SpongeBob SquarePants: Season 2, Episode 2

Something Smells/Bossy Boots (26 Oct. 2000)

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Spongebob's breath starts to stink. / Mr. Krabs employs his daughter at the Krusty Krab.




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Episode cast overview:
Patrick Star / Fish #1 (voice)
Mr. Krabs (voice)
Deliver Fish / Customer #3 (voice)
Pearl Krabs (voice)
Crossing Guard / Band Member #1 / Kernal / Wife Fish / Teen / Customer #2 (voice)
Fish #4 / Fish #6 / Ticket Fish / Band Member #2 / Husband Fish / Customer #1 (voice)
Fish #2 / Fish #3 / Fish #5 / Fish #7 / Band Leader (voice)
Kid Fish #1 (voice)
Camryn Walling ...
Kid Fish #2 (voice)


Something Smells: SpongeBob eats some sea onion ice cream and his breath stinks. When people avoid him, Patrick offers "maybe it's because you're ugly." Together, they devise various ways to hide SpongeBob's hideous face. When Patrick eats some sea onion bon bons and people avoid him, too, he becomes convinced that he has caught "the ugly" from SpongeBob. Together, they try to rid themselves of this horrible curse. Bossy Boots: When Mr. Krabs gives his daughter Pearl a job at the Krusty Krab, she starts to make some big changes in the menu and atmosphere. SpongeBob is threatened and doesn't like the new "management" but after a bit he gets used to it. It turns out that Mr. Krabs who hates all the changes, but he doesn't have the heart to fire his own daughter. Mr. Krabs commands SpongeBob to fire Pearl for him, but SpongeBob really doesn't want to. Mr. Krabs gives him an ultimatum, fire Pearl or he's fired from the greatest job he's ever had. Written by NAS

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The alternative names Pearl and SpongeBob come up for the Krusty Krab and have different uniforms are: The Kutie Krab. The Kooky Krab. The Khaotic Krab. The Kissy Krab - Pearl makes kiss lips. The King Krab - SpongeBob as a King with a Mr. Krabs scepter. The Kandy Krab - Pearl has a sucker in the shape of he father Mr. Krabs. The Kool Krab - SpongeBob as a Beatnik jazz player. The Kowboy Krab - SpongeBob in country-western attire. The Kurly Krab - SpongeBob as a curled up sponge. The Kreepy Krab - SpongeBob a mad scientist. The Killer Krab - SpongeBob as Tarzan. The Kuddly Krab - both SpongeBob and Pearl dress up in '60's clothes. See more »


This episode takes place on a Sunday, yet one of the people SpongeBob says hi to is a mailman, who would not be out in uniform on Sunday. See more »


Pearl: That Squidward is such a barnacle head.
SpongeBob SquarePants: A stick in the sand.
Pearl: But not you, SpongeBob. You are full of style.
SpongeBob SquarePants: You really think so?
Pearl: Totally, SB. You ooze fashion.
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Music by Dick Walter
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