Bob storms away from First Oceanside Savings Bank, his plea for loan restructure ignored; some guy is holding up the bank and taking hostages. Louise is assigned an essay for school on the most important person in her life. Since Bob's Burgers is across the street from the bank, the FBI and other Feds are using the restaurant as HQ, tying up their phones and yelling at Mickey, the robber. Louise's essay will be on her dad or Mickey. The bank hostages are hungry but they all think Jimmy Pesto pizza stinks. Bob is sent to the bank with burgers. Bob is taken as a hostage, with TV stations filming the minute-to-minute drama and all of his friends and neighbors watching. Bob tries to talk to Mickey like a regular guy. Bob thinks Mickey will have to give up, and face arrest and jail. But, Bob encourages Mickey to give up on his own terms. Written by
Did You Know?
The inside of the bank is laid out exactly the same way as the bank in the 1975 movie "Dog Day Afternoon", from which the episode takes its name. See more
Mickey requests 6 pizzas for the hostages, but only 4 are delivered. See more
Sorry to eat and run. Is that a good line?
No, not really.
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