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Face blindness

Face blindness
Appearances: "Indian Takers", "Red Hairing", "Smashed", "Queen B."

Face blindness (Prosopagnosia) is a medical affliction that affects both Marky Bark and his mother Joan Bark. Face blindness causes the afflicted to struggle to recognize people's faces and facial expressions. This causes Marky Bark to never recognize Lindsay.

→ Learn more about Prosopagnosia on Wikipedia.


4x03 Indian Takers (86)

Marky Bark tells Lindsay that he is Face Blind ("Indian Takers")

4x08 Red Hairing (008)

Joan Bark mistakes Lindsay for DeBrie ("Red Hairing")

4x08 Red Hairing (059)


4x08 Red Hairing (082)

Marky starts to eat Lucille Austero's cake with a picture of Buster ("Red Hairing")

4x08 Red Hairing (109)

Marky thinks Lindsay is a stranger when she walks back into the Penthouse ("Red Hairing")

4x08 Red Hairing (137)

Marky mistakes Nat King Cole for Herbert Love ("Red Hairing")

4x08 Red Hairing (139)

Mark does not recognise Lindsay in her red wig, when he gets arrested ("Red Hairing")

4x08 Red Hairing (203)

Marky does not recognise Lindsay when he is released from Orange County Prison ("Red Hairing”)

4x10 Queen B

Marky Bark mistakes Tobias in a wig for Lindsay ("Queen B.")