Just One of the Boyz 4 Now for NowThe Taking of Funtime One Two ThreeTweentrepreneursNightmare on Ocean Avenue StreetLive and Let FlyBobby DriverI Bob Your PardonRoller? I Hardly Know Her!UFO No You Didn'tBetter Off SledLorenzo's Oil? No, Linda'sThe Helen HuntBed, Bob & BeyondEvery Which Way but GooseThe Fresh Princ-ipalRoamin' Bob-iday
Unknown season What About Blob?If You Love It So Much, Why Don't You Marionette?Long Time Listener, First Time BobThe Gene MileP.T.A. It Ain't SoYes Without My ZekeThe Ring (But Not Scary)Boys Just Wanna Have FungusPig Trouble in Little TinaMotor, She BoatLegends of the MallThe Hawkening: Look Who's Hawking NowNow We're Not Cooking with GasLand of the LoftHave Yourself a Maily Linda Christmas
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