Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends

Season 4 Episode 9

Bloo's the Boss

Aired Unknown Nov 03, 2006 on Cartoon Network



  • Trivia

    • When Bloo leaves Mac to stack boxes, there were only a few (around ten) but when Bloo comes back there are twenty-five boxes stacked.(reply) Signifigant time had passed between these scenes

    • The one-eyed cat like imaginary friend appears briefly with another girl in episode "Phone Home"

    • There is a local channel 91, but on normal over-the-air channels in North America, the channel numbers go from Channels 2 to 69. Therefore, it is possible that Channel 91 is a cable television channel.

  • Quotes

    • (A cat is rubbing against Bloo's legs)
      Bloo: (To Mac) Meet my new imaginary friend, Chuck.
      Mac: Bloo, that's a cat!

    • (Bloo comes out of his cardboard boxes dressed like a pirate)
      Bloo: (To Mac, talking in a pirate voice) How arrrrgh ya?
      Mac: Bloo, I might have bought it had you not been wearing this costume last Halloween!
      Bloo: (Still talking like a pirate) I'm afraid ye have me confused, I'm not Bloo, I'm... (Bloo stops to think) Beardy!
      Mac: Okay, "Beardy". But let's see what you look if I...took off your beard! (Mac rips off Bloo's fake beard)
      Bloo: (Still talking like a pirate) ARRGH! Ye pulled off me whole beard! Why I've never been so humiliated!
      Mac: Bloo, you're being dumb!

    • Cop number 2: Alright buddy, tell us where the shark is? (The purple toy does nothing, Cop number 2 turns to Cop number 1) He's good, he's very good.

    • Bloo: Well, yeah but I told her about the friend!

    • Bloo: Well, this is Bloo signing off. I'm off to do more (sing-song) good deeeds!

  • Notes

  • Allusions

    • Frankie: ZZ9 Plural Z Alpha!

      This is the same name as that of the area of space the Earth is located in the book The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy.

    • Imaginary friend appearance: The cat's meow?

      The imaginary friend cat appearance is very similar to Garfield or Heathcliff.

    • Parchessi: Playing the game.
      Frankie, Wilt, Coco and Eduardo are playing Parchessi at the outset of this episode.

    • Episode Title: Bloo's The Boss

      The title of this episode is a reference to the TV show, "Who's The Boss?"