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* MadBomber: She once sunken Pop's houseboat with a bundle of dynamite.



* PoliticallyCorrectVillain: She's a racist to Mexicans and homophobic. She is also dismissive of Bow [[HalfBreedDiscrimination for being half-black]].
** One conversation with Bow reveals that she prefers her doctors to be [[JewishDocotor White Jewish Males]].

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* PoliticallyCorrectVillain: PoliticallyIncorrectVillain: She's a racist to Mexicans and homophobic. She is also dismissive of Bow [[HalfBreedDiscrimination for being half-black]].
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half-black]]. One conversation with Bow reveals that she prefers her doctors to be [[JewishDocotor White Jewish Males]]. Males. It was also revealed she stolen a television from Mason's Korean grandmother during the LA riots.


* BigEater: Food is one of his greatest pleasures in life, so much so that it was all he took with him when he was forced to evacuate his office.

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* BigEater: Food is one of his greatest pleasures in life, so much so that it was all he took with him when he was forced to evacuate his office. He's quite overweight as a result, and Bow notes he has lots of health issues such as his heart stopping twice a night.


* ObnoxiousInLaws: To a lesser extent, while he and Bow clash on their opinions between what is old-fashioned or modern, he does respect her more than Ruby does and finds her to be good for Dre.



* TheFundamentalist

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* TheFundamentalistTheFundamentalist: She has an intense devotion to her religion, is pretty close-minded, and invokes the name of God despite not being a particularly Christian person.



* ItsAllAboutMe: Her reactions to things often involve how they would affect her, she freaked out when the kids started ordering out or preparing their own food rather than eating her own food.



* NoIndoorVoice

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* NoIndoorVoiceNoIndoorVoice: She is very loud, to say the least.


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** One conversation with Bow reveals that she prefers her doctors to be [[JewishDocotor White Jewish Males]].


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* LipstickLesbian: She has a very feminine appearance and is a Lesbian.


* PoliticallyCorrectVillain: She's a racist to Mexicans and homophobic. She is also dismissive of Bow [[HalfBreedDiscrimination for being half-black]].



* DaddysGirl: Her relationship to Pops mirrors Dre's relationship to Ruby.



* NewAgeRetroHippie

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* NewAgeRetroHippieHippieParents: One of these with Paul.



* NewAgeRetroHippie

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* NewAgeRetroHippieHippieParents: One of these with Alicia.



* HippieParents



* NewAgeRetroHippie: He takes after his parents the most out of his siblings.



* PrettyFlyForAWhiteGuy

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* PrettyFlyForAWhiteGuyPrettyFlyForAWhiteGuy: To Dre and Charlie's annoyance.

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[[folder: Connor Stevens]]
->'''Played By''': Nelson Franklin

Mr. Stevens' son hired through nepotism. An incredibly amoral man who has almost certainly killed multiple people.
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* DaddysLittleVillain: Rare male example. His father protects him from the consequences of all his actions and doesn't try to get him to stop so much as be smarter about hiding them.
* TheSociopath: Connor does not go to great lengths to hide the many crimes he's committed and never seems to regret it for a moment.

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* CosmicPlaything: Nothing ever goes right for him and nobody likes him, from his coworkers to his dates to his family.

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* GenderBlenderName: It takes a while for his employees to learn his first name is "Leslie". When they do, there's some laughter over it.

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[[folder: Leslie Stevens]]
->'''Played By''': Peter Mackenzie

Co-founder of Stevens & Lido and Dre's first boss in the show.
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* PointyHairedBoss: Stevens starts out seeming mostly competent but as time goes on he seems to achieve less and less in the office, especially once Daphne comes into the picture.
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[[folder: Daphne Lito]]
->'''Played By''': Wanda Sykes

Ex-wife of Lido, Stevens & Lido's co-founder. Takes his name and share of the company in the divorce, and owns a controlling interest in the company.
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* {{Determinator}}: Daphne is so committed to being on top of every situation that when proven wrong she will suddenly take up the other side of the argument and act like the other person was arguing her wrong point of view the whole time.

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* PutOnABus: Leaves Stevens & Lido for a better job after Daphne takes over because he felt unappreciated.
* TheBusCameBack: Returns to Stevens & Lido when Daphne acquires a controlling interest in the company he moved on to.


