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This is a list of pop culture references made in each and every episode of Bobby's World.

Season 1Edit

The Visit to Aunt Ruth's

  • Godzilla: Bobby has a nightmare of Aunt Ruth destroying Tokyo. Howard even points out Bobby's interpretation of such in the morning.
  • In a daydream of Bobby literally picking his nose at a fashion store, he tries on the "Snotnose", a gun from the Dick Tracy series, and a Pinocchio model, one that grows when he lies.
  • Iron Butterfly - In a prehistoric setting, one caveman tries to sing, In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida.
  • The Wizard of Oz - Aunt Ruth has Bobby chained to a chair. She then transforms into the wicked witch of the west and threatens him saying "Now I'll get you and your big fuzzy dog too!"
  • Die Hard - Bobby dreams of being John McCane after a policeman asks his family, "Can you tax paying citizens help us?"
  • Mission Impossible - Bobby sets off to steal cookies before dinner in the style of this show.

Uncle Ted's Excellent Adventure

  • Title Reference: Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure
  • In Bobby's "Uncle Dad" daydream, Garfield is seen on a poster that says, "Kill the Cat."
  • The Wizard of Oz - As Bobby enters the house to get more blankets, he meets the wizard who also rewards the scarecrow and the man made of tin.
  • The Little Mermaid - "Fish Don't Stink" is a parody of the musical number, "Under the Sea", from the then-recent Disney movie.

Adventures in Bobby Sitting

  • Title Reference: Adventures In Babysitting
  • Cool Hand Luke - Bobby's first day dream involves opening the door to a prison guard who promises they'll have no failure to communicate.
  • Looney Tunes - Derek whispers to Bobby, "If she calls mom and dad, this means war", a line that Bugs Bunny took from Groucho Marx in the 1933 film, Duck Soup.
  • Mason is a spoof on Jason Vorhees of the Friday the 13th film series.
  • When a Stranger Calls - Bobby picks up the phone to hear heavy breathing.
  • The chase sequence is reminiscent to that from the Halloween movies.

The Best One of the Mall

  • Star Wars - Bobby wields a lightsaber in his daydream as a knight rescuing Princess Sheila.

My Dad Can Fix Anything

  • Bobby has a daydream at the bank that spoofs the bridge scene from Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom.
  • Howard tells Bobby that the World Of Improvement is the Disneyland of hardware stores.
  • Honey, I Shrunk the Kids: Howard says "Honey, I drank the kids."

Me and Roger

  • Title reference: Roger and Me
  • Unsolved Disappearances, a host show at the start of the episode could be a spoof on Unsolves Mysteries.
  • Bobby as Sherlock Holmes and Uncle Ted as Watson
  • One of Bobby's daydreams parodies the Bugs Bunny cartoons with Bobby as a racoon and Roger as Elmer Fudd.
  • A dog that Bobby disturbs at the vet bears a striking resemblance to Scooby-Doo.

The Big Sweep

  • Howard finds a Beatles record in the attic, which Bobby imagines as the literal giant insects.
    • References to 5 Beatles songs are made as well: Help!, She Loves You, She Came in through the Bathroom Window, Eleanor Rigby and A Hard Day's Night
  • Bobby imagines himself Bobby Generic: Private Eye, a parody of Richard Diamond: Private Detective.

The Night of the Living Pumpkin

  • Patricia incorrectly guesses Uncle Ted's Elvis costume as Superman.
  • Bobby's TV show is a more or less a parody of The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson.

Beach Blanket Bobby

  • Jaws - The film's main score is heard as a shark trails after Derek water skiing.
  • Generic's Island is a parody of Gilligan's Island. Bobby even asks Uncle Ted "Are we gonna be stuck here like the Cullican Island guy?" before said daydream takes place.

The Revenge of Dr. Noo

  • Bobby's daydream in black-and-White of taking Uncle Ted to the hospital is a parody of the comedy duet Laurel and Hardy.
  • Bobby and Captain Squash serve as Coldstoppers, a parody of Ghostbusters.

In Search of the Ring Bear

  • Bobby's daydream of riding outside on the wing of an airplane in reminiscent of the Twilight Zone episode, Nightmare at 20,000 Feet.

See America Last

  • Psycho - The famous violin shriek is heard when Bobby imagines drowning spuds and eyeballs.
  • Uncle Ted asks Roger if he is "Lassie."

Bobby's Big Broadcast

  • Title Reference: Mickey's Big Broadcast
  • A Bobby Fantasee with Bobby as the Roadrunner and Derek (in wolf form) as Wile E. Coyote, Bobby closes the cartoon as Porky Pig
  • Bobby Do-Good parodies Dudley Do-Right from The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show
  • Uncle Teddy Bear and Bob-O are a parody of Yogi Bear and Boo Boo, the dog that bites Uncle Teddy laughs like Muttley from Wacky Races
  • You're a Real Dork, Bobby G parodies You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown
  • Bobeye is a parody of Popeye

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