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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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The Middle Gave the Hecks the Send-Off They Deserved

The Middle premiered a week after Modern Family back in 2009, and for most of those years the modest middle class, middle American sitcom was overshadowed by its progressive sibling. Modern Family won a boatload of Emmys and influenced the next decad… 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.

Thank You for Not Kissing Season 9, Episode 18 Paid

Frankie tasks Mike with teaching Brick dating etiquette when they learn that Brick and his girlfriend Cindy have been making out all over the school.

Hecks vs. Glossners: The Final Battle Season 9, Episode 17 Mar 20, 2018 $1.99

It’s the Orson showdown of the century when the Hecks – along with the Donahues and Bill Norwood – wage a war against the Glossners after they steal Sue’s car.

The Crying Game Season 9, Episode 16 Mar 13, 2018 $2.99

Mike is offered the position as Regional Manager of the quarry, while Brick believes that his health teacher is treating him unfairly for having to deal with Axl back in the day.

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5 Things to Watch Today -- April 3, 2018
00:56 — Why you should watch Legion, Rise and more
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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Fri May 25 10:00pm
The Sinkhole(Season 6, Episode 6) HALMRK

Frankie is forced to wash dishes with the outside hose after the kitchen sink caves in. Meanwhile, Sue must learn a complicated dance routine in order to pass phys ed; and Brick takes Axl's advice and tries to scam Mike after breaking the lawn mower.

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Fri May 25 10:30pm
Thanksgiving VI(Season 6, Episode 7) HALMRK

The Hecks go to a restaurant buffet for Thanksgiving dinner. However, the meal doesn't go well because Sue suspects that Mike dislikes Darrin, Brick invites his unconventional girlfriend and Frankie makes Axl bring a date he doesn't even know.

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Mon May 28 10:00pm
The College Tour(Season 6, Episode 8) HALMRK

Sue tours some colleges with her dad. Meanwhile, Frankie eagerly dashes off to see Axl play football in his first college game; and with no family members around, Brick gets assistance from the Hecks' friends as he works on a school project.

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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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