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American Dad! Episode: "Failure Is Not a Factory-Installed Option"

Season 3, Episode 3
Episode Synopsis: Stan loses his self-confidence after an auto salesman keeps getting him to buy cars he doesn't want, and he leaves the family in shame to find himself. Soon all are mired in poverty, but Steve finds a use for the cars. Meanwhile, a veteran police detective (voice of Beau Bridges) picks up an odd, if valuable, piece of evidence that turns out to be a hot poker. Other voices include Swoosie Kurtz, Christine Baranski, Patrick Stewart and Elias Koteas.
Original Air Date: Sep 24, 2006
Guest Cast Elias Koteas: Jim Paget Brewster: Judy Eddie Kaye Thomas: Barry Jennifer Jean Snyder: Jenny Curtis Armstrong: Snot Beau Bridges: Lt. Thacker Christine Baranski: Homeless Woman Daisuke Suzuki: Toshi John DiMaggio: Priest/Repo Guy Swoosie Kurtz: Marilyn Scott Lowell: Felix
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Season 3, Episode 3
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Aired: 10/14/2007
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Premiered: February 06, 2005, on FOX
Rating: TV-14
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Premise: Cartoon antics from Seth MacFarlane ("Family Guy") about a gung-ho CIA agent (voice of MacFarlane), and his suburban family, which includes a hippie teen daughter. The zany supporting cast includes a randy pet goldfish who was once an East German spy and an extraterrestrial. "Dad" debuted after the 2005 Super Bowl.

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