Patriarch of the family. A rather over-dramatic who ''will'' make any issue about race.

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Patriarch of the family. A rather over-dramatic man who ''will'' make any issue about race.


* HappilyMarried: To Bow. While jokes are occasionally made about their marriage being on the rocks, they're regularly shown to be a perfect match for each other and always manage to overcome whatever problems they face in their relationship.

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* HappilyMarried: To Bow. While jokes are occasionally made about they have their marriage being on the rocks, rough patches here and there, they're regularly shown to be a perfect match for each other and always manage to overcome whatever problems they face in their relationship.



* HappilyMarried: To Dre. While jokes are occasionally made about their marriage being on the rocks, they're regularly shown to be a perfect match for each other and always manage to overcome whatever problems they face in their relationship.
* HippieParents: Her parents live in a van, for starters. One that's powered by human feces.

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* HappilyMarried: To Dre. While jokes are occasionally made about they have their marriage being on the rocks, rough patches here and there, they're regularly shown to be a perfect match for each other and always manage to overcome whatever problems they face in their relationship.
* HippieParents: Her parents live in a van, for starters. One that's powered by human feces. Bow herself has shades of this, being a bit more lenient and looser in her parenting style than Dre is.



* MommasBoy: As if to compensate for his rocky relationship with Dre, he tends to cling to Bow. While Bo is generally happy to accommodate him, even she can find the attention he gives her to be a bit much.
* NerdsSpeakKlingon: Speaks Dothraki.

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* MommasBoy: As if to compensate for his rocky relationship with Dre, he tends to cling to Bow. While Bo Bow is generally happy to accommodate him, even she can find the attention he gives her to be a bit much.
* NerdsSpeakKlingon: Speaks Dothraki.[[Series/GameOfThrones Dothraki]].



[[folder: Earl Johnson]]

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[[folder: Earl 'Pops' Johnson]]



Dre's mom. A Jesus freak with some less than christian habits.

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Dre's mom. A Jesus freak with some less than christian Christian habits.



* HiddenDepths: Used to live in New York and [[ActorAllusion was a backup singer for Bette Middler, even appearing in the movie Beaches.]]

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* HiddenDepths: Used to live in New York and [[ActorAllusion was a backup singer for Bette Middler, Middler]], even appearing in the movie Beaches.]]''Beaches''.



* HollywoodAtheist: Which caused a riff between him and the rest of the family in "God".

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* HollywoodAtheist: Which caused a riff rift between him and the rest of the family in "God".



->'''Played By''': RashidaJones

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->'''Played By''': RashidaJonesCreator/RashidaJones



* SiblingYinYang: With both Bow and Joahan

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* SiblingYinYang: With both Bow and JoahanJohan.

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Patriarch of the family. A rather over-dramatic who ''will'' make any issue about race.


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Dre's wife. A doctor and much less uptight. But also a complete dork.


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The oldest Johnson child. The most normal one out of the bunch.


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The oldest son and exact opposite of his dad. Meek, spacey and a gigantic nerd.


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* OneHeadTaller: Puberty hit him like a ton of bricks later in the show, where he easily outsizes his dad in height.


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The male half of the twins. A bit of a doofus.


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The female half of the twins. An unusually scary child.


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Dre's dad. An mildly amoral man who crashes in the guest house.


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Dre's mom. A Jesus freak with some less than christian habits.


* HalfbreedDiscrimination: Discussed. Rainbow's MixedAncestry caused her to feel like an outsider no matter where she was for most of her life, causing her to lean hard into the stereotypes of a ValleyGirl and a SassyBlackWoman in high school and college, respectively, in order to avoid being ostracized by her peers.

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* HalfbreedDiscrimination: HalfBreedDiscrimination: Discussed. Rainbow's MixedAncestry caused her to feel like an outsider no matter where she was for most of her life, causing her to lean hard into the stereotypes of a ValleyGirl and a SassyBlackWoman in high school and college, respectively, in order to avoid being ostracized by her peers.


* BadassGrandpa:

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* BadassGrandpa:CombatPragmatist:

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* CharacterDeath: [[spoiler: He dies offscreen in the fourth season finale, and his memorial service is shown briefly]].

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