Quoting CottonCandyKiller:" if your daughter went to your SO for advice? like on boys or stuff like that? i'm watching Roseanne and ... [snip!] ... went to my dad for advice instead of my mom and she got upset about it. i just felt that he'd handle it better than she would."
I'd LOVE for my daughter to seek advice and input from her daddy as well as me. That's why a married a man that is great husband and daddy-material.
Dads are REALLY important. They can give a different perspective than mom and help round-out the approach to many things in life.
** disclaimer - i dont not know the specifics of the episode in reference AND i am assuming that both real-life mom and dad a healthy, loving, committed, moral and ethical people.