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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.

Premiered: September 30, 2009

Rating: TV-PG

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Brick Learns About Pranks
01:43 — Mike and Frankie give Brick a lesson on pranks.
Axl Breaks up With April
02:01 — Axl makes things clear by breaking up with April.
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01:40 — Frankie proves a point after attempting to return her garment.
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01:52 — Sue will never be called Jeremy's follower again.

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Sat Mar 25 8:00am
The Prom(Season 2, Episode 22) HALMRK

Axl accidentally texts a prom invite to the wrong girl, and Frankie and Mike insist that he either go through with it or meet her in person to break off the date. Meanwhile, Sue and Carly try to find a group to fit in with at lunch; and Brick puts on a one (more…)

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The Bridge(Season 2, Episode 23) HALMRK

Brick has a fear of crossing bridges, so Frankie and Mike try to help him conquer it; Axl wants to be a lifeguard at the public pool, but so does his nemesis, Sean Donahue; and Sue has trouble picking out a two-piece swimsuit for opening day at the pool.

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Sun Mar 26 8:00am
Back to Summer(Season 2, Episode 24) HALMRK

Season 2 finale: Brick must write a daily journal to pass the third grade; Axl hasn't completed his 30 days of community service; and Sue has to prove that she's never taken a sick day to get a perfect-attendance award.

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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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