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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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Fight or Flight Season 8, Episode 23 May 16, 2017 Subscription

Axl plans to spend the summer in Europe with Kenny.

Clear and Present Danger Season 8, Episode 21 May 2, 2017 Free

Frankie searches the house for Axl's graduation gift.

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

Axl allows Frankie to take him suit shopping.

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Mike Wants Axl to Grow up
02:23 — Mike wants Axl to start being more responsible.
Why Mike Doesn't Want Axl to Leave
01:42 — Mike tells Frankie the real reason he is against Axl leaving for Europe.
Brad's Song for Sue
02:41 — Brad performs a song with Sue to help cheer her up.
Axl Perseveres
02:00 — Axl weathers a storm to get his professor's attention.

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Wed May 24 9:30pm
The Safe(Season 4, Episode 7) HALMRK

Frankie clashes with her stern teacher at dental-assisting school. Meanwhile, Axl's parents pressure him to get a tutor to help improve his grades; and Sue and Brick believe they've found a coveted item, so they bring it to a pawn shop.

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Wed May 24 10:00pm
Thanksgiving IV(Season 4, Episode 8) HALMRK

Marines are guests at the Hecks' Thanksgiving dinner, which is filled with squabbling thanks to Frankie's folks. Meanwhile, Axl fights his growing attraction to his tutor; and Sue searches for the bandit who snatched part of her mascot costume.

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Wed May 24 10:30pm
Christmas Help(Season 4, Episode 9) HALMRK

Frankie wants a part-time job at a department store so she can get a discount on Christmas presents. Meanwhile, Mike's brother stashes stolen furniture in the Hecks' garage, which Axl transforms into a bachelor pad; and Brick is cast in a holiday play at c (more…)

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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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