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Family Guy
A logo of the words Family Guy. The words are blue, and the dot above the 'I' is replaced with a television.
A group picture of a cartoon family, with a father, mother, son, daughter, baby and dog.
The Griffin family. From left to right: Brian, Lois, Peter, Stewie, Chris and Meg
Genre Situation comedy
Format Animation
Created by Seth MacFarlane[1]
Developed by Seth MacFarlane
David Zuckerman
Voices of Seth MacFarlane
Alex Borstein
Seth Green
Mila Kunis
Mike Henry
Theme music composer Walter Murphy
Composer(s) Walter Murphy
Ron Jones
Country of origin  United States
Language(s) English
No. of seasons 8
No. of episodes 139 (List of episodes)
Production
Executive producer(s) Lolee Aries
David A. Goodman
Seth MacFarlane
Daniel Palladino
David Zuckerman
Producer(s) Kara Vallow
Editor(s) John Walts
Rick Mackenzie
Mike Elias
Running time 20–23 minutes
Production company(s) Fuzzy Door Productions
20th Century Fox Television
Distributor 20th Century Fox
Broadcast
Original channel Fox
Picture format 480i (SDTV)(1999–2010)
720p (HDTV) (2010)
Original run January 31, 1999 (1999-01-31) – February 14, 2002 (2002-02-14)
May 1, 2005 (2005-05-01) – present
Chronology
Preceded by Larry and Steve
Related shows American Dad!
The Cleveland Show
External links
Official website
.Family Guy is an American animated television sitcom created by Seth MacFarlane for the Fox Broadcasting Company.^ Family Guy is television at its best.
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^ Series creator Seth MacFarlane voices many of the regular characters, as well as a variety of guest characters.
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^ I fucking love FAMILY GUY and not only that but I want to fuck Seth Mcfarlane he is sooo hottttt!!!!
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.The series centers on the Griffins, a dysfunctional family consisting of parents Peter and Lois; their children Meg, Chris, and Stewie; and their anthropomorphic pet dog Brian.^ Lois Griffin : Oh no Peter!
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^ After Brian, the dog, leaves Peter tries to make friends Meg..
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^ (Lois and Peter stare in silence) Meg Griffin : I'm allergic to peanuts.
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The show uses frequent cutaway gags, often in the form of tangential vignettes which parody American culture.
.MacFarlane conceived Family Guy after developing two animated films, The Life of Larry and Larry & Steve.^ Peter Griffin Family Guy Peter Griffin (narrating his life): "I walked into the kitchen and sat down at the table.
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^ The Simpsons always sucked, Family Guy and American Dad are the only two good comedies on atm.
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^ Family Guy Quotes: Hilarious scene in Family Guy where the black weatherman only says one or two words about the weather..
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.MacFarlane redesigned the films' protagonist Larry and his dog Steve, and renamed them Peter and Brian.^ After Brian, the dog, leaves Peter tries to make friends Meg..
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^ Seth MacFarlane Peter Griffin/Stewie/Brian/Quagmire .
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.Shortly after the third season of Family Guy aired in 2001, Fox canceled the series.^ Pretty Funny Quotes from the last episode of Family Guy that aired in September.
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^ Bones ( David Boreanaz ) Season 2 - 30 August 8pm Standoff ( Gina Torres ) Series Premiere - 5 September 8pm Family Guy ( Seth Green ) 10 September 9pm.
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^ Patriot Games (edit) First aired: 1/1/2006 Family Guy Writer: Family Guy Director: Family Guy Guest star: No Airdate has been announced.
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.However, favorable DVD sales and high ratings for syndicated reruns convinced the network to renew the show in 2004. The series takes place in the fictional town of Quahog, Rhode Island (pronounced /ˈkoʊhɒɡ/), based on MacFarlane's upbringing and education.^ Peter Griffin, from Family Guy , after the show was cancelled and then made a comeback after great DVD sales...
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^ Mortified, Meg takes the family on a talk show where they are "discovered" by network execs.
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^ DreamToShare Says: June 13th, 2009 at 2:35 am Seriously come to think of it, his show and his comments are begining to take another shape.
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.Family Guy has been nominated for eleven Primetime Emmy Awards and eleven Annie Awards, and has won three of each.^ Family guy is for three year olds.
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^ Created as a three-episode story arc, this Family Guy Movie, DVD premiere is a triumphant homecoming for the Griffins.
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^ Brian is miserable when he is nominated for a Woody Award for porn directing and can't share it with his family.
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It has garnered three Golden Reel Award nominations, winning once. .In 2009, it was nominated for an Emmy for Outstanding Comedy Series, the first time an animated series was nominated for the award since The Flintstones in 1961. Family Guy has also received negative criticism, including unfavorable comparisons for its similarities to The Simpsons.^ Family Guy is a hell of a lot better than the simpsons, south park etc ..
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^ Patriot Games (edit) First aired: 1/1/2006 Family Guy Writer: Family Guy Director: Family Guy Guest star: No Airdate has been announced.
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^ Alice , on March 30th, 2009 at 6:00 pm said: Please do QUAGMIRE. You have few Family Guy characters “cubed-creafted” PLEASE PLEASE. .
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Many tie-in media have been released, including Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story, a straight-to-DVD special released in 2005; Family Guy: Live in Vegas, a soundtrack-DVD combo released in 2005, featuring music from the show as well as original music created by MacFarlane and Walter Murphy; a .Family Guy Video Game!^ Seth Green will join the rest of the cast of Family Guy in providing the voices for the forthcoiming Family Guy Video Game.
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^ September 2006: Seth Green - Family Guy Video Game .
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">video game and pinball machine, released in 2006 and 2007, respectively; and, since 2005, six books published by HarperCollins based on the Family Guy universe. .In 2008, MacFarlane confirmed that the cast was interested in producing a feature film and that he was working on a story for film adaptation.^ James Marsters has been cast as co-lead in a new feature adaptation of the Cecilia Ahern novel, 'PS I Love You.
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.A spin-off series, The Cleveland Show, premiered on September 27, 2009 as a part of the "Animation Domination" lineup on Fox.^ DreamToShare Says: June 13th, 2009 at 2:35 am Seriously come to think of it, his show and his comments are begining to take another shape.
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^ Morgan Freeman Says: September 8th, 2009 at 2:04 am I think it’s irresponsible for Fox News to lgive a known rapist like Glenn Beck his own show.
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^ Plenty of other animated shows that went off the air didn't get anywhere near the same kind of following, and certainly didn't get revived.
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The eighth season of Family Guy also premiered on September 27, 2009.

Contents

History

.Seth MacFarlane drew inspiration from several sitcoms, but mostly from The Simpsons and All in the Family.^ Clips: Seth MacFarlane, Family Guy Creator, on Jimmy Kimmel Show Link To Our Family Guy Website .
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[2] .He also used ideas from 1980's Saturday morning cartoons, such as The Fonz and the Happy Days Gang and Rubik, the Amazing Cube.^ I know like it because it is a spin on the saturday morning cartoon theme.
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^ Hell, can I have a show, because at least once a day I bring up the Fonz or Mr. T? Guess I'm a cartoon writer, too!
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^ The style of the show, which its fans consider such an innovation, was pretty much familiar to anyone who had been following the Saturday morning and weekday cartoons of the early to mid '90s.
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[3]
MacFarlane created a short film in 1995 entitled "The Life of Larry", while studying at the Rhode Island School of Design.[4] .The short featured a middle-aged slob named Larry Cummings, his cynical talking dog, Steve, supportive wife Lois, and pudgy teenage son Milt.^ This show is aimed at teenagers and middle-aged people.
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^ Teenagers find anything like Family Guy funny, middle aged are ment to find the pop-culture refernces funny.
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[5] .The film begins with a live-action segment where MacFarlane, as himself, briefly describes the show and its characters.^ Drive is described as 'an action-fuelled drama following a diverse group of Americans driving for their loves (or the lives of loved ones) in a sinister cross-country race."
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^ Fans of the show will love the usual interplay of the characters and the familiar style and pacing as the film plays out like a regular episode of the show, as it was initiated as a three part episode.
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^ Tim described it to me as "'Magnolia' with cars", which I got 'cause the characters are great, but that didn't prepare me for the intense cool driving action or the gorgeous shooting.
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[5] .After being hired at Hanna-Barbera, MacFarlane was given a chance in 1996 to direct a sequel entitled "Larry and Steve",[4] a seven-minute short[6] broadcast as part of Cartoon Network's World Premiere Toons.^ Waitress, starring Nathan Fillion , will have its World Premiere at the Sundance Film Festival as part of the Spectrum series.
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[4] .The film stars MacFarlane, who reprises his role as Larry Cummings and his talking dog Steve, among various background characters, and Lori Alan, who provided additional character voices.^ Series creator Seth MacFarlane voices many of the regular characters, as well as a variety of guest characters.
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^ Sarah Michelle Gellar has signed on to provide the voice of April O'Neil, the 'human researcher who serves as the Turtles' tech-services worker" in the new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles feature film from Warner Brothers.
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^ Alan Tudyk provides the voice of Cholly in Ice Age 2 which opened in the US on 31st March 2006 and opens worldwide throught April 2006.
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[6]
.MacFarlane conceived the idea for the Family Guy in 1997, developing it out of his two short films.^ "Family Guy Movie" 4 stars out of 5.
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^ Peter from Family Guy : Hey hey I got an idea.
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^ Family Guy Quotes: Hilarious scene in Family Guy where the black weatherman only says one or two words about the weather..
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.MacFarlane's shorts caught the attention of Fox, who gave him $50,000 to make a pilot.^ Meanwhile Fox would also lose an astonishing 3 million eyeballs at 5pm (Hardball gets 450,000) for their $45 million, which makes his firing all that harder to imagine.
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^ I dont watch much news at all, but it is bullshit calling people who watch fox news uneducated or whatever the fuck else makes you feel better.
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^ Fox would owe him $45 million, Glenn would still make $25+ million from his #3 radio show and #1 books (2-3 per year).
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McFarlane completed the 11 minute pilot after six months of hand animation. .Pleased with the pilot, Fox gave the green light to the Family Guy series.^ Bones ( David Boreanaz ) Season 2 - 30 August 8pm Standoff ( Gina Torres ) Series Premiere - 5 September 8pm Family Guy ( Seth Green ) 10 September 9pm.
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^ Alice , on March 30th, 2009 at 6:00 pm said: Please do QUAGMIRE. You have few Family Guy characters “cubed-creafted” PLEASE PLEASE. .
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^ Please visit us on a regular basis to find hilarious Family Guy quotes, and general bits of humor from the show that make it so hilarious.
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[7] .Although Fox initially announced Family Guy's cancellation following the second season, Fox decided to make a third season,[8][9] after which they canceled the series in early 2002. However, reruns on Adult Swim drove up interest in the show, and its DVD releases did quite well, selling over 2.2 million copies in one year, which renewed network interest.^ Thanks to the networks such as TBS and Cartoon Network for showing the Family Guy reruns and making it popular again.
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^ Fox have announced the premiere dates for the new season and Whedonverse related shows are as follows: .
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^ But when they argue over a trick gone bad, Brian decides he's had enough of being a second-class citizen.
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[10] .Family Guy returned to production in 2004, marking the first revival of a television show based on DVD sales.^ Family Guy is television at its best.
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^ Patriot Games (edit) First aired: 1/1/2006 Family Guy Writer: Family Guy Director: Family Guy Guest star: No Airdate has been announced.
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^ Peter Griffin, from Family Guy , after the show was cancelled and then made a comeback after great DVD sales...
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[11][12] .Fox president Gail Berman said that it was one of her most difficult decisions to cancel the show, and was therefore happy it would return.^ July 16th, 2009 at 2:17 pm said: Would like a WALL-E one, a Jack Sparrow one, Pac-Man, iPhone, dinosaur, and Mythbusters.
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^ August 3rd, 2009 at 5:34 am said: good and easy one would be sackboy from little big planet .
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^ July 20th, 2009 at 8:21 pm said: Would love to see one of Sailor Moon .
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[13] .The show celebrated its official 100th episode during its sixth season in November 2007, resulting in the show's syndication.^ The show should air duriing the forthcoming 2006-2007 season.
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^ Fox has renewed David Boreanaz ' new show, Bones, for a full 22 episode second season.
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[14] The show is contracted to continue producing episodes until 2012.[15]

