AMERICAN DAD "A Ward Show" Season 7, Episode 3 – Considering that Roger is my favoriteAmerican Dad character, it’s probably no coincidence that my favorite American Dad episodes happen to heavily feature Roger’s costumed shenanigans.
Maybe it’s the fandom speaking when I say that Roger’s parenting in tonight’s episode of American Dad was deserving of a guardian-of-the-year award – should such an award exist. Granted, theassassination of Steve’s bully teachers was probably overkill, and sure, maybe he shouldn’t have micromanaged Steve into insanity, but Roger had Steve’s best interests at heart. Probably.
Or probably not. His intentions don’t really matter because Roger as a doting helicopter parent might be one of my favorite alternate Roger personas that’s popped up recently. I loved seeing Roger in the classroom yelling at Principal Lewis because he didn’t seem to appreciate that "Steven’s a genius!!!" or screaming "my baby!!!" as he cradled a bruised Steve on the kitchen floor. Read More...