Mom, Lies, and Videotape" is the twentieth episode in Season 7, being the one-hundred-and-twenty-seventh episode overall. It is the show's first Mother's Day-themed episode. Molly Shannon, Laura Silverman, Sarah Silverman, Bobby Tisdale, Brian Huskey, David Wain, David Herman, and Stephanie Beatriz guest star.
Linda can't go to the kids' Mothers and Primary Caregiver Appreciation Cabaret at Wagstaff School ahead of Mother's Day because she has a cold. When Bob's outdated camcorder malfunctions, the kids tell reimagined versions of their grade's segments of the pageant for her back at home.
"The Town with No Moms"
Louise tells the story of "The Town with No Moms", set in the old west. Featuring herself as the sheriff's mom,
Regular Sized Rudy as the sheriff, and Chloe Barbash as Meanie McQueen.
Gene tells the story of Yingo creating Mombo, a parody of various mythologies. Featuring himself as Yingo, Peter Pescadero as Yango, Lenny DeStefano as Yongo, and Courtney Wheeler as Mombo.
"Moms Are out of This World" Tina does a re-telling of Aliens with a Freaky Friday plot element where Ripley switches bodies with the Queen Xenomorph.
Tina starts by playing Lt. Ripley (named Sigourney by Tina) but switches with
Jocelyn playing the Queen Xenomorph and back again later. Jimmy Pesto, Jr. and Zeke play Privates Vasquez and Hudson, respectively.
Linda is impressed with the kids' stories but then receives a text message from the school containing a link to a recording of the actual performances. Linda ultimately decides not to watch the recorded performances saying that she already knows that she prefers the kids' stories.
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Human Flesh • Crawl Space • Sacred Cow • Sexy Dance Fighting • Hamburger Dinner Theater • Sheesh! Cab, Bob? • Bed & Breakfast • Art Crawl • Spaghetti Western and Meatballs • Burger War • Weekend at Mort's • Lobsterfest • Torpedo
The Belchies • Bob Day Afternoon • Synchronized Swimming • Burgerboss • Food Truckin' • Dr. Yap • Moody Foodie • Bad Tina • Beefsquatch
Ear-Sy Rider • Full Bars • Bob Fires the Kids • Mutiny on the Windbreaker • An Indecent Thanksgiving Proposal • The Deepening • Tina-Rannosaurus Wrecks • The Unbearable Like-Likeness of Gene • God Rest Ye Merry Gentle-Mannequins • Mother Daughter Laser Razor • Nude Beach • Broadcast Wagstaff School News • My Fuzzy Valentine • Lindapendent Woman • O.T. The Outside Toilet • Topsy • Two for Tina • It Snakes a Village • Family Fracas • The Kids Run the Restaurant • Boyz 4 Now • Carpe Museum • The Unnatural
A River Runs Through Bob • Fort Night • Seaplane! • My Big Fat Greek Bob • Turkey in a Can • Purple Rain-Union • Bob and Deliver • Christmas in the Car • Slumber Party • Presto Tina-O • Easy Com-mercial, Easy Go-mercial • The Frond Files • Mazel Tina • Uncle Teddy • The Kids Rob a Train • I Get Psy-chic Out of You • The Equestranauts • Ambergris • The Kids Run Away • Gene It On • Wharf Horse (or How Bob Saves/Destroys the Town - Part I) • World Wharf II: The Wharfening (or How Bob Saves/Destroys the Town - Part II)
Work Hard or Die Trying, Girl • Tina and the Real Ghost • Friends with Burger-fits • Dawn of the Peck • Best Burger • Father of the Bob • Tina Tailor Soldier Spy • Midday Run • Speakeasy Rider • Late Afternoon in the Garden of Bob & Louise • Can't Buy Me Math • The Millie-Churian Candidate • The Gayle Tales • Li'l Hard Dad • Adventures in Chinchilla-Sitting • The Runway Club • The Itty Bitty Ditty Committee • Eat, Spray, Linda • Housetrap • Hawk & Chick • The Oeder Games
Sliding Bobs • The Land Ship • The Hauntening • Gayle Makin' Bob Sled · Nice-Capades · The Cook, The Steve, The Gayle, & Her Lover • The Gene and Courtney Show • Sexy Dance Healing • Sacred Couch • Lice Things Are Lice • House of 1000 Bounces • Stand by Gene • Wag the Hog • The Hormone-iums • Pro Tiki/Con Tiki • Bye Bye Boo Boo • The Horse Rider-er • Secret Admiral-irer • Glued, Where's My Bob?
Flu-ouise • Sea Me Now • Teen-a Witch • They Serve Horses, Don't They? • Large Brother, Where Fart Thou? • The Quirkducers • The Last Gingerbread House on the Left • Ex MachTina • Bob Actually • There's No Business Like Mr. Business Business • A Few 'Gurt Men • Like Gene for Chocolate • The Grand Mama-pest Hotel • Aquaticism • Ain't Miss Debatin' • Eggs for Days • Zero LARP Thirty • The Laser-inth • Thelma & Louise Except Thelma is Linda • Mom, Lies, and Videotape • Paraders of the Lost Float • Into the Mild
The Wolf of Wharf Street • Sit Me Baby One More Time • The Silence of the Louise • Cheer Up Sleepy Gene • Boywatch • Y Tu Ga-Ga Tambien • The Taking of Funtime One Two Three • Thanks-Hoarding • The Bleakening • The Date Escape • The Secret Ceramics Room of Secrets • Sleeping with the Frenemy • Mission Impos-slug-ble • V for Valentine-detta • The Hurt Soccer • Go Tina on the Mountain
See also: Episode Guide