'Modern Family' recap: Back to School

Forgive me if I'm out of the loop, but what are fans of Phil Dunphy called? Philistines? Phillionaires? Are we suffering from Phil-iac Disease? Regardless, Modern Family seems pretty committed to securing Ty Burrell's Emmy next year and increasing my love for this man in every episode -- and I don't say that just because he has amazing toe-touch skills.

This week, Phil took Haley on a tour of his old college stomping grounds, hoping to get her excited about the idea of college. Go, Bullfrogs! Erm, dogs. (Raise your hand if you want Phil's weird bark-croak hybrid as your ringtone!)

Meanwhile, Jay was trying to find a way to spend more time with Gloria and planned on doing so by joining Gloria for her Colombian soap, Fuego y Hielo. But that hit a snag when he found himself more interested in it than Gloria, who was preoccupied with other Manny-related matters. Why haven't men on TV learned that they're always going to end up obsessed with foreign soaps? Between the boobs, the hair and the drama, there's no resisting it. Jay should know this better than anyone. Newsflash, Jay! You married Fuego yHielo... and her two friends. Read More...



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