Production

Staff

.Family Guy has had many executive producers in its history, including creator Seth MacFarlane, Daniel Palladino, Lolee Aries, and David Zuckerman.^ Created as a three-episode story arc, this Family Guy Movie, DVD premiere is a triumphant homecoming for the Griffins.
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^ As go the gags, so goes the Family Guy Movie, and there are enough good ones here to compensate for the many misfires.
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^ Executive Producers Seth MacFarlane David Zuckerman .
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.David A. Goodman joined the show as a co-executive producer in season three, and eventually became an executive producer.^ David A. Goodman : Executive Producer .
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^ David Zuckerman : Executive Producer .
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[16] .Alex Borstein, the voice of Lois, has also worked as both an executive and supervising producer, for the fourth and fifth seasons.^ Mark Sheppard will be appearing in the three final episodes of this season of Battlestar Galactica and, according to executive producer, Ron Moore, his character will play 'a major role in the finale'.
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[17] The show has also had showrunners such as Mark Hentemann and Steve Callaghan.[18]
.The Family Guy writing staff collaborates on which ideas and characters to use for each episode.^ Family Guy Episode Guide #26.
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^ Family Guy Episode Guide #38.
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^ Family Guy Episode Guide #29.
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.If a majority of the writers agree on an episode idea, it is then approved by MacFarlane, who must receive an endorsement from Fox before beginning production.^ I would agree that not every man in power worked hard to get there , but the overwhelming majority of men who are in power earned it.
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^ Also, I hope you would agree that someone who is given a spot on a major cable network is given more credibility than some anonymous poster on the internet.
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^ The idea that products or services advertised here are designed exclusively for people who watch this idiot is sort of hard to swallow.
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.For the first months of production, the writers shared one office lent to them by the King of the Hill production crew.^ Then The Register and Bloomberg, he wrote, "decided to dive in and highlight one finding of the report -- that iTunes sales had dropped in the first six months of this year."
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^ As quick as the first six months have gone this year, it still feels like Obama has been in office for 2 years or so.
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[19] .In interviews and on the DVD commentary of season one, MacFarlane explained that he is a fan of 1930s and 1940s radio programs, particularly the radio thriller anthology "Suspense", which led him to give early episodes ominous titles pertaining to death and murder like "Death Has a Shadow" and "Mind Over Murder". MacFarlane later explained that the team dropped the naming convention after individual episodes became hard to identify and the novelty wore off.^ Turn him off on the radio too.
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^ It's folks like him who give skepticism a bad name.
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^ The bad part about this whole entire episode is that many are still ill-informed and choose to just read articles from people they like, listen to talk radio programs they like and go with what they are told.
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[20][21] .Since the Super Bowl XXXVIII halftime show controversy, the writers have been required to tone down the show's crude humor for television broadcasts.^ Daily News television critic David Bianculli called it "a rude-looking shadow show" that "looked embarrassingly rude, crude and unfortunately placed."
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^ Noting how fast the building fell, for instance, isn't explained any better by the explosives theory (in particular, since video shows the pancaking proceeding down).
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^ The laughs are very good, and if you are a fan of the show and do not mind some biting, and crude humor, this is a great escape.
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[22] .In 2009, Fox refused to air an episode dealing with abortion.^ He will play Agent Jamie Kenton in the episode, 'Two Bodies in the Lab' which is due to air on 15th March 2006 at 8pm on Fox.
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[23]
.During the 2007–2008 Writers Guild of America strike, official production of the show halted for most of December 2007 and various periods afterward.^ Former Buffy writer Drew Z Greenberg has joined the staff of 'Dexter', a new TV show currently in production for Showtime.
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^ January 2010 December 2009 November 2009 October 2009 September 2009 August 2009 July 2009 June 2009 May 2009 April 2009 March 2009 February 2009 January 2009 December 2008 November 2008 October 2008 September 2008 August 2008 July 2008 June 2008 May 2008 April 2008 March 2008 February 2008 January 2008 December 2007 November 2007 October 2007 September 2007 August 2007 July 2007 June 2007 May 2007 April 2007 March 2007 February 2007 January 2007 December 2006 Categories .
  • GlennSacks.com » Blog Archive » The Feminist Dissident: 'MRAs don't believe there even is such a thing as patriarchy' 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC glennsacks.com [Source type: Original source]

.Fox continued producing episodes without creator Seth MacFarlane's final approval, which he termed "a colossal dick move" in an interview with Variety.^ Series creator Seth MacFarlane voices many of the regular characters, as well as a variety of guest characters.
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^ Fox have finally ordered a further 12 episodes of Tim Minear 's new show, Drive.
  • Whedon's World - Cast & Crew News 22 September 2009 11:11 UTC www.whedonsworld.com [Source type: General]

^ Bones Season 2 Premiered last week in the US and you can watch the Season 2 preview , originally shgown on Fox after the season 1 finale, and a small clip from one of the episodes on YouTube .
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.Though MacFarlane refused to work on the show, his contract under Fox required him to contribute to any episodes it would subsequently produce.^ I enjoy Becks show and agree it would be ok to poke fun at him.
  • Glenn Beck Loves Rape: An Impartial Look At His Comedy Show | Cracked.com 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC www.cracked.com [Source type: General]

^ His show can't cost much to produce, other than the inflated salaries and benefits packages that the greasy sleazebags who work on it demand.
  • Daily Kos: The Clock is Ticking on Glenn Beck 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC www.dailykos.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Ellison to show that he's not working for Beck's enemies), but kept the job and even was able to parlay it into Fox News and at least 1 best selling book.
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[24] Production officially resumed after the end of the strike, with regularly-airing episodes recommencing on February 17, 2008.[25]
.The show has had various directors, such as Dan Povenmire, Pete Michels and Peter Shin.^ Harris), Peter Roth (Various), Fred Tatasciore (Chevy Chase) When Peter's favorite show, Gumbel 2 Gumbel, faces cancellation, he takes drastic measures to save it.
  • Family Guy Clips, Sounds, Downloads, Pictures, Wallpaper, Video, Quotes, Lois, Stewie 27 January 2010 23:52 UTC familyguy-cartoon.blogspot.com [Source type: General]

[26] .Povenmire started with the season two episode, "Road to Rhode Island".[27] Creator MacFarlane granted Povenmire substantial creative freedom.^ Season 2, Episode 13 Road to Rhode Island .
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^ Season 3, Episode 20 Road to Europe .
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^ At the recent Supernova event in Australia, Summer Glau told fans that she would be returning to Canada to start filming two more episodes of The 4400.
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.Povenmire recalled that MacFarlane would tell him "We've got two minutes to fill.^ In a message to his official website , Anthony Stewart Head revealed that he would be recording two tracks for his new sitcom, Him and Us.
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^ Glenn Beck’s rhetoric is vacuous to the point where, even though you’ve got the feeling of vehemence after hearing him for a few minutes, you’ve got no idea of exactly what to do.
  • Glenn Beck Loves Rape: An Impartial Look At His Comedy Show | Cracked.com 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC www.cracked.com [Source type: General]

^ I deleted it rather than give him his two minutes.
  • The Quagmire 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC www.darsys.net [Source type: General]

Give me some visual gags. .Do whatever you want.^ It’s whatever the hell you want it to be.
  • 9/11 Truth Activist Sues Glenn Beck and Fox News for Defamation 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC www.infowars.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ You can do whatever you want ON YOUR DIME not mine.
  • Glenn Beck's Obamassault: 'Green' aide: The Swamp 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC www.swamppolitics.com [Source type: General]

^ Reply Report Abuse by congero6189599 ( April 07, 2009 2:17 pm ET ) You can wholeheartedly believe whatever you want, reality is different.
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I trust you." Povenmire praised MacFarlane's management style for letting him "have [...] fun."[28] He left the show to make the show Phineas and Ferb.[29]

Voice cast

.Seth MacFarlane voices three of the show's main characters: Peter Griffin, Brian Griffin, and Stewie Griffin.^ (They both laugh) Family Guy Quotes, Brian Griffin Quotes, Peter Griffin Quotes .
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^ Family Guy Wallpaper Peter Griffin, Brian Griffin 1152 x 864 - Family Guy Pictures .
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^ Brian shows Stewie Charles Dickens' modest house and points out that Dickens was able to rise out of poverty to accomplish great things and Stewie will be able to achieve success even though he feels stifled at the Griffin house.
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[30] .MacFarlane chose to voice these characters himself, believing it would be easier to portray the voices he already envisioned than for someone else to attempt it.^ Series creator Seth MacFarlane voices many of the regular characters, as well as a variety of guest characters.
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^ The power dynamic between men and women is far more complicated than the feminist analysis would have you believe.
  • GlennSacks.com » Blog Archive » The Feminist Dissident: 'MRAs don't believe there even is such a thing as patriarchy' 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC glennsacks.com [Source type: Original source]

^ Are there no valid reasons why someone would rather vote for Obama than vote for Hilary?
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[3] MacFarlane drew inspiration for the voice of Peter from a security guard he overheard talking while attending the Rhode Island School of Design.[31] .Stewie's voice was based on the voice of English actor Rex Harrison,[32] especially his performance in the 1964 musical drama film My Fair Lady.^ Based on a ‘preponderance of the evidence’ and being fair (while holding my nose to do so) to Greenwald based on what he wrote and how it was said, I feel that confident in the “male lover did it” scenario.
  • Patterico's Pontifications » Devoted Fans of Glenn Greenwald Emphasize the Same Points About His Resume — From the Same IP Address!! 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC patterico.com [Source type: General]

[33] MacFarlane uses his regular speaking voice when playing Brian.[3] .MacFarlane also provides the voices for various other recurring and one-time only characters, most prominently those of the Griffins' neighbor Glenn Quagmire, news anchor Tom Tucker and Lois's father Carter Pewterschmidt.^ Series creator Seth MacFarlane voices many of the regular characters, as well as a variety of guest characters.
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^ Glenn Beck, of FOX News, is pictured above right in a a file photo by Carolyn Cole / Los Angeles Times.
  • Glenn Beck's Obamassault: 'Green' aide: The Swamp 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC www.swamppolitics.com [Source type: General]

^ However, the other new one was pretty good.
  • The Quagmire 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC www.darsys.net [Source type: General]

[34]
.Alex Borstein voices Lois Griffin, Asian correspondent Tricia Takanawa, Loretta Brown and Lois' mother Barbara Pewterschmidt.^ When Lois' parents visit, it is revealed that the Pewterschmidts' ancestors owned Nate Griffin.
  • Family Guy Clips, Sounds, Downloads, Pictures, Wallpaper, Video, Quotes, Lois, Stewie 27 January 2010 23:52 UTC familyguy-cartoon.blogspot.com [Source type: General]

[35] Borstein was asked to provide a voice for the pilot while she was working on MADtv. .She had not met MacFarlane or seen any of his artwork and said it was "really sight unseen".[36] At the time, Borstein performed in a stage show in Los Angeles, in which she played a redheaded mother whose voice she had based on one of her cousins.^ Glenn Beck, of FOX News, is pictured above right in a a file photo by Carolyn Cole / Los Angeles Times.
  • Glenn Beck's Obamassault: 'Green' aide: The Swamp 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC www.swamppolitics.com [Source type: General]

^ The Los Angeles Times has a good recap of the copyright infringement lawsuit involving Avril Lavigne's song "Girlfriend."
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^ Elton was on the stage with his piano at exactly five minutes after the starting time (one doesn’t keep a Duchess waiting, I suppose).
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[35][36] The voice was originally slower, but when MacFarlane heard it, he replied "Make it a little less [...] annoying...and speed it up, or every episode will last four hours".[35]
Seth Green primarily plays Chris Griffin and Neil Goldman.[34][37] Green stated that he did an impression of the "Buffalo Bill" character from the thriller film The Silence of the Lambs during his audition.[38] .His main inspiration for Chris' voice came from envisioning how "Buffalo Bill" would sound if he were speaking through a public address system at a McDonald's.^ Comments like this: "Obama was characteristically vague on specifics, declining to suggest how he would address the racial inequities that we continue to face."

