American Dad Season 8 Review “The Missing Kink”

Seth MacFarlane’s shows have a tendency to divulge in the occasional musical number, and usually, it works to the show’s success: take American Dad’s boy band spoof from earlier this season, as one example. But there was something just off about the kink-stravaganza from "The Missing Kink," and I think it might just be overexposure at this point. Anyone who’s seen a MacFarlane show, or to extend it further, the South Park movie or The Book of Mormon, is used to the idea of a broadway-style number about sexually explicit or otherwise out-there material. It’s not shocking anymore, and without a backbone of actually good music or funny jokes in every line, the premise of the thing just falls flat on its face. READ MORE...


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