Bender Bending Rodrieguez or Bending Unit 22, is a fictional character from the TV show Futurama.
Bender during the show is a alcholic and a smoker. He reguires alcohol because it is a source of fuel for robots, but the smoking is an accessory to make him "look cool".
Bender tries to do many schemes such as becoming a fembot (female-based robot) in order to win gold medals or making a Valentine's Day meeting place for people (however, you find out it's just people from a bus station). At one point during a time called Robonaka he makes a plan to see fembots to wrestle in oil.
Bender has aquired numerous enemys such has: Destructor (a fighter from the Ultimate Robot Fighting Arena), Flexo, another bending unit, and God.
Bender is powerful for a bending unit, managing to bend the unbendable and being able to survive bullets, extreme cold and heat. He can also store nearly anything in his stomache.
Bender has made many appaerrences on other TV shows such as The Simpsons and Family Guy.
Bender is a playable character in the Futurama video game.