The Middle

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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Here's when Once Upon a Time, The Middle and More Will End

It's mid-April, which means that many of your favorite shows are wrapping up their seasons before the summer hiatus. In the case of ABC, two fan-favorites, Once Upon a Time and The Middle will wrap up their entire series. Once Upon a Time will say g… Read more

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Thank You for Not Kissing Season 9, Episode 19 Apr 3, 2018 Paid

After Dr. Fulton (recurring guest star DAVE FOLEY) calls Frankie and Mike into his office to inform them that Brick and Cindy have been making out all over school, Frankie tasks Mike into having a talk with his son to discuss dating etiquette. Meanwhile, Sue attempts to work up the gumption to give Sean the snow globe and confess how much she likes him; and after discovering a box full of unfinished thank you notes for gifts received over the years, Frankie orders Axl to finish and mail them all out.

The Crying Game Season 9, Episode 16 Mar 13, 2018 Subscription

Mike is offered regional manager at the quarry.

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Frankie's Family Toast
01:19 — Frankie pulls the family to the kitchen in order to deliver a toast.
The Reason Frankie Needs a Maid
01:18 — Frankie explains why she's just one maid away from a clean house.
Frankie Justifies Her Underwear Choices
01:40 — Frankie proves a point after attempting to return her garment.

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Thu Apr 19 1:30pm
Major Changes(Season 3, Episode 4) FREFM

A family member embarrasses Frankie, who then runs off and seeks comfort from her mother (Marsha Mason) while she waits for her brood to undergo the transformations she demands of them.

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Thu Apr 19 2:00pm
The Test(Season 3, Episode 5) FREFM

Axl's slacker attitude regarding the PSATs angers Frankie, who makes him contemplate his future. Elsewhere, Sue sets her sights on becoming a cheerleader; and Mike wants Brick to defend himself against some school bullies.

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Thu Apr 19 2:30pm
Bad Choices(Season 3, Episode 6) FREFM

Frankie and Mike contemplate selling their house when it requires major repairs. Meanwhile, Axl fakes an illness in order to stay home from school, and then pretends he's had a speedy recovery; and Sue volunteers to do a school skit about safe driving.

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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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