^ How about this: Somebody publish addresses for Alex Jones, Glen Beck, Bill-O, Hannity and pictures of their kids as well as an up-to-date schedule of his whereabouts.
  • Glenn Beck and the rise of Fox News' militia media | Media Matters for America 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC mediamatters.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Main point the facts of the bill speak for themselves.
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[39]
.Mila Kunis and Lacey Chabert have both played the voices of Meg Griffin.^ Lacey Chabert Meg 1999–2000 .
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^ Mila Kunis Meg 2000– .
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[34] Chabert voiced Meg Griffin for the first production season (15 episodes). However, because of a contractual agreement, she was never credited.[40] Chabert left the series because of time conflicts with her role on Party of Five and schoolwork. .Kunis won the role after auditions and a slight rewrite of the character, in part due to her performance on That '70s Show.^ Fans of the show will love the usual interplay of the characters and the familiar style and pacing as the film plays out like a regular episode of the show, as it was initiated as a three part episode.
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[41] .MacFarlane called Kunis back after her first audition, instructing her to speak slower, and then told her to come back another time and enunciate more.^ And I like that he's ok with losing everything, even though the "humility" is questionable, what with the quasi-meinkampfian "I will come back a thousand times more powerful HaHahahahahahah HAHAHA" .
  • Daily Kos: The Clock is Ticking on Glenn Beck 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC www.dailykos.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ He'll just come back 1000 times stronger using his Conservative Superpowers.
  • Daily Kos: The Clock is Ticking on Glenn Beck 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC www.dailykos.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ That would be more time for him to speak on what I believe to be true.
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.Once she claimed that she had it under control, MacFarlane hired her.^ We will be socialist once what goods and what quality we are allowed to purchase is under control of the government.
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[41] Kunis described her character as "the scapegoat." She further explained, "Meg gets picked on a lot. But it's funny. It's like the middle child. .She is constantly in the state of being an awkward 14-year-old, when you're kind of going through puberty and what-not.^ I'm not sure what you're going for here).
  • GlennSacks.com » Blog Archive » The Feminist Dissident: 'MRAs don't believe there even is such a thing as patriarchy' 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC glennsacks.com [Source type: Original source]

^ Of course you’re not going to like it.
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^ A few things if you're going to do it.
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She's just in perpetual mode of humiliation. And it's fun."[42]
.Mike Henry voices both Cleveland Brown and Herbert, as well as some minor recurring characters like Bruce the performance artist and The Greased up Deaf Guy.^ Mike Henry Cleveland 1999–2009 .
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^ For me will be awesome some LucasArts Characters like: .
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^ The Who tore up the stage as did Bon Jovi, Green Day, and some other artists.
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[43] Henry met MacFarlane at the Rhode Island School of Design and kept in touch with him after they graduated.[44] .A few years later, MacFarlane contacted him about being part of the show; he agreed and came on as both a writer and voice actor.^ I enjoy Becks show and agree it would be ok to poke fun at him.
  • Glenn Beck Loves Rape: An Impartial Look At His Comedy Show | Cracked.com 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC www.cracked.com [Source type: General]

^ Most of the things said about Vans CAME FROM HIS MOUTH. Beck just showed the tape.
  • Glenn Beck's Obamassault: 'Green' aide: The Swamp 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC www.swamppolitics.com [Source type: General]

^ I think his investment "opinions" are worthless and his show is all about him yelling.
  • Real Estate Blog - Why Listen To Your Realtor? According to Glenn Beck, You Shouldn't! 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC activerain.com [Source type: General]

[44] .Henry created Cleveland's voice after being influenced by one of his basketball partners in Virginia, who had a very distinct regional accent.^ All that being said, we are one of the few prefessionals who only get paid when we succeeed.
  • Real Estate Blog - Why Listen To Your Realtor? According to Glenn Beck, You Shouldn't! 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC activerain.com [Source type: General]

^ Just because of their very nature of being unable to re-create provable experiments that work the same way over and over.
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^ These were stellar intellectuals and leaders who are not read enough but it is unfair to only have one idea of being radical.

[45] .During the show's first four seasons, he was credited as a guest star, but beginning with season five's "Prick Up Your Ears" he has been credited as a main cast member.^ Alexis will appear in at least one other episode, including the season finale in which Amy Acker will also guest star.
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^ The first episode of How I Met Your Mother with Alexis Denisof guest starring will air 10 April 2006.
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^ The DVD of Season 1 of J August Richards ' new show, Conviction, also starring Eric Balfour , will be released on Region 1 on 22 August 2006.
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[44]
Main cast members
A man with black hair and a black shirt, leaning forward, smiling into a microphone. A woman with black hair, tied back, smiling, and sitting behind a microphone. A man with red hair, smiling slightly and sitting behind a microphone. A woman with long brown hair, smiling into a microphone. A man with closely shaven hair, and slight stubble, looking to the side slightly with his eyes, behind a microphone.
Seth MacFarlane Alex Borstein Seth Green Mila Kunis Mike Henry
Peter Griffin, Stewie Griffin, Brian Griffin, Glenn Quagmire, Tom Tucker, Carter Pewterschmidt, others Lois Griffin, Loretta Brown, Barbara Pewterschmidt, Tricia Takanawa, others Chris Griffin, Neil Goldman, others Meg Griffin Cleveland Brown, Herbert, others
.Other recurring cast members include: Patrick Warburton as Joe Swanson;[46] Adam West playing himself as the eponymous Mayor Adam West;[47] Jennifer Tilly as Bonnie Swanson;[48] John G. Brennan as Mort Goldman; Carlos Alazraqui as Jonathan Weed;[49][50] Adam Carolla and Norm Macdonald as Death;[51] Lori Alan as Diane Simmons;[52] Phil LaMarr as Ollie Williams.^ Adam West Mayor West 2000– .
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^ Summer Glau has been cast in The Unit as the girlfriend of a new Unit member played by Daniel Wisler.
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^ Adam Baldwin has been cast in a new pilot for ABC. Adam will play a 'grizzled police vet' in Day Breack which will be made by Touchstone TV. .
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[53] Fellow cartoonist Butch Hartman has guest in many episodes as various characters.[54] Also writer Danny Smith voices various recurring characters such as Ernie the Giant Chicken.[55]
.Episodes will quite often feature guest voices from a wide range of professions, including actors, athletes, authors, bands, musicians and scientists.^ Amongst the extras will be a gag reel including outtakes from the episode featuring Joss Whedon , 'Rat Saw God'.
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.Many guest voices started as themselves.^ Series creator Seth MacFarlane voices many of the regular characters, as well as a variety of guest characters.
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.Leslie Uggams was the first one to appear as herself in the fourth episode of the second season episode "Mind Over Murder".[56] The episode "Not All Dogs Go to Heaven" guest starred Star Trek: The Next Generation's Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, Brent Spiner, LeVar Burton, Gates McFadden, Michael Dorn, Wil Wheaton, Denise Crosby, and Marina Sirtis, playing themselves; this is the episode with the most guest stars of the seventh season.^ They say the mind is the second thing to go; I forget what the first thing is.
  • Patterico's Pontifications » Devoted Fans of Glenn Greenwald Emphasize the Same Points About His Resume — From the Same IP Address!! 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC patterico.com [Source type: General]

^ Summer is also going to appear in at least one other episode this season.
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^ Patriot Games (edit) First aired: 1/1/2006 Family Guy Writer: Family Guy Director: Family Guy Guest star: No Airdate has been announced.
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[57][58]

Setting

Three buildings, two of the same stature, and one smaller than the others.
A cartoon version of the image above.
The skyline of Providence, as viewed from the northwest looking southeast, and its animated Family Guy counterpart.
.MacFarlane resided in Providence during his time as a student at Rhode Island School of Design, and the show, as a consequence, contains distinct Rhode Island landmarks similar to real-world locations.^ Each and every time the NAR economist ended up looking like an idiot - serving a special interest group - not providing real and honest information.
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^ I will start at the top and work my way down in the nuggets of time that my Real World responsibilities permit.
  • GlennSacks.com » Blog Archive » The Feminist Dissident: 'MRAs don't believe there even is such a thing as patriarchy' 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC glennsacks.com [Source type: Original source]

^ Segnosis Says: June 13th, 2009 at 8:05 pm I teach at a vocational school and I showed the Obamadeception one day and it really left an impact on my students.
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[40][59] .MacFarlane often borrows the names of Rhode Island locations and icons such as Pawtucket and Buddy Cianci for use in the show.^ Although Greenwald often comes on to comment threads to defend himself under his own name, Greenwald and his sock-puppets don’t seem to show up in the same threads .
  • Patterico's Pontifications » Devoted Fans of Glenn Greenwald Emphasize the Same Points About His Resume — From the Same IP Address!! 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC patterico.com [Source type: General]

.MacFarlane, in an interview with local WNAC Fox 64 News, stated that the town is modeled after Cranston, Rhode Island.^ Concluding the interview, Fox News' Napolitano announced "it's absolutely been a pleasure" listening to Jones' insights.
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^ By the time we checked into the hotel, the local news was interviewing people who drive across those bridges.
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^ Then we won't need any advertising or a Fox News we can have a state run media that makes us all feel secure in our oneness.
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[60]
.Several times every episode, the actual Providence skyline can be seen in the distance.^ As you well know, I have provided primary source cites for all of my points above several times.
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^ Bart...As you well know, I have provided primary source cites for all of my points above several times.
  • HaloScan.com - Comments 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC www.haloscan.com [Source type: Original source]

^ From bart at 11:07pm: As you well know, I have provided primary source cites for all of my points above several times.
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[40] .The three buildings that are depicted are, from left to right and furthest to closest, One Financial Center, 50 Kennedy Plaza, and the Bank of America Tower.^ If there's one thing the Left and Right can both agree on, it's that men are sh** and fathers are sh**ier.
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^ "The government gives them the drugs, builds bigger prisons, passes a three-strike law and then wants us to sing 'God Bless America.'

