You can always count on the father in any sitcom to do any number of ridiculous things. They’re usually obliviously disconnected from their wife and kids, blissfully unaware of their numerous social faux pas, and exist solely to embarrass as many people as possible (including themselves). With Modern Family dad extraordinaire Ty Burrell appearing on Comedy Bang! Bang!, we figured we would help all the hapless dads out there identify the warning signs so they’ll know if they’re in danger of becoming a bumbling sitcom pop.
7. You’re prone to overreacting at times.
6. Everyone but you is aware of how much of a dork you are.
5. Grilling is your main (and possibly only) specialty.
4. You think you’re a lot cooler than you really are.
3. You’re eager to pass on family traditions that your kids hate.
2. You’re king of your household, it’s just that no one else is aware of that fact.
1. You take inappropriate to a whole new level, and are completely oblivious about that fact.