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A sitcom about a working-class family in the U.S. heartland follows the daily strife of frazzled mom Frankie who, alongside her husband, raises their three kids, the youngest being an outcast at school because of his unusual behavior.

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Fight or Flight Season 8, Episode 23 May 16, 2017 Subscription

Axl plans to spend the summer in Europe with Kenny.

Clear and Present Danger Season 8, Episode 21 May 2, 2017 Free

Frankie searches the house for Axl's graduation gift.

Adult Swim Season 8, Episode 20 Apr 18, 2017 Free

Axl allows Frankie to take him suit shopping.

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Mike Wants Axl to Grow up
02:23 — Mike wants Axl to start being more responsible.
Why Mike Doesn't Want Axl to Leave
01:42 — Mike tells Frankie the real reason he is against Axl leaving for Europe.
Brad's Song for Sue
02:41 — Brad performs a song with Sue to help cheer her up.
Axl Perseveres
02:00 — Axl weathers a storm to get his professor's attention.

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Thu May 25 1:00pm
The Legacy(Season 2, Episode 19) FREFM

Mike punishes Axl for leaving his dirty socks laying around, but Mike might have an ulterior motive. Meanwhile, Sue wins an MVP trophy for cross-country; and Brick is humiliated when he's forced to wear his cousin's hand-me-downs.

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Thu May 25 1:30pm
Royal Wedding(Season 2, Episode 20) FREFM

Frankie's obsession with the royal wedding worries her family when she buys commemorative knickknacks and an expensive HDTV on which to watch the proceedings. Meanwhile, Sue tries out for the school's news team; and Mike must make cutbacks at work, but he (more…)

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Thu May 25 2:00pm
Mother's Day II(Season 2, Episode 21) FREFM

A Mother's Day episode finds the family offering Frankie a day to herself as a present, but the idea doesn't come off as planned.

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  • Premiered: September 30, 2009
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: A sitcom about a working-class family in the U.S. heartland follows the daily strife of frazzled mom Frankie who, alongside her husband, raises their three kids, the youngest being an outcast at school because of his unusual behavior. (more)

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