^ A new center-right coalition is his for the asking, but he must build an alliance based on the flag, not the dollar.
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.This ordering of buildings and the angle at which they are viewed indicates that Quahog is primarily west of downtown Providence if it is to have a real-world counterpart.^ That betrays a lack of faith in the American way (whatever that actually means anymore) and indicates how they REALLY feel.
  • Glenn Beck Loves Rape: An Impartial Look At His Comedy Show | Cracked.com 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC www.cracked.com [Source type: General]

^ They have their own fantasy of how things should be, and loathe the real world because it isn’t their fantasy.
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^ Nazis were not “conservatives”, they were National Socialists, and they wanted a New Order for the world.
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However, in a few episodes Quahog is shown to have a coastline, which only Cranston and Providence possess. .This is supported by the fact that the real-world "31 Spooner Street" is located in Providence, immediately west of Roger Williams Park.^ This is not how hypotheses are supported in the real world.
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^ Just provide us with facts supporting your version of 9/11 events.
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[61]

Production issues

Cancellation and renewal

.After only two episodes of the second season, Fox removed Family Guy from the network's permanent schedule, and began airing episodes irregularly.^ Family Guy Episode Guide #26.
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^ Family Guy Episode Guide #38.
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^ Family Guy Episode Guide #29.
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.The show returned in March 2000 to finish airing the remaining 21 episodes of season two.^ At the recent Supernova event in Australia, Summer Glau told fans that she would be returning to Canada to start filming two more episodes of The 4400.
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^ Summer Glau 's character, Tess, is set to return to the 4400 for Season Three, episode 9 called, 'The Ballad of Kevin and Tess'.
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^ He will play Agent Jamie Kenton in the episode, 'Two Bodies in the Lab' which is due to air on 15th March 2006 at 8pm on Fox.
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.The third season comprised another 21 episodes and began airing from July  11, 2001 to February  14, 2002. During its second and third-season runs, Fox frequently moved the show around different days and time slots with little or no notice and, consequently, the show's ratings suffered.^ Season 2, Episode 10 Running Mates .
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^ We’ll see if it’s different this time around.
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^ Season 8, Episode 10 FOX-y Lady .
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.When Family Guy aired in the United Kingdom, the subsequent DVD release there on (November 12, 2001) lumped the first seven episodes of the second season with the first season, leaving both seasons with 14 episodes each.^ Season 6, Episode 12 Airport '07 .
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^ Family Guy Episode Guide #26.
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^ Family Guy Episode Guide #38.
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.Thus, later UK DVD releases did not share consistent labeling with the original American seasons (e.g.^ Back in February when Joss Whedon was over in the UK promoting the Serenity DVD release he gave an interview to FILMdetail .
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^ The DVD of Season 1 of J August Richards ' new show, Conviction, also starring Eric Balfour , will be released on Region 1 on 22 August 2006.
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^ The first season of Numb3rs, starring David Krumholtz and Navi Rawat is due to be released on Region 1 DVD on 30 May 2006.
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the .Family Guy: Season 6 DVD features Season 5 episodes).^ Family Guy Episode Guide #26.
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^ Family Guy Episode Guide #38.
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^ Family Guy Episode Guide #29.
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[62]
.Fox publicly announced that the show had been canceled in 2000, at the end of the second season.^ Our use of Orbitz is ended, however, until it is clear that Orbitz is no longer going to advertise on the Glen Beck show on Fox.
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^ Fox have announced their Fall Scedule for 2006 and the second season of David Boreanaz ' show, Bones will premiere at 8pm on 30th August 2006.
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^ Showtime have announced a second season for Dexter, their new one hour drama about a forensic scientist who is also a serial killer which also stars Julie Benz .
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[63] In spite of the announced cancellation, in 2001 Fox decided to produce a third season.[64] .Family Guy was assigned to a tough time slot, Thursday nights at 8:00 p.m.^ The classic animated series "Family Guy", follows up the success of its return to the Prime Time lineup, with a Family Guy Movie, "Stewie Griffin, the Untold Story".
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ET. This slot brought it into competition with Survivor and Friends. .The situation was later referenced in Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story.^ "Family Guy Presents Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story" is a three-part arc originally intended for TV, probably season four by the looks of the episode numbers assigned in the end credits.
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^ Humor Watch: 'Family Guy Presents Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story' I've made no secret of my love for TV's "Family Guy," the hellzapoppin' cartoon series.
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^ The classic animated series "Family Guy", follows up the success of its return to the Prime Time lineup, with a Family Guy Movie, "Stewie Griffin, the Untold Story".
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[65][66] .During the third season, Fox announced that the show had been officially cancelled.^ Fox have announced their Fall Scedule for 2006 and the second season of David Boreanaz ' show, Bones will premiere at 8pm on 30th August 2006.
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^ Fox has renewed David Boreanaz ' new show, Bones, for a full 22 episode second season.
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^ Fox have announced the premiere dates for the new season and Whedonverse related shows are as follows: .
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[67][68] The series was renewed in 2005 for its fourth season due to strong DVD sales and syndication on basic-cable networks.[69][70]
"North by North Quahog" was the first episode to be broadcast after the show's cancellation. It was written by MacFarlane and directed by Peter Shin.[71] .MacFarlane believed the show's three year hiatus was beneficial because animated shows do not normally have hiatuses, and towards the end of their seasons "... you see a lot more sex jokes and (bodily function) jokes and signs of a fatigued staff that their brains are just fried".[72] With "North by North Quahog", the writing staff tried to keep the show "... exactly as it was" before its cancellation, and did not "... have the desire to make it any slicker" than it already was.^ You can see it in his show.
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^ Not that you don’t already have it for makeing the ones you already have.
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^ Hello :) You've just got to see this.
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[72] .Walter Murphy, who had composed music for the show before its cancellation, returned to compose the music for "North by North Quahog". Murphy and the orchestra recorded an arrangement of Bernard Herrmann's score from North by Northwest, a film referenced multiple times in the episode.^ No flying lessons, don't worry, but what we get from the shows, the films, and the time on these boards -- from each other -- just can't get shut down.
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^ Of course, that ignores the fact that A) the 911 recording shows that she mentioned nothing about race, even when asked, and B) the house had been broken into before, so she had reason to be wary.
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^ The show is funded entirely by fans who are also donating their time and services to the show.
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[73]

Lawsuits

.In March 2007, comedian Carol Burnett filed a lawsuit against 20th Century Fox, claiming that it was a trademark infringement for her Charwoman cleaning character to be portrayed on the show without her permission.^ All you sheeple are god-damned fools, what the hell does this have to do with the lawsuit filed against Glen Beck.
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^ Montagraph Says: June 12th, 2009 at 8:07 pm We should ALL, file a CLASS ACTION SUET against Fox!
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^ July 2006: Tim Minear - Signs Deal with 20th Century Fox TV .
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Besides that, Burnett stated that Fox violated her publicity rights. She asked for $6 million in damages.[74][75][76] On June 4, 2007, United States District Judge Dean Pregerson rejected the lawsuit, stating that the parody was protected under the First Amendment, citing Hustler Magazine v. Falwell as a precedent.[77]
On October 3, 2007, Bourne Co. .Music Publishers filed a lawsuit accusing the show of infringing its copyright on the song "When You Wish Upon a Star", through a parody song entitled "I Need a Jew" appearing in the episode "When You Wish Upon a Weinstein". Bourne Co., the sole United States copyright owner of the song, alleged the parody pairs a "thinly veiled" copy of their music with antisemitic lyrics.^ How can you file a lawsuit on behalf of a group of people who share a belief?
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^ All you sheeple are god-damned fools, what the hell does this have to do with the lawsuit filed against Glen Beck.
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^ Telling me you're wasting some of my money on a thinly-veiled vote grab warrant further scrutiny.
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.Named in the suit were Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp., Fox Broadcasting Co., Cartoon Network, MacFarlane, and Murphy; the suit sought to stop the program's distribution and unspecified damages.^ Fox might have bragging rights to be the highest rated cable news show, but their ratings are pathetic compared to the ratings of the lowest rated network news program.
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[78] Because "I Need a Jew" uses the copyrighted melody of "When You Wish Upon a Star", without commenting on that song, Bourne argued that it was not a First Amendment–protected parody per the ruling in Campbell v. Acuff-Rose Music, Inc..[79][80] .On March 16, 2009, United States District Judge Deborah Batts held that Family Guy did not infringe on Bourne's copyright when it transformed the song for comical use in an episode.^ Family Guy Episode Guide #26.
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^ Family Guy Episode Guide #38.
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^ Family Guy Episode Guide #29.
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[81]
.In December 2007, Family Guy was again accused of copyright infringement when actor Art Metrano filing a lawsuit regarding a scene in Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story, in which Jesus performs Metrano's signature "magic" act involving absurd, faux magical hand gestures while humming the distinctive tune "Fine and Dandy".[82] Metrano's suit claims this performance is protected under terms of the United States' Copyright Act of 1976.^ Family Guy Wallpaper Stewie Griffin 1024 x 768 - Family Guy Pictures .
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^ Family Guy Wallpaper Stewie Griffin 640 x 480 - Family Guy Pictures .
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^ Family Guy Wallpaper Stewie Griffin 800 x 600 - Family Guy Pictures .
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[83] .20th Century Fox, MacFarlane, Callaghan and Borstein were all named in the suit, which is still ongoing.^ Count me in for $20 or more if we can all add our names to a class action suit, or even just to chip in for Greg’s legal fees.
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^ July 2006: Tim Minear - Signs Deal with 20th Century Fox TV .
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[84]

Characters

.The show revolves around the adventures of the family of Peter Griffin, a bumbling, but well-intentioned, blue-collar worker.^ Will half of the plumbers or blue collar workers be women?
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^ The show revolves more around the teachers' lives than the actual school.
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^ The movie revolves around two brothers in New England trying to revive the family restaurant and falling in love with the a girl that works there.
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Peter is an Irish American Catholic with a prominent Rhode Island and Eastern Massachusetts accent.[85] .His wife Lois is a stay-at-home mother and piano teacher, and has a distinct New England accent from being a member of the Pewterschmidt family of wealthy socialites.^ If a man has become accustomed to a bed partner, a family life, a stay-at-home housekeeper - tough."
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^ Lois quickly becomes a black-belt, and Peter uses his new dangerous wife to drive away all the annoying New Yorkers.
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^ If a man has become accustomed to a bed partner, a family life, a stay-at-home housekeeper - tough.
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[86] .Peter and Lois have three children: Meg, their teenage daughter, who is frequently the butt of Peter's jokes due to her homeliness and lack of popularity; Chris, their teenage son, who is overweight, unintelligent and, in many respects, a younger version of his father; and Stewie, their diabolical infant son of ambiguous sexual orientation who has adult mannerisms and speaks fluently with stereotypical archvillain phrases and an accent based on old British movie stars such as Rex Harrison.^ In school, Lois reads a book touting the virtues of bravery, and Peter and Quagmire try to prove who's the bravest by staying in a haunted house overnight.
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^ Realizing their marriage needs help, Lois and Peter see a marriage therapist, who suggests placing video cameras around the house for a week.
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^ Also I was surprised no one has mentioned R2D2 (Star Wars) or Goku (Dragon Ball – young version or Dragon Ball Z – old version) yet, or maybe they have and I just missed it.
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[87] .Living with the family is Brian, the family dog, who is highly anthropomorphized, drinks martinis, smokes cigarettes, drives a Prius, and engages in human conversation, though he is still considered a pet in many respects.^ Many people have made some strides, but then a Beck or a Cheney or a Mugabe or a Saddam Hussein come along and you see that evil still lives and has followers.
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^ The problem is that there are so many of you who are still blinded by an obsession with Obama that you simply ignore to see and accept any faults with this administration.
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^ Just one of many reasons why have no respect for any woman who proudly wears the label of feminist.
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[88]
Many recurring characters appear alongside the Griffin family. .These include the family's neighbors: sex-crazed airline-pilot bachelor Glenn Quagmire; mild-mannered deli owner Cleveland Brown and his wife (ex-wife as of the fourth-season episode "The Cleveland–Loretta Quagmire")[89] Loretta Brown with their hyperactive son, Cleveland Jr.; paraplegic police officer Joe Swanson, his wife Bonnie and their baby daughter Susie.^ Peter identifies the other man as Quagmire and decides to tell Cleveland of his wife's extracurricular activities.
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^ Joe : I'll go next, uh I never had sex with Cleveland's wife.
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^ Discouraged that Peter is focusing all his attention on Cleveland Jr., Chris rebels by hanging out with Quagmire at strip clubs.
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.(It should be noted that Bonnie is pregnant with Susie from the show's beginning until the 7th episode of the 7th season); paranoid Jewish pharmacist Mort Goldman, his wife Muriel and their geeky and annoying son Neil; and elderly homosexual ephebophile Herbert.^ Talking to Sci-Fi wire Amy said, "They just made me a regular, so I should be there for the rest of the season's episodes.
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^ Fox has renewed David Boreanaz ' new show, Bones, for a full 22 episode second season.
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^ The show has been picked up for at least 13 episodes to begin airing this autumn.
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TV news anchors Tom Tucker and Diane Simmons, Asian reporter Tricia Takanawa and Blaccu-Weather meteorologist Ollie Williams also make frequent appearances. .Quahog mayor, Mayor Adam West is in various episodes.^ Adam West Mayor West 2000– .
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Episodes

