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

Axl allows Frankie to take him suit shopping.

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Frankie and Mike send Brick to a religious camp.

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Brick and Sue Go "Swimming"
01:10 — Sue and Brick try to make it look like they just went swimming.
Frankie Gives Axl Career Advice
01:51 — Axl is nervous about starting his career.
Axl and Lexi Are Dating
01:08 — Axl declares that he's dating Lexi after a classmate drops off a notebook.
The Hecks Versus the Fergusons
02:45 — Mike and Frankie compete with the Fergusons on parenting.

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Mon May 1 9:00pm
Christmas(Season 1, Episode 10) HALMRK

Frankie rehearses for a choir solo for her church's Christmas midnight mass, and Mike's handling of the family yuletide preparations makes her jealous. Meanwhile, Brick has a problem, and Frankie and Mike try to help him overcome it and get into the holida (more…)

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Mon May 1 9:30pm
The Jeans(Season 1, Episode 12) HALMRK

Sue wants a trendy pair of jeans to impress her classmates; Axl wants a car to impress a girl; and Brick wants to prove his responsibility by taking care of Aunt Ginny and Aunt Edie's dog, Doris.

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Mon May 1 10:00pm
The Neighbor(Season 1, Episode 11) HALMRK

The Hecks have a confrontation with neighbor Rita Glossner (Brooke Shields) and her sons. Meanwhile, Brick and Axl learn a lesson about bribery.

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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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