Family Guy has done Christmas episodes before – maybe nothing quite to the degree of American Dad ’s insane Christmas episodes, but they’ve certainly been standouts. This year, the show combines its Christmas tradition with another one: its telling of sto more
This time around on “Family Guy,” it was Meg’s turn at bat as the central character in “Friends without Benefits.” This one had a somewhat oddball premise, even by “Family Guy” standards. Basically, it was the tale of unrequited love, as Meg fell p more
Well, that was uncomfortable.
Really, that's the best way to describe this episode of Family Guy , " Friends Without Benefits ".
Start with Meg’s arc: she’s weirdly obsessed with this one guy, lampshaded as a new character who is unlikely to show up more
A running joke on and around Family Guy has been that it’s basically a rip-off of The Simpsons . In particular, a similar thread between the two shows is the idea of a patriarch who can act like a thoughtless jerk, but then be redeemed because he had good more
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.” Mistaking her sadness 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 visual pun- the man 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