Episode guide

.There are 8 seasons (as of February 2010) of Family Guy, each consisting roughly of 7–30 half-hour episodes (22 minutes without commercials).^ Bones ( David Boreanaz ) Season 2 - 30 August 8pm Standoff ( Gina Torres ) Series Premiere - 5 September 8pm Family Guy ( Seth Green ) 10 September 9pm.
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^ Season 2, Episode 12 Fifteen Minutes of Shame .
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^ Anthony Stewart Head is auctioning off Giles' BCBG Maxazria Jacket which was worn in the Buffy Season 5 episode Family .
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DVD releases

For the complete list of Family Guy DVDs click here
.Earlier seasons had been released on DVD, plus there are some never aired episodes that where released straight-to-DVD.^ Voodoo Moon, starring Charisma Carpenter is due to air on the Sci-FI Channel (USA) in June 2006 and should be released on DVD in October 2006.
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^ The DVD of Season 1 of J August Richards ' new show, Conviction, also starring Eric Balfour , will be released on Region 1 on 22 August 2006.
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^ There is no air date for this episode as yet.
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Hallmarks

Cutaway

.In the majority of episodes, the plot is interrupted by at least one cutaway segment.^ Alexis will appear in at least one other episode, including the season finale in which Amy Acker will also guest star.
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^ Summer is also going to appear in at least one other episode this season.
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.The segment usually has little to do with the actual story of the episode and contains a pop culture reference.^ Every pop culture reference no matter how obscure and some of the more controversial issues of the day are tossed in, and for the most part, work.
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^ That said, you have a point that it's difficult to have relationships with women in this culture but not because they have so many preset gripes against men, but usually because they have little to offer overall.
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Many of the cutaways feature guest stars, at times using live-action footage, including Conway Twitty in three separate episodes, Will Ferrell in the episode "Jungle Love", and occasionally a mixture of live-action and animation, as in a tap dance duet between Stewie and Gene Kelly in "Road to Rupert". Such cutaways have been criticized heavily by both critics and other cartoonists, who claim the show relies too much on "cutaway gags as opposed to plot-driven humour".[90][91][92]

Music

.Family Guy uses music in many of its episodes, mostly in the form of musical numbers.^ Family Guy Episode Guide #26.
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^ Family Guy Episode Guide #38.
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^ Family Guy Episode Guide #29.
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.These musical numbers are used as both part of the plot, like in the episodes "Brian Sings and Swings" and "From Method to Madness", as well as for comedic effect or satire, such as in "FCC Song" from "PTV" and "Vasectomy" from "Sibling Rivalry". During the opening sequence of the 59th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, Stewie and Brian performed a duet titled "You can Find It On TV", which poked fun at television shows in 2007. Two Family Guy songs have been nominated for an Emmy for Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics; "My Drunken Irish Dad" from "Peter's Two Dads" was nominated in 2007,[93] as was "You've Got a Lot to See" from "Brian Wallows and Peter's Swallows" in 2002.[94] Many of the musical numbers are included in Family Guy: Live in Vegas along with several original songs.^ (They both laugh) Family Guy Quotes, Brian Griffin Quotes, Peter Griffin Quotes .
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^ Family Guy Episode Guide #26.
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^ Family Guy Episode Guide #38.
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[95]

Road to episodes

The "Road to" episodes have been considered somewhat a hallmark of the show.[96] ."Road to Rhode Island", which originally aired in 2000, was the first of the series.^ Season 2, Episode 13 Road to Rhode Island .
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.This series of episodes was MacFarlane's idea of a parody of the seven Road to comedy films starring Bing Crosby, Bob Hope, and Dorothy Lamour.^ Showtime are giving US residents a chance to view the pilot episode of new series, Dexter, starring Julie Benz , online.
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^ Waitress, starring Nathan Fillion , will have its World Premiere at the Sundance Film Festival as part of the Spectrum series.
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[2] .MacFarlane used the films as inspiration due to his love of them[2] and some of the episodes musical numbers, such as "Road to Rhode Island", are directly related to the movies.^ Season 2, Episode 13 Road to Rhode Island .
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^ Feel the love and buy some of his music.
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^ No, that's a joke from an old episode of Gilligan's Island or some other 1960s sitcom.
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[2] MacFarlane has also expressed interest in doing a special or a direct to video movie of a "Road to" episode.[2] .These episodes normally include Brian and Stewie going somewhere out of Quahog.^ Now if these jerks want to go and write a blog somewhere on the internet, nobody is going to be able to touch them there at all.
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^ Season 7, Episode 3 Movin' Out (Brian's Song) .
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[97] Most of the episodes were directed by Dan Povenmire until the third "Road to" episode "Road to Rupert".[29]

Cultural influences

.Family Guy was the first show to return to television due to DVD sales.^ The first season of Numb3rs, starring David Krumholtz and Navi Rawat is due to be released on Region 1 DVD on 30 May 2006.
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^ The first season of Seth Green 's animated show for the Cartoon Networks's Adult Swim, Robot Chicken will be released on DVD (region 1) 28th March 2006.
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^ We’ve done everything we can for them (the victims families)” This guy really shows his true colors.
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[98] After returning from cancellation, it began to influence on other shows produced by MacFarlane like American Dad! which MacFarlane commented was a mix of Family Guy with All in the Family.[99] .Family Guy, American Dad, and The Cleveland Show exist in the same fictional world.^ The post feminist world shows that women themselves would rather have Osama Bin Laden rule over them (and foot the bills) then marry SAH dads or foot the bills.
  • GlennSacks.com » Blog Archive » The Feminist Dissident: 'MRAs don't believe there even is such a thing as patriarchy' 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC glennsacks.com [Source type: Original source]

^ We’ve done everything we can for them (the victims families)” This guy really shows his true colors.
  • 9/11 Truth Activist Sues Glenn Beck and Fox News for Defamation 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC www.infowars.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Referring to the Family Guy, what do u think about Stan Smith(American Dad)?
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[99] .Family Guy has also influenced a live-action show The Winner which is also produced by MacFarlane.^ We’ve done everything we can for them (the victims families)” This guy really shows his true colors.
  • 9/11 Truth Activist Sues Glenn Beck and Fox News for Defamation 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC www.infowars.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.The Winner had the same kind of jokes that Family Guy has (bit offensive), but the difference is it was not taken very positively by critics.^ ALSO engaging in the very same sick joke (which ironically is precisely the defense Glenn’s commenters employed: “Gosh: you ‘wingers are so dumb you can’t recognize a joke when you see one!!!!” .
  • Patterico's Pontifications » Devoted Fans of Glenn Greenwald Emphasize the Same Points About His Resume — From the Same IP Address!! 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC patterico.com [Source type: General]

^ Then shout them down, destroy their families, besmirch everthing to do with them, get them fired, have them audited, have their very life taken apart.
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^ It’s a little bit unfair to call a show unfunny when you should have known going in there would have been very few dick jokes, if any.
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Reception and achievements

Success

Family Guy has received many positive reviews from critics. .Catherine Seipp of the National Review Online called it a "nasty but extremely funny" cartoon.^ Concert Review: As Frey called it, this was the "Assisted Living Tour" and it was funny, though after reading reviews posted elsewhere online, I now realize the entire show down to the jokes were scripted.
  • The Quagmire 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC www.darsys.net [Source type: General]

[101] .Caryn James of The New York Times, called it a show with an "outrageously satirical family" and "includes plenty of comic possibilities and parodies."^ The New York Times liveblogging the event .
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^ New York Times bestselling book.
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^ The New York Times called it the biggest mystery of 911.
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[102] .The Sydney Morning Herald named Family Guy the "Show of the Week" on April 21, 2009, calling it a "pop culture-heavy masterpiece".[103] Frazier Moore from the Seattle Times called it an "endless craving for humor about bodily emissions". He also called it "breathtakingly smart" and said a "blend of the ingenious with the raw helps account for its much broader appeal". He finished up by calling it "rude, crude and deliciously wrong".[104] The series has also attracted many celebrities, including Emily Blunt, who has stated that Family Guy is her favorite series and has expressed strong interest in becoming a guest star on the show.^ This guy is seriously screwed up.
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^ "This president, I think, has exposed himself as a guy, over and over and over again, who has a deep-seated hatred for white people or the white culture, I don't know what it is,'' Beck said on FOX & Friends last month "I'm not saying that he doesn't like white people.
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^ Reply Report Abuse by knowhelpnow ( April 08, 2009 6:09 pm ET ) Has everyone forgot about the radio program "The War of the Worlds"?
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[105] .George Lucas, revealed in his conversation with MacFarlane that he has TiVoed every single episode of Family Guy without having to buy the DVDs and, in addition to Jackass, it's the only show he watches.^ We may not watch the show but we do buy the products.
  • Glenn Beck and the rise of Fox News' militia media | Media Matters for America 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC mediamatters.org [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ We love Glen Beck and have just started watching his show every day and are telling everyone to start watching.
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^ I sat down and listed every single advertiser on the Beck show today on my facebook page...
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.MacFarlane said Lucasfilm was extremely helpful when the Family Guy crew wanted to parody their works.^ Alice , on March 30th, 2009 at 6:00 pm said: Please do QUAGMIRE. You have few Family Guy characters “cubed-creafted” PLEASE PLEASE. .
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^ Thomas , on September 24th, 2008 at 12:21 pm said: Why is there no South Park or Family Guy on here?
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^ December 8th, 2008 at 11:15 pm said: family guy poeple accept stewie u already have him ichigo from bleach .
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[106] .The New Yorker's Nancy Franklin said that Family Guy is becoming one of the best animated shows there is, commenting on its ribaldry and popularity, even saying that it was better than The Simpsons, in terms of quality.^ He's not saying the Republicans are any better and there not.
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^ Speaking of bacon, Paul sent me this link to a comic showing six reasons bacon is better than true love.
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^ I am so proud of this response and envy your intelligence because you said it far better than I could have.
  • Real Estate Blog - Why Listen To Your Realtor? According to Glenn Beck, You Shouldn't! 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC activerain.com [Source type: General]

[107] .The show has also become a hit on hulu becoming the second highest viewed show after Saturday Night Live.^ Here's a brief excerpt: Billy Joel's second show Sunday night at the BankAtlantic Center was everything his Jan.
  • The Quagmire 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC www.darsys.net [Source type: General]

^ ANTOINE....THIS SOUNDS LIKE ROSEANNE ROSEANNADANNA from Saturday Night live LOL .
  • Real Estate Blog - Why Listen To Your Realtor? According to Glenn Beck, You Shouldn't! 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC activerain.com [Source type: General]

[108]
Cover of a magazine. <a name=.The caption along the bottom in bold blue reads "We Salute Family Guy, TV's Most Original TV Series" in all caps.^ Then her son has to find the book to get her reanimated (which brings to mind the question of why the original Pharoah wasn't brought back to life along with all the others if it's that easy.
  • GlennSacks.com » Blog Archive » The Feminist Dissident: 'MRAs don't believe there even is such a thing as patriarchy' 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC glennsacks.com [Source type: Original source]

^ TWIZ TV - Family Guy #103 - "Chitty Chitty Death Bang" (Table Draft - August 20, 1998) - Unknown Source FAMILY GUY "Chitty Chitty Death Bang" .
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Centered is the Griffin family slightly altered to resemble characters of the Simpsons family from the animated series The Simpsons. Along the top is Mad Magazines’ logo: the word "MAD" in red caps." src="http://images-mediawiki-sites.thefullwiki.org/07/2/5/3/71546432640921072.jpg" width="200" height="267" class="thumbimage" />
Cover of issue 458 of Mad Magazine, showing the Family Guy characters crossed over with characters from The Simpsons.

