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Axl begins his internship at a snack-making company; Frankie complains about working for Smile Superstars; and Cindy confesses to Mike that she kissed another boy. Meanwhile, Sue's professor challenges her to stop seeing the world in a positive light for a (more…)
Mike enlists Axl and Brick's help to throw a surprise party for Frankie's 50th birthday. Meanwhile, Sue is mocked after posting a flyer for her missing sock in the dorm laundry room; and Coach Babbitt is determined to turn Brick into an athlete after he tu (more…)
Mike and Frankie try to figure out which household appliance a piece of plastic belongs to. Meanwhile, Brick turns into a dictator when he casts Cindy and Troy to act in his school project; Sue's excitement about having Lexie as a roommate quickly fades wh (more…)
Brick disapproves of a trailer for an upcoming "Planet Nowhere" film and makes it his mission to ensure it's not released; the parents get into an argument after Mike shushes Frankie in public; Sue thinks she has a chance of becoming Logan's girlfriend; an (more…)
Frankie flirts with Axl's pal in a joking manner, but then she worries things were misconstrued. Elsewhere, Sue escorts Brick to a sci-fi convention; and Tag wants Mike to help him prepare for his driving test so he won't lose his license.
Frankie is anxious to find out whether Sue got into college, while Sue tries to relax by making sachets. Elsewhere, Brick evicts Axl from his bedroom so he can work on his novel in quiet; and Mike denies that he was singing loudly in his car.
Frankie goes on Brick's field trip and tries to help him make new friends. Meanwhile, Axl pretends to be close to Sue in order to impress Devin; and Mike fears that bullying Rusty during childhood caused Rusty to become a sad sack later in life.
Frankie's excited to take care of Sue and Axl after they both have their wisdom teeth removed; and Brick lays down new house rules for his siblings while they're back home. Meanwhile, Mike learns the diaper business was Rusty's ex-wife's idea and becomes f (more…)
Mike surprises his family with a vacation to Mammoth Cave, but Frankie invites the Donahues to join them after expecting a boring getaway. Meanwhile, Nancy asks Frankie to convince Sean to take his MCATs; Axl enlists Brick's help to pick up ladies; and Mik (more…)
Sue gets furious with Axl for forgetting a sombrero he promised to bring her, and Frankie's attempt to resolve their quarrel only makes things worse. Elsewhere, Mike is astonished to discover that Brick was named Athlete of the Month at middle school.
Sue invites Frankie to have lunch on campus with her new activist boyfriend Jeremy, but the couple begins to criticize her for everything she's doing wrong in life. Elsewhere, Mike's disappointed when Axl decides to quit football; and Brick obsesses over a (more…)
Frankie's excited to relax on the new patio, but her quiet time is interrupted by their noisy neighbors. Meanwhile, Brick questions if Mike's workmates only helped build the patio because he's their boss; Sue and Lexie win a room in the dorm lottery; and A (more…)
Frankie tells the family that they don't need to do anything special for her this Mother's Day, but she decides to have everyone pull a family member's name from a hat and do a nice deed for that person after a kind stranger asks her to pay it forward.
Frankie figures out a way to secretly track Sue and Axl after they refuse to abide by their curfew while they're home for the summer. Meanwhile, Brick's determined to discover who else could be class valedictorian as middle-school graduation approaches.
In the seventh-season finale, Frankie's determined to ensure Brick can sing at his middle-school graduation after his performance is cut; and Sue feels conflicted after learning she needs to be at Dollywood on the same day as Brick's ceremony. Meanwhile, A (more…)
In the premiere of this slapstick sitcom about a working-class family in the U.S. heartland, frazzled mom Frankie (Patricia Heaton) tries to improve her sales---from zero---at the car dealership while making repeated trips to school for her youngest son, B (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)