Family Guy Review: Conway Bieber & The Old Pack Mule

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 intentions at heart. The problem with this on both shows is that over time, the “jerk with a heart of gold” turns into just being a “jerk.” Thankfully, episodes like "Lois Comes Out of Her Shell" remember that sometimes, the proper balance can be achieved. Read More...


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