Criticism and controversy

Family Guy has also received its share of negative treatment. For example, Ken Tucker of Entertainment Weekly has frequently panned the show, grading it with a "D",[109] and naming it the worst show of the 1999–2000 television season.[110] The Parents Television Council, a watchdog group founded by L. Brent Bozell III has published outspoken critical views of Family Guy. .Family Guy made the PTC's 2000,[111] 2005[112] and 2006[113] lists of "worst prime-time shows for family viewing", having been chosen and several Family Guy episodes were chosen as "Worst TV Shows of the Week" for reasons of profanity, animated nudity and violence.^ SHOW NEWS ARCHIVES: 2006 2005 .
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^ Stewie's Playground from b5 media Family Guy at TVRage.com Family Guy - Find Episode Guides and more at the User-Edited TV IV Wiki Read about Family Guy on TVSquad Family Guy Fan Site on Wikia.com Most Popular TV Shows .
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^ How about having some more squirming spooks on your show next week to talk about WHO Level 6 or the FED? .
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.The Council has frequently noted that the series was among the most popular shows among children aged 2 to 12, cautioning parents that children will be attracted by the show because of its animated format while asserting that the series is suitable only for adults.^ The first season of Seth Green 's animated show for the Cartoon Networks's Adult Swim, Robot Chicken will be released on DVD (region 1) 28th March 2006.
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^ RealNetworks has its branded Sansa line of players that will play most, but not all, popular audio formats and is built to work best with its Rhapsody music service.
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^ The media report he is referring to says that there were 56 Lebanese, of which 12 were adult women and 34 were children.
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The series has frequently been criticized for using story premises and humor similar to those used in episodes of The Simpsons. .The Simpsons depicted Peter Griffin as a "clone" of Homer Simpson in a Halloween special,[115] and as a fugitive accused of "Plagiarismo" in the episode "The Italian Bob". Family Guy is also mocked in a two-part episode ("Cartoon Wars Part I" and "Cartoon Wars Part II") of South Park,[116] in which characters call the show's jokes interchangeable and unrelated to storylines; the writers of Family Guy are portrayed as manatees who write by pushing rubber "idea balls" inscribed with random topics into a bin.^ FDR pushed us into the war.
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^ Beck's a clod, a guy who found a way to tap into the moronic right with just the right pushing of emotional buttons and velvet throated bombast.
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^ Not that the very fact that you have seen folks scared of mind control depicted as crazies might be part of the disinfo war.
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.MacFarlane responded to the criticism, saying it was completely founded and true, even giving reference to many skits and jokes that were meant for previously scripted episodes and later cut and recycled in future episodes.^ I mean, they were obviously meant to look stupid, or juvenile, so making that your point of attack (even as a joke) just makes you an asshole.
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^ It has become harder - in politics, in education, and in daily discourse - to be able to say with authority that someone is completely wrong, even if they are.
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^ Fascism was seen by people all over the world (even idolized by many American Progressive Leftists) as the “way of the future”.
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.In February of 2010 the show came under attack by FOX News commentator and former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin for its portrayal of a girl with Down Syndrome whom Chris admires.^ Fox have finally ordered a further 12 episodes of Tim Minear 's new show, Drive.
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^ Tim Minear has created a new show, Drive, the pilot for which has been picked up by Fox, of all networks.
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^ Former Buffy writer Drew Z Greenberg has joined the staff of 'Dexter', a new TV show currently in production for Showtime.
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In one line, the girl says that her mother is a former governor of Alaska. Palin, whose youngest son has Down Syndrome, called the episode a "kick in the gut."[118][119][120] .The voice actor who portrayed Palin's daughter, Andrea Fay Friedman, who also has Down Syndrome, responded by saying, "In my family we think laughing is good.^ And what do you say about people like Mayor Nutter who's out there further trashing the prophetic voice of Rev. Wright?

^ Says: June 22nd, 2009 at 8:35 am LOL at all the people who think fascism is right wing.
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^ Im a 71yro male who served in the United States ARMY, I have seen a lot in my 71 years, but I don't think I have seen anything yet.
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.My parents raised me to have a sense of humor and to live a normal life.^ Permalink Sounds like you're talking about Detroit - and I couldn't agree more, having lived in SE Michigan my whole life.

^ Now, if only I can find a woman who appreciates my sense of humor.
  • GlennSacks.com » Blog Archive » The Feminist Dissident: 'MRAs don't believe there even is such a thing as patriarchy' 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC glennsacks.com [Source type: Original source]

^ If I never accomplish anything else in my life, I can always be proud that I brought three healthy, normal children into this world.
  • TWIZ TV - Family Guy #103 - "Chitty Chitty Death Bang" (Table Draft - August 20, 1998) - Unknown Source 27 January 2010 23:52 UTC www.twiztv.com [Source type: General]

.My mother did not carry me around under her arm like a loaf of French bread the way former Governor Palin carries her son Trig around looking for sympathy and votes."^ Christians have for far too long used Romans 13 as an excuse to do nothing, or look the other way while tryanny gets a strong foothold all around them.
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^ In fact, he didn't look like he even wanted to be there until the encore when Jump started and he smiled and even jumped around a bit.
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^ If our government were in any way involved in 9-11 then GW wouldn't have looked any here near as clueless as he did reading "My Pet Goat" while the towers burned.
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Awards

.Family Guy and its cast have been nominated for eleven Emmy Awards, with three wins.^ Seth Green will join the rest of the cast of Family Guy in providing the voices for the forthcoiming Family Guy Video Game.
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^ The Nominations for the 58th Primetime Emmy Awards have been announced and, Into The West, starring Christian Kane and Alan Tudyk , has received 16 nominations - the highest number of nominations for any show.
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^ Family Guy Cast and Details All of TVGuide.com Videos Only .
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MacFarlane won the Outstanding Voice-Over Performance award for his performance as Stewie, Murphy and MacFarlane won the Outstanding Music and Lyrics award for the song "You Got a Lot to See" from the episode "Brian Wallows and Peter's Swallows", and Steven Fonti won the Outstanding Individual Achievement in Animation award for his story-board work in the episode "No Chris Left Behind".[122]
.The show has also been nominated for eleven Annies, and won three times, twice in 2006 and once in 2008. The show has also been nominated for a Golden Reel Award four times, winning once.^ The Panthers won Friday and Sunday giving us a total of four wins in a row.
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^ The Nominations for the 58th Primetime Emmy Awards have been announced and, Into The West, starring Christian Kane and Alan Tudyk , has received 16 nominations - the highest number of nominations for any show.
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^ July 2006: David Boreanaz - Nominated in Teen Choice Awards .
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[122] In 2009, it was nominated for an Emmy for Outstanding Comedy Series. This was a significant accomplishment considering that the last animated program to be nominated was The Flintstones in 1961 and that The Simpsons has never been nominated in this category.[123]
In the 1000th issue of Entertainment Weekly, Brian Griffin was selected as the dog for "The Perfect TV Family."[124] Wizard Magazine rated Stewie the 95th greatest villain of all time.[125] .British newspaper The Times rated Family Guy as the forty-fifth best American show in 2009.[126] Family Guy was named the seventh of the top one-hundred animated series by IGN.^ Says: June 15th, 2009 at 9:17 am “notice how many times they get huge laughs vs. (I’m looking at you, the Daily Show).” .
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^ In fact, his ratings are higher than any other cable or broadcast news show's best.
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^ Alice , on March 30th, 2009 at 6:00 pm said: Please do QUAGMIRE. You have few Family Guy characters “cubed-creafted” PLEASE PLEASE. .
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Television ratings

Season Season Premiere Season Finale TV Season Ranking Viewers
(in millions)
1st January 31, 1999 May 16, 1999 1998–1999 #33[128] 12.8[128]
2nd September 23, 1999 August 1, 2000 1999–2000 #114[129] 6.32[130]
3rd July 11, 2001 November 9, 2003 2001–2002 #125[131] 4.5[131]
4th May 1, 2005 May 14, 2006 2005–2006 #68[132] 7.9[132]
5th September 10, 2006 May 20, 2007 2006–2007 #71[133] 8.2[133]
6th September 23, 2007 May 4, 2008 2007–2008 #84[134] 7.94[134]
7th September 28, 2008 May 17, 2009 2008–2009 #69[135] 7.56[135]
8th September 27, 2009 May 23, 2010 2009–2010 TBA TBA

Other media

Live performances

.As promotion for the show, and to, as Newman described, "expand interest in the show beyond its die hard fans",[136] Fox organized four Family Guy Live! performances, which featured cast members reading old episodes aloud.^ Imagine there's no countries It isn't hard to do Nothing to kill or die for And no religion too Imagine all the people Living life in peace...
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^ As you can tell, he picked many deep cuts that never were heard on the radio that would appear only to his most die-hard fans.
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^ We’ve done everything we can for them (the victims families)” This guy really shows his true colors.
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.In addition, the cast performed musical numbers from the Family Guy Live in Vegas comedy album.^ Seth Green will join the rest of the cast of Family Guy in providing the voices for the forthcoiming Family Guy Video Game.
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^ Family Guy Cast and Details All of TVGuide.com Videos Only .
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^ Main Photos TV Listings Episodes News Cast & Details Shop Family Guy: Cast & Details .
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[136] The stage shows were an extension of a performance by the cast during the 2004 Montreal Comedy Festival.[136] .The Family Guy Live! performances, which took place in Los Angeles and New York, sold out and were attended by around 1,200 people each.^ On the flip side, in places like New York, California and the East Coast, saying things like “he was from Texas’, or “out in Kansas” would be considered jokes that needed no further explanation.
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^ Just because most people approve of this guy’s performance, doesn’t mean he’s doing a good job.
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^ David Boreneaz and Elisabeth Rohm will be attending Farm Sanctuary's Anniversary Gala on 20th May 2006, at Cipriani Wall Street, 55 Wall Street, New York.
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Video game

.Family Guy Video Game!^ Seth Green will join the rest of the cast of Family Guy in providing the voices for the forthcoiming Family Guy Video Game.
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^ September 2006: Seth Green - Family Guy Video Game .
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">.Family Guy Video Game!^ Seth Green will join the rest of the cast of Family Guy in providing the voices for the forthcoiming Family Guy Video Game.
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^ September 2006: Seth Green - Family Guy Video Game .
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is a 2006 action game released by 2K Games and developed by High Voltage Software. It appears on the Xbox and PlayStation 2 consoles, and the handheld PlayStation Portable. .The game's story reflects the episodic structure of the series with adventure game elements.^ Masters of Science Fiction will be a six-episode series based on short stories by some of the sci-fi genre's top writers.
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^ The story centres around a widow whose life is rejuvenated when letters left by her husband send her on a series of adventures.
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[138] The game received very mixed reviews, averaging 50% favorable reviews for the PlayStation 2 version,[139] 51% for the PlayStation Portable version,[140] and 53% for the Xbox version,[141] according to review aggregator Metacritic. The game receiving praise for its humor,[142] but was criticized for its short playtime[143] and "uninteresting gameplay".[144]

Spin-off

.In 2009, a spin-off series titled The Cleveland Show premiered on Fox.^ DreamToShare Says: June 13th, 2009 at 2:35 am Seriously come to think of it, his show and his comments are begining to take another shape.
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.The Hollywood Reporter initially announced that there were plans to produce a spin-off of Family Guy to be focused on Cleveland.^ Thomas , on September 24th, 2008 at 12:21 pm said: Why is there no South Park or Family Guy on here?
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^ Reply Report Abuse by markbfoot199 ( April 07, 2009 5:01 pm ET ) Hey there was a guy that killed himself in the Movie "Watchman" Snoopy can you pull all the advertisers for that Hollywood Company that produced that Movie?
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MacFarlane, Henry and American Dad! show runner Rich Appel created the series.[145] Cleveland references his spinoff at the end of the episode "Baby Not On Board".[89] The series premiered on September 27, 2009.[146][147] Due to the cancellation of Mike Judge's King of the Hill,[148] the American adaptation of Sit Down, Shut Up being moved to Saturday nights,[149] and the renewal of American Dad!, The Simpsons is now the only cartoon on Fox's "Animation Domination" line-up that was not created by Seth MacFarlane. .The show, which was picked up to air a first season consisting of 22 episodes,[150] was picked up by Fox for a second season, consisting of 13 episodes, bringing the total number to 35 episodes.^ Season 8, Episode 13 Stew-Roids .
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^ Season 3, Episode 13 Screwed the Pooch .
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^ Season 5, Episode 13 Deep Throats .
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.The announcement was made on May 3, 2009 before the first season even premiered.^ Jeannie , on July 18th, 2009 at 4:32 pm said: My son has been looking for a Michael Jackson Cubee, even before he passed away.
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^ The first season of Numb3rs, starring David Krumholtz and Navi Rawat is due to be released on Region 1 DVD on 30 May 2006.
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^ CJ , on May 5th, 2009 at 1:43 am said: You should do a tupac and biggie smaals like before the east west war when they were freinds .
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[129] Due to strong ratings FOX picked up the back 9 episodes of season two, making a 22 episode season, and bringing the total episode count of the show to 44.[151]

