• The episode title is a reference to Sliding Doors, a 1998 film.
  • This episode was watched by 2.51 million households.
  • This was the first episode of the show to premiere on City in Canada after taking over from Global which aired the first five series.
  • First physical appearance of Linda's friend Ginger after being an unseen character in the first five seasons.
  • The Robo-stache segment of the episode parodies Robocop.
  • Bob having hemophilia was first displayed in "The Kids Run the Restaurant."
  • Louise's segment is a parody of Big.
  • The fortune telling machine is called The Swami.
  • The scene where Linda shaves Bob is a parody of the movie Phenomenon where Kyra Sedgwick shaves John Travolta's face in a scene.
  • Brands Bob uses to stimulate hair growth include; GrowGain (parodying the real-life hair growth product Rogaine), SP Lashes and Hair in a Can.
  • Hugo and Linda seemingly marry in a room rather than in a place of worship, mirroring the fact that Bob and Linda married at City Hall in real-life.
  • When Hugo says "Big day today," mirroring the opening scene of "Human Flesh," some of the same extras from the original scene are seen walking on the other side of the street.
  • Each of the three Belchers, when they are shown as Habercores in "Hugo's Hot Dogs," has partings like Hugo's.
  • When Tina is shown as Mona in "Hugo's Hot Dogs," her barrette is colored green instead of yellow to avoid clashing with her blonde hair.
  • In lieu of a Burger of the Day in the Hugo's Hot Dogs segment, a Hot Dog of the Day appears. It is the "A view to a Kielbasa," parodying the James Bond film "A View to a Kill."
  • The ice cream machine at Hugo's Hot Dogs appears dented like it does at Bob's Burgers despite being featured in a parallel universe where the events of "The Deepening" may not have occurred.
  • In the final scene, Hugo and Ron are parked in the same place where they were parked in "Human Flesh" when Ron points out that they could do the DNA test in their van.
  • The woman in the floral vest who Teddy meets at the racetrack in "I Get Psy-chic Out of You" appears in the audience for the Wonder Wharf freak show.
  • When Bob as Robo 'Stache shoots Teddy with a laser, he is shown working in front of the Store Next Door.


  • The exercise bike disappears and reappears throughout the episode.
  • Several of the characters usually employed as extras in the series appear the same age in the past as they do in the present day.
  • When Linda is shown sneezing into a tissue after developing an allergy, her engagement ring disappears. It reappears when the shot zooms out and shows her in a habit.

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0 The Demo
1 Human FleshCrawl SpaceSacred CowSexy Dance FightingHamburger Dinner TheaterSheesh! Cab, Bob?Bed & BreakfastArt CrawlSpaghetti Western & 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 DeepeningTina-Rannosaurus 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 and 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 QuirkducersThe 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 Now
Unknown season The Taking of Funtime One Two ThreeNightmare on Ocean Avenue StreetI Bob Your PardonTweentrepreneursBetter Off SledLive and Let FlyBobby DriverRoller? I Hardly Know Her!UFO No You Didn'tBed, Bob & BeyondLorenzo's Oil? No, Linda'sThe Helen HuntEvery Which Way but GooseThe Fresh Princ-ipalRoamin' Bob-idayIf You Love It so Much, Why Don't You Marionette?What About Blob?Long Time Listener, First Time BobThe Gene MileP.T.A. It Ain't SoYes Without My Zeke
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