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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

TV Guide Rating:(2,009 ratings)

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The Show Must Go On Season 7, Episode 24 May 18, 2016 Free

Brick discovers his graduation song is being cut.

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Frankie comes up with a plan to keep tabs on her kids.

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Brick's Unforgettable Graduation Performance
01:14 — Brick amazes everyone with his graduation performance.
Axl the Camp Counselor
01:40 — Camp Counselor Axl works with his troubled camper.
Frankie Fights for Brick's Performance
01:12 — Frankie fights with Brick's Principal to get Brick included in graduation.
Axl and Sue Track Their Parents Down
01:57 — Axl and Sue fear the worst when they find their parents in a ditch.

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Thu Jun 30 3:00pm
Last Whiff of Summer(Season 4, Episode 2) FREFM

In the conclusion of the fourth-season opener, Frankie gets nostalgic about the summers of her youth. Meanwhile, Axl attends summer school; Frankie wants to know which parent her kids favor; Brick grows a tomato; and Sue attempts to bond with her dad.

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Thu Jun 30 3:30pm
The Second Act(Season 4, Episode 3) FREFM

Frankie loses her job at the car dealership and decides to enroll in a technical school. Meanwhile, Axl begins his senior year of high school; Sue becomes a mentor to a freshman; and Brick gets on Mike's bad side when he's impolite to Mike's buddies.

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Thu Jun 30 4:00pm
Bunny Therapy(Season 4, Episode 4) FREFM

A therapist advises the Hecks to get a pet for Brick so he can develop his bonding skills, but the family wind up with a malicious rabbit. Meanwhile, Axl dates two cheerleaders at once; and Sue sets her sights on becoming the school mascot.

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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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