Film

.On July 22, 2007, in an interview with "The Hollywood Reporter", MacFarlane announced that he may start working on a feature film, although "nothing's official."^ January 2010 December 2009 November 2009 October 2009 September 2009 August 2009 July 2009 June 2009 May 2009 April 2009 March 2009 February 2009 January 2009 December 2008 November 2008 October 2008 September 2008 August 2008 July 2008 June 2008 May 2008 April 2008 March 2008 February 2008 January 2008 December 2007 November 2007 October 2007 September 2007 August 2007 July 2007 June 2007 May 2007 April 2007 March 2007 February 2007 January 2007 December 2006 Categories .
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^ Since everyone's all abuzz with the CW rumor, I have to get all official and say: WE'VE STARTED FILMING NEW EPISODES! Of Dateline.
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^ Nathan Fillion and Elizabeth Banks feature in AOL Moviphone's Unscripted where starts interview each other using your questions.
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[152] In September 2007, Ricky Blitt gave TV.com an interview confirming that he had already started working on the script.[153] Then in TV Week on July 18, 2008, MacFarlane confirmed plans to produce a theatrically released Family Guy feature film sometime "within the next year".[154] He came up with an idea for the story, "something that you could not do on the show, which [to him] is the only reason to do a movie." He later went to say he imagines the film to be "an old-style musical with dialogue" similar to The Sound of Music, saying that he would "really be trying to capture, musically, that feel."[155]

Merchandise

.As of 2009, six books have been released about the Family Guy universe, all published by HarperCollins since 2005.[156] The first book based on Family Guy, Family Guy: Stewie's Guide to World Domination (ISBN 978-0-06-077321-2) by Steve Callahan, was released in April 26, 2005. Written in the style of a graphic novel, the plot follows Stewie's plans on ruling the world, despite him only being a child.^ Reply Report Abuse by mjh ( April 08, 2009 1:16 am ET ) Hope you included the families of the three officers .
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^ It might be wise in the future, before providing a link to a book in amazon, to have a good look at all the book reviews first.
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^ Alice , on March 30th, 2009 at 6:00 pm said: Please do QUAGMIRE. You have few Family Guy characters “cubed-creafted” PLEASE PLEASE. .
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[157] .Other books include Family Guy: It Takes a Village Idiot, and I Married One (ISBN 978-0-7528-7593-4), which covers the entire events of the episode "It Takes a Village Idiot, and I Married One",[158] and Family Guy and Philosophy: A Cure for the Petarded (ISBN 978-1-4051-6316-3), a collection of seventeen essays exploring the connections between the series and historical philosophers.^ You’ve never met a more flawed guy than me.” He added later: “I say on the air all time, ‘if you take what I say as gospel, you’re an idiot.” .
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^ Anyone with half a mind wouldn’t take him as anything other than a guy who is trying to promote a book, right?
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^ That is fundimental to explaining the difference between a matrilinial family structure and a patrilinial one.
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[159]
Family Guy has been commercially successful in the home market.[160] .The show was the first to be resurrected because of high DVD sales.^ Fox canceled the show in 2002, then resurrected it in 2005 after it became a top-selling DVD. .
  • Family Guy Cast and Details 27 January 2010 23:52 UTC www.tvguide.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The first season of Seth Green 's animated show for the Cartoon Networks's Adult Swim, Robot Chicken will be released on DVD (region 1) 28th March 2006.
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[98][161] .The first volume, covering the show's first two seasons, sold a total 1.67 million units, topping TV DVD sales in 2003, while the second volume sold another million units.^ He's not going to have an audience of millions ever again - not through books (I just shudder at that book coming out soon where he's wearing an East German style uniform on the cover), not through guest appearances on TV, not through radio shows.
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^ The DVD of Season 1 of J August Richards ' new show, Conviction, also starring Eric Balfour , will be released on Region 1 on 22 August 2006.
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^ The first season of Numb3rs, starring David Krumholtz and Navi Rawat is due to be released on Region 1 DVD on 30 May 2006.
  • Whedon's World - Cast & Crew News 22 September 2009 11:11 UTC www.whedonsworld.com [Source type: General]

[98][162] .Both the volume six and seven DVDs debuted fifth in United States DVD sales;[163][164] volume seven was the highest television DVD, selling 171 thousand units by June 21, 2009.[164] Family Guy Presents Blue Harvest, the DVD featuring the Star Wars special "Blue Harvest", was released on January 15, 2008 and premiered at the top of United States DVD sales.^ Reply: June 13th, 2009 at 7:15 am .
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^ Fox canceled the show in 2002, then resurrected it in 2005 after it became a top-selling DVD. .
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^ January 2010 (8) December 2009 (13) November 2009 (12) October 2009 (13) September 2009 (7) August 2009 (12) July 2009 (18) June 2009 (10) May 2009 (10) April 2009 (5) March 2009 (7) February 2009 (21) January 2009 (26) December 2008 (13) November 2008 (9) October 2008 (20) September 2008 (17) August 2008 (13) July 2008 (7) June 2008 (16) May 2008 (14) April 2008 (13) March 2008 (20) February 2008 (21) January 2008 (29) December 2007 (42) November 2007 (1) .
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[165] The DVD was the first Family Guy DVD to include a digital copy for download on the iPod.[165] .MacFarlane recorded exclusive material of Peter's voice and other Family Guy characters for a 2007 pinball machine of the show by Stern Pinball.^ Alice , on March 30th, 2009 at 6:00 pm said: Please do QUAGMIRE. You have few Family Guy characters “cubed-creafted” PLEASE PLEASE. .
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^ Seth Green will join the rest of the cast of Family Guy in providing the voices for the forthcoiming Family Guy Video Game.
  • Whedon's World - Cast & Crew News 22 September 2009 11:11 UTC www.whedonsworld.com [Source type: General]

^ AL , on June 30th, 2009 at 6:11 pm said: The rest of the family guy characters and the simpsons?
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[166] .In 2004, the first series of Family Guy toy figurines was released by Mezco Toyz, each member of the Griffin family had their own toy, with the exception of Stewie, of whom two different figures were made.^ December 8th, 2008 at 11:15 pm said: family guy poeple accept stewie u already have him ichigo from bleach .
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^ But, boy it's totally different story when the shoe is on the other foot and there's some comments made about their guy that may be right or may be wrong but they are not complimentary.
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^ The first season of David Boreanaz ' series Bones, will be released on Region 1 DVD on 28th November 2006.
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[167] .Over the course of two years, four more series of toy figures have been released, with various forms of Peter.^ Actually, I distributed food to the homeless in a major city for two years, and my own estimate is more like 95-97%.
  • GlennSacks.com » Blog Archive » The Feminist Dissident: 'MRAs don't believe there even is such a thing as patriarchy' 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC glennsacks.com [Source type: Original source]

^ That was more than FOUR YEARS LATER. ~ Why is the only, ONLY video(stop motion film) of the Pentagon strike missing frames?
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^ Jane Espenson has signed a two year deal with NBC under which she will join an existing NVC TV series and develop new projects for the studio.
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[168] .In 2008, the character Peter appeared in advertisements for Subway Restaurants, promoting the restaurant's massive feast sandwich.^ Peter Van der Put , on December 1st, 2008 at 1:41 pm said: i would like to see a few characters around here, I will name a few: .
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Preceded by
3rd Rock from the Sun
1998
Family Guy
Super Bowl lead-out program
alongside
The Simpsons
1999
Succeeded by
The Practice
2000

Quotes

Up to date as of January 14, 2010

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Family Guy is an animated television series created by Seth MacFarlane for FOX in 1999. The show was cancelled in 2002, but after extremely positive response to DVDs and reruns on Adult Swim, production of new episodes for FOX resumed in 2005.
Family Guy and all related characters, episodes and quotes are a copyright of .20th Century FOX. The users, editors, administrators, nor founders of the Wikimedia Foundation DO NOT claim ownership nor authorship of the contents on this page.^ July 2006: Tim Minear - Signs Deal with 20th Century Fox TV .
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^ Return to Script Department: 20TH CENTURY FOX TELEVISION 10201 W. Pico Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90035 .
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.The contents of this page are meant for reference purposes only.^ I think these guys are irresponsible, I think they are purposely provocative, and if I gave the impression that we should leave them alone, I only meant in regards to censoring them, that we should never do.
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.The border colors for the episodes correspond to the DVD Volume in which they appear.^ Having the DVD box set, it appears that the earlier episodes of FG seem to provide a somewhat richer experience.
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Those episodes in bold and italics are also part of the Freakin' Sweet Collection.
Gold represents Volume 1
Turquoise represents Volume 2
Orange represents Volume 3
Green represents Volume 4
Red represents Volume 5
Blue represents Volume 6
Yellow represents Volume 7
Black represents individual releases
Season 1 Season 2 Season 3 Season 4
[1.01] Death Has a Shadow [2.01] Peter, Peter, Caviar Eater [3.01] The Thin White Line [4.01] North by North Quahog
[1.02] I Never Met the Dead Man [2.02] Holy Crap [3.02] Brian Does Hollywood [4.02] Fast Times at Buddy Cianci Jr. High
[1.03] Chitty Chitty Death Bang [2.03] Da Boom [3.03] Mr. Griffin Goes to Washington [4.03] Blind Ambition
[1.04] Mind Over Murder [2.04] Brian in Love [3.04] One If By Clam, Two If By Sea [4.04] Don't Make Me Over
[1.05] A Hero Sits Next Door [2.05] Love Thy Trophy [3.05] And the Wiener is... [4.05] The Cleveland-Loretta Quagmire
[1.06] The Son Also Draws [2.06] Death is a Bitch [3.06] Death Lives [4.06] Petarded
[1.07] Brian: Portrait of a Dog [2.07] The King is Dead [3.07] Lethal Weapons [4.07] Brian the Bachelor
[2.08] I Am Peter, Hear Me Roar [3.08] The Kiss Seen Around the World [4.08] 8 Simple Rules for Buying My Teenage Daughter
[2.09] If I'm Dyin', I'm Lyin' [3.09] Mr. Saturday Knight [4.09] Breaking Out Is Hard to Do
[2.10] Running Mates [3.10] Emission Impossible [4.10] Model Misbehavior
[2.11] A Picture is Worth A 1000 Bucks [3.11] To Love and Die in Dixie [4.11] Peter's Got Woods
[2.12] Fifteen Minutes of Shame [3.12] A Fish Out of Water [4.12] The Perfect Castaway
[2.13] Road to Rhode Island [3.13] Screwed the Pooch [4.13] Jungle Love
[2.14] Let's Go To The Hop [3.14] .Peter Griffin: Husband, Father...Brother?^ Peter Griffin: Husband, Father...Brother?
  • Episode Guide - Family Guy Wiki - FOX, Peter Griffin, Stewie, Brian 25 September 2009 2:02 UTC familyguy.wikia.com [Source type: General]
  • Family Guy Clips, Sounds, Downloads, Pictures, Wallpaper, Video, Quotes, Lois, Stewie 27 January 2010 23:52 UTC familyguy-cartoon.blogspot.com [Source type: General]

