Hello, old friend

Listening to the promos of Fox’s new animated show Bob’s Burgers and I heard one of the greatest voices of all time: Coach McGuirk.

The ultimate stud

Now, I realize that you can’t say it’s Coach John McGuirk (it’s really H. Jon Benjamin), but his character has left an indelible mark on my heart ever since I saw him on Home Movies oh so many years ago … and, of course, the shadow of him in Ben Katz from Dr. Katz.

Home Movies and Dr. Katz are some of my all-time favorite secrets: shows so good I really don’t tell people because it’s MINE, dang it, and trying to explain it would just be a waste of time.

I didn’t see the premiere of Bob’s Burgers, but I can tell you: from that voice alone I will. Alone. So don’t tell anyone.

 

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One thought on “Hello, old friend

  1. Bob’s burgers may be just what Fox needs. I’ll check it out. As for coach…”I’ll race” could have been the next Meatloaf epic!

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