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The patriarch of the Weiner family, Bob is finds himself employed at the mysterious Footle, the world’s largest search engine company. Bob feels most at ease when he is in control, and takes advantage of any situation to insure it. A techno-hound, Bob obsesses over gadgets and gears with unusual devotion. His obsession and “always right” attitude tend to win him few friends.
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A computer scientist by trade who has taken a few years off to raise her children, Pam is the anchor for the Weiner clan. Practical and calm, Pam’s biggest flaw is her obsessive compulsion for order, organization and neatness. An adventurer at heart, Pam is both independent and smart. Unbeknownst to her family, she doubles as “Agent Siren”, a secret agent who saves the world when no one’s looking. Recently, Pam took up a post at Footle where she works on her husband’s team.
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A tech-addict who has to have the latest-n-greatest, Milton’s biggest frustration in life is dealing with people who don’t understand (or worse, don’t like) technology. Inquisitive and intelligent, Milton’s precociousness tends to land him in trouble both at home and school.
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Cantankerous and curmudgeony, Grampa is the “luddite”. He’s petrified of change and feels threatened by technology. He feels greatest at ease when he’s outdoors and in control. Grampa is a compulsive shopper and is easily taken in by scams.
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The world’s worst coder, but he’s trying to get better. Inexplicably, Apchuck has managed to carve away a nice developer career at Footle despite not knowing how to program.
Oreville, the only friend Bob has, is an intelligent young man whose passion for technology is matched by his inability to converse with the opposite sex. He’s risk averse, but somehow managed to pull off a pretty swank position at Footle, the world’s largest search engine company.