Modern Family 2.17 "Two Monkeys And A Panda" Review

This week on Modern Family, we got a look at life (adoption), death, and how to talk to your wife. With Mitchell and Cameron dealing with a problem with Lily's adoption, Jay wondering if Gloria will find a new burial place (and a new husband) after he is gone, and Phil learning how to properly handle situations Claire brings up, Modern Family gives every character this week something to worry about. Do all these story lines cause a bit of disorder in the episode or does everything chaotically flow to create a great episode? Read on to find out.

With Modern Family being a multi-family show, there is always going to be problems to address. With Mitchell and Cameron's story being featured heavily this week, it's only right to start there. When Cameron realizes that Mitchell has given Lily only the Pritchett last name, you'd think that Cam would go into a plethora of crazy antics. That however is not the case as we were given a different side of Cam this week. It was nice to see Cameron do a complete emotion change that allowed for a great make up moment between him and Mitchell. While there was great humor between the couple this week, the moment when the two make up was really a satisfying end to the story. I think the Two Monkeys and a Panda book really helped with the ending and helped Cameron and Mitchell realize Lily is starting to learn that adoption shouldn't be looked at as a bad thing in her life. Read More...


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