^ Buddy Cop Show, with Joe as their Cheif, and Peter Griffin's step brother Thadius as their arch nemisis.
  • Ain't It Cool News: The best in movie, TV, DVD, and comic book news. 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC www.aintitcool.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[4.14] PTV
[2.15] Dammit Janet [3.15] Ready, Willing, and Disabled [4.15] Brian Goes Back To College
[2.16] There's Something About Paulie [3.16] A Very Special Family Guy Freakin' Christmas [4.16] The Courtship of Stewie's Father
[2.17] He's Too Sexy For His Fat [3.17] Brian Wallows and Peter's Swallows [4.17] The Fat Guy Strangler
[2.18] E. Peterbus Unum [3.18] From Method to Madness [4.18] The Father, the Son, and the Holy Fonz
[2.19] The Story on Page One [3.19] Stuck Together, Torn Apart [4.19] Brian Sings and Swings
[2.20] Wasted Talent [3.20] Road to Europe [4.20] Patriot Games
[2.21] Fore Father [3.21] Family Guy Viewer Mail #1 [4.21] I Take Thee Quagmire
[3.22] When You Wish Upon a Weinstein [4.22] Sibling Rivalry
[4.23] Deep Throats
[4.24] Peterotica
[4.25] You May Now Kiss The...Uh...Guy Who Receives
[4.26] Petergeist
[4.27] Untitled Griffin Family History
Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story
Season 5 Season 6 Season 7 Season 8
[5.01] Stewie Loves Lois [6.01] Blue Harvest [7.01] Love Blactually [8.01] Road to the Multiverse
[5.02] Mother Tucker [6.02] Movin' Out (Brian's Song) [7.02] I Dream of Jesus [8.02] Family Goy
[5.03] Hell Comes to Quahog [6.03] Believe It or Not, Joe's Walking on Air [7.03] Road to Germany [8.03] Spies Reminiscent of Us
[5.04] Saving Private Brian [6.04.1] 100th Episode Celebration [7.04] Baby Not On Board [8.04] Brian's Got a Brand New Bag
[5.05] Whistle While Your Wife Works [6.04.2] Stewie Kills Lois [7.05] The Man with Two Brians [8.05] Hannah Banana
[5.06] Prick Up Your Ears [6.05] Lois Kills Stewie [7.06] Tales of a Third Grade Nothing [8.06] Quagmire's Baby
[5.07] Chick Cancer [6.06] Padre de Familia [7.07] Oceans Three and a Half [8.07] Jerome is the New Black
[5.08] Barely Legal [6.07] Peter's Daughter [7.08] Family Gay [8.08] Dog Gone
[5.09] Road to Rupert [6.08] McStroke [7.09] The Juice Is Loose [8.09] Business Guy
[5.10] Peter's Two Dads [6.09] Back to the Woods [7.10] FOX-y Lady
[5.11] The Tan Aquatic with Steve Zissou [6.10] Play it Again Brian [7.11] Not All Dogs Go to Heaven
[5.12] Airport '07 [6.11] The Former Life of Brian [7.12] Episode 420
[5.13] Bill and Peter's Bogus Journey [6.12] Long John Peter [7.13] Stew-Roids
[5.14] No Meals on Wheels [7.14] We Love You Conrad
[5.15] Boys Do Cry [7.15] Three Kings
[5.16] No Chris Left Behind [7.16] Peter's Progress
[5.17] It Takes a Village Idiot, and I Married One
[5.18] Meet the Quagmires

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Catchphrases

.Brian Griffin: Whose leg do you have to hump to get a dry martini around here?^ Brian Griffin : Do you listen to yourself when you talk?
  • Family Guy Clips, Sounds, Downloads, Pictures, Wallpaper, Video, Quotes, Lois, Stewie 27 January 2010 23:52 UTC familyguy-cartoon.blogspot.com [Source type: General]

^ You know, "Dog", you might find some people around here that come to the considered conclusion that you deserve a bullet to the head.
  • HaloScan.com - Comments 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC www.haloscan.com [Source type: Original source]

^ The man looks around for a few minutes, and then asks "Are you sure you dropped it here?"
  • GlennSacks.com » Blog Archive » The Feminist Dissident: 'MRAs don't believe there even is such a thing as patriarchy' 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC glennsacks.com [Source type: Original source]


.Lois Griffin: Peter, what the hell?!^ When the Griffins become mysteriously plagued by everything from locusts to bloody bathwater, Lois forces Peter to end the charade.
  • Family Guy Clips, Sounds, Downloads, Pictures, Wallpaper, Video, Quotes, Lois, Stewie 27 January 2010 23:52 UTC familyguy-cartoon.blogspot.com [Source type: General]

^ Family Guy Peter : Why Lois Griffin, you naughty girl.
  • Family Guy Clips, Sounds, Downloads, Pictures, Wallpaper, Video, Quotes, Lois, Stewie 27 January 2010 23:52 UTC familyguy-cartoon.blogspot.com [Source type: General]

^ Peter and Lois attempt to destroy the film and end up in a high-speed chase with two Catholic priests hell-bent on saving the movie.
  • Family Guy Clips, Sounds, Downloads, Pictures, Wallpaper, Video, Quotes, Lois, Stewie 27 January 2010 23:52 UTC familyguy-cartoon.blogspot.com [Source type: General]


Peter Griffin: Freakin' sweet!
Peter Griffin: Holy crap!

Stewie Griffin: What the deuce?
Stewie Griffin: Victory is mine!
.Stewie Griffin: Blast!^ A zombie-like Gleason terrorizes the Griffins until Stewie blasts it dead.
  • Family Guy Clips, Sounds, Downloads, Pictures, Wallpaper, Video, Quotes, Lois, Stewie 27 January 2010 23:52 UTC familyguy-cartoon.blogspot.com [Source type: General]


Cleveland Brown: Oh, that's nasty!
Cleveland Brown: WHAT THE HELL?! No, no, no, no, no, NOOO!

Glenn Quagmire: Giggity giggity goo!
Glenn Quagmire: All right!

Joe Swanson: LET'S DO IT!!
Joe Swanson: Get some!

.Herbert: Get your fat ass back here.^ You leftist morons should go back and read your postings here regarding Beck.
  • Glenn Beck's Obamassault: 'Green' aide: The Swamp 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC www.swamppolitics.com [Source type: General]

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.Family Guy Video Game!^ Seth Green will join the rest of the cast of Family Guy in providing the voices for the forthcoiming Family Guy Video Game.
  • Whedon's World - Cast & Crew News 22 September 2009 11:11 UTC www.whedonsworld.com [Source type: General]

^ September 2006: Seth Green - Family Guy Video Game .
  • Whedon's World - Cast & Crew News 22 September 2009 11:11 UTC www.whedonsworld.com [Source type: General]

Box artwork for <a name=.Family Guy Video Game!^ Seth Green will join the rest of the cast of Family Guy in providing the voices for the forthcoiming Family Guy Video Game.
  • Whedon's World - Cast & Crew News 22 September 2009 11:11 UTC www.whedonsworld.com [Source type: General]

^ September 2006: Seth Green - Family Guy Video Game .
  • Whedon's World - Cast & Crew News 22 September 2009 11:11 UTC www.whedonsworld.com [Source type: General]

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Developer(s) High Voltage Software
Publisher(s) 2K Games
Fox Interactive
Release date(s)
Genre(s) Adventure
System(s) PlayStation 2, Xbox, PlayStation Portable
Rating(s)
ESRB: Mature
PEGI: Ages 18+
BBFC: 15
Media 1 DVD-ROM (PS2/Xbox), 1 UMD (PSP)
.Family Guy Video Game! is a 2006 video game released by 2K Games.^ The game is set for release on Xbox and Playstation 2 in October 2006.
  • Whedon's World - Cast & Crew News 22 September 2009 11:11 UTC www.whedonsworld.com [Source type: General]

^ Seth Green will join the rest of the cast of Family Guy in providing the voices for the forthcoiming Family Guy Video Game.
  • Whedon's World - Cast & Crew News 22 September 2009 11:11 UTC www.whedonsworld.com [Source type: General]

^ June 2006: Eliza Dushku - Video Game .
  • Whedon's World - Cast & Crew News 22 September 2009 11:11 UTC www.whedonsworld.com [Source type: General]

It appeared on the Xbox and PlayStation 2 consoles, and the handheld PlayStation Portable. It is based on the animated series Family Guy. The game's structure reflects an episode of the TV show, and its gameplay is similar to an arcade game.
.It was believed that the game would be given an ESRB rating of T, to match the show's usual rating of "TV-14". However, it was actually rated M for its disturbing humor, dialogue and partial nudity.^ But it baffles me as to why any man would want to go to such lengths to make people believe that men actually behaved less heroically than was actually the case.
  • GlennSacks.com » Blog Archive » The Feminist Dissident: 'MRAs don't believe there even is such a thing as patriarchy' 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC glennsacks.com [Source type: Original source]

^ Funny how Fox News has the best ratings on cable tv for almost everyone of their shows.
  • Glenn Beck's Obamassault: 'Green' aide: The Swamp 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC www.swamppolitics.com [Source type: General]

^ I don’t know what they would do if I showed End Game.
  • 9/11 Truth Activist Sues Glenn Beck and Fox News for Defamation 2 February 2010 14:47 UTC www.infowars.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

It was also given a PEGI rating of 18+ for violence, profanity and drug abuse.
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Simple English

Family Guy
Genre Comedy
Format Animation
Created by Seth MacFarlane
Developed by Seth MacFarlane
David Zuckerman
Voices of Seth MacFarlane
Alex Borstein
Seth Green
Mila Kunis
Mike Henry
Patrick Warburton
Jennifer Tilly
Butch Hartman
Lacey Chabert
Tara Strong
Theme music composer Walter Murphy
Composer(s) Walter Murphy
Ron Jones
Country of origin
No. of seasons 8
No. of episodes 147 (List of episodes)
Production
Executive producer(s) Lolee Aries
David A. Goodman
Seth MacFarlane
Daniel Palladino
David Pritchard
David Zuckerman
Running time 20–23 mins
Broadcast
Original channel Fox
Picture format 480i (SDTV)
Original airing January 31 1999February 14 2002 & May 1 2005–present
Chronology
Followed by American Dad!
External links
Official website

Family Guy is an animated comedy television series created by Seth MacFarlane. It first was shown on FOX in 1999. The series did not become popular until shown again on Cartoon Network and TBS, and episodes were sold on DVD & Blu-Rays.Fox chose to cancel the series because it was not very popular. After many DVDs were sold, Fox started showing it again.

The series is about the lives of Peter Griffin; his wife, Lois; their three children, 17-year old Meg, 13-year old Chris, and very smart baby Stewie; and also their very smart dog, Brian (who can talk and acts like a human). The Griffins live in a fictional city named "Quahog", Rhode Island. The show puts humor into common everyday situations and is famous for their special style of comedy that always shows scenes from the past. Many of the scenes do not affect the show's stories in any way. The show also uses a lot of profanity.

Characters

  • Peter Griffin is the show's main character. He is fat and not very smart. Though he has one job in a toy factory , sometimes he works many other jobs.
  • Lois Griffin is Peter's wife. She comes from a family with a lot of money. She tends to complain about a lot of things. She also tends to keep the family connected in an odd way.
  • Brian Griffin is Peter's best friend. He is a talking dog who lives with the Griffins, and is smarter than any of them besides Stewie. He is also seen with Stewie many times.
  • Stewie Griffin is Peter's baby son, and the show's most well-known character. He can talk, and is the smartest human family member. He hates his mother Lois, and wants to dominate the world.
  • Chris Griffin is one of Peter's sons. He is also fat and not very smart. There is an evil monkey living in his closet that everyone does not believe is there, who likes to threaten him.
  • Meg Griffin is Peter's daughter. She is the oldest child but is often made fun of, mainly by Peter. She is not very popular and very unatractive and everyone finds her very unattractive.
  • Glenn Quagmire is one of Peter's best friends. He is a bachelor who is almost always thinking about women and sex.
  • Cleveland Brown is another of Peter's best friends. He runs a deli and was married to Loretta. He used to speak fast as an auctioneer but due to a hit to the head he speaks very slowly.
  • Joe Swanson is another of Peter's best friends. He is a police officer in a wheelchair. He has a pregnant wife that is that way in every episode and never seems to have a baby.

The Cleveland Show

In 2009, a spin off show from Family Guy was created called The Cleveland Show with Cleveland Brown as the main character.


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