Freaks and Geeks

Fringe students cope with life at a Michigan high school in 1980 in this critical favorite. Stories focused on sophomore Lindsay, who discards her straight-A image to hang with the burnout crowd; and her freshman brother Sam, who's tormented by bullies but gets moral support from his nerdy pals. The series may have been too painfully realistic, as it fa (more…)

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Season 1, Episode 9 Diary

First Aired: January 31, 2000

Worried about Lindsay's adventures with bad girl Kim, Harold and Jean decide to read her diary---and are distressed to learn their daughter's true opinion of them; Bill takes revenge on the gym teacher. Gordon: Jerry Messing. Cookie: Ann Dowd. Mr. Fredricks: Tom Wilson.

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  • Premiered: September 1, 2000
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: Fringe students cope with life at a Michigan high school in 1980 in this critical favorite. Stories focused on sophomore Lindsay, who discards her straight-A image to hang with the burnout crowd; and her freshman brother Sam, who's tormented by bullies but… (more)

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