dreadedcandiru2 (dreadedcandiru2) wrote,
dreadedcandiru2
dreadedcandiru2

Three generations of Foobs are enough: Meredith and Robin.

After twenty-eight years of watching the appalling and stupid antics of Michael Patterson, it should come as no REAL surprise that the vain nincompoop hasn't the mental capital to be anything other than a complete disaster as a father. What compounds his feckless incapacity is his utter indifference to their well-being. To beat the fossilized remains of a long-dead horse even further, he seems to serve more as a glorified big-brother than a Dad, only paying attention to them when it's fun and convenient. We also know that although Deanna cares for and about her children, she's too busy earning a living and pulling her worthless failure of a husband out of the holes he jumps into to really be there for them. The end result, of course, are two children who really don't know how to behave all that well, because nobody has the time, courage or authority to set boundaries on their behavior. To make matters even WORSE, they've been displaced from their home due to a house fire straight into the waiting arms of the most dull-witted enabler ever to wring her hands and make excuses for stupid behavior: ELLY PATTERSON!!! After all, she never called Michael on his habit of looking at those around him and guessing what he could get away with; she certainly isn't gonna do it NOW! I'm almost glad they're gonna be frozen in time six months from now; I don't want to have to contemplate the atrocities Elly will be sanctifying ten years from now.
Tags: the antichrist twins
Subscribe

  • Elly versus holiday magic.

    As you know by now, I think that most of the problems Elly makes for herself and others are based on her inability to quite understand what an adult…

  • The snowdrift and the milkbag.

    As we're about to see, Mike tends to not notice certain things about the clean-up phase of the storm because he's never been especially aware of his…

  • The Rhetta-phant in the living room.

    To continue on with my look at Elly's war against having a social life that isn't one hundred percent vetted by her, it's not as if seeing the back…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 0 comments