Lois had a midlife crisis this week on “Family Guy,” to relatively amusing effect as she got a makeover , hair extensions, a lower-back tat and a series of hootchie-mama outfits, in the aptly-titled “Lois Comes out of Her Shell.” Mi more
I know Family Guy , like many Fox animated comedies, is meant to be something silly that can be watched at random, perfect for casual viewers and syndication purposes. But " Joe's Revenge " shows that there’s no reason why it can’t still be intelligently- more
For its 201st episode, “Family Guy” finally showed how Joe really was crippled in “Joe’s Revenge.” Turns out he was working undercover and when he was exposed- a ginormous tape recorder strapped awkwardly to his chest in an amusing visua more
When Family Guy has a special episode (not to be confused with a “very special episode” like Blossom ), the show doesn’t suffer from the marked change in structure or tone. If anything, episodes like " Yug Ylimaf " shine because they break through the mon more
In the landmark 200th episode, “Family Guy” went back to the time-travel well yet again- and what do you know, there’s still water in that old well yet. Granted, the episode, cheekily-titled “Yug Ylimaf” - try it backwards & it’ll ma more
This week’s Family Guy , " The Old Man and the Big 'C' " had plenty going for it in theory: goofy moments, some funny lines and a selection of amusing cutaways, but it left me questioning the way episodes like these tend to be structured.
For the penultimate episode of “Family Guy” before next week’s benchmark 200th episode hour-long extravaganza MacFarlane and Co. coasted a bit, but it was still a mildly enjoyable show. In the cheekily-titled “The Old Man and the more
Family Guy this week decided to tackle one of the sacred cows of the television industry, the one that dictates what the networks keep on the air and choose to cancel: the Nielsen ratings system. " Ratings Guy " posits that Nielsen families are basi more