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Response to When did Family Guy jump the shark? Aug. 30th, 2011 @ 11:41 PM

idk but I think that show got annoying and overrated a while ago.


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Response to When did Family Guy jump the shark? Aug. 30th, 2011 @ 11:51 PM

Somewhere near the middle of season four probably. Once the show took the focus off family problems and became a twenty-two minute joke factory, struggling in making characters even two dimensional in personality, that is when they jumped the shark.


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Response to When did Family Guy jump the shark? Aug. 31st, 2011 @ 12:04 AM

I rarely watch it anymore so I couldn't tell you.


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Response to When did Family Guy jump the shark? Aug. 31st, 2011 @ 12:15 AM

It jumped the shark when it was revived.


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Response to When did Family Guy jump the shark? Aug. 31st, 2011 @ 12:23 AM

When they came back from cancellation. Every episode after that is just....awful.

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Response to When did Family Guy jump the shark? Aug. 31st, 2011 @ 12:39 AM

At 8/30/11 07:56 PM, TheSnakeSkull wrote: I can only think of one time that I chuckled after season one.

I second this


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Response to When did Family Guy jump the shark? Aug. 31st, 2011 @ 12:49 AM

At 8/30/11 07:21 PM, Idiot-Finder wrote: I mean lately the episodes are getting terrible and the jokes are becoming more offensive than funny. When did the decrease of quality started?

Everyone reaches this point in a show.
For me however, it was when Stewie went from an intellectual devious asshole who was hellbent on killing his mother (lois) to a straight on homosexual.


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Response to When did Family Guy jump the shark? Aug. 31st, 2011 @ 01:52 AM

At 8/31/11 12:49 AM, DarkShadowblade wrote: gay

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Response to When did Family Guy jump the shark? Aug. 31st, 2011 @ 01:54 AM

At 8/30/11 07:24 PM, Nicknicolau wrote:
At 8/30/11 07:21 PM, Idiot-Finder wrote: I mean lately the episodes are getting terrible and the jokes are becoming more offensive than funny. When did the decrease of quality started?
Family guy is for noobs

Not so much noobs as little kids who stumbled upon adult swim after watching cartoon network late one night.

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Response to When did Family Guy jump the shark? Aug. 31st, 2011 @ 02:12 AM

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Response to When did Family Guy jump the shark? Aug. 31st, 2011 @ 02:44 AM

At 8/30/11 07:21 PM, Idiot-Finder wrote: the jokes are becoming more offensive than funny.

Kind of like daniel tosh.


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Response to When did Family Guy jump the shark? Aug. 31st, 2011 @ 02:54 AM

After the first few seasons, first three or four maybe? Some of the ones above had good episodes I suppose too.

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Response to When did Family Guy jump the shark? Aug. 31st, 2011 @ 03:16 AM

I suppose I'm in the minority when I say that the old episodes of Family Guy were not very funny at all and the newer episodes were and still are quite funny.

But then again, it's quite easy to make me laugh, so Family Guy still appears to be funny to me despite incurring the dislike of many fans of the show because they perceive it to be unoriginal and offensive in a desperate attempt to be funny.


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Response to When did Family Guy jump the shark? Aug. 31st, 2011 @ 03:17 AM

Every show becomes bad sooner or later.


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Response to When did Family Guy jump the shark? Aug. 31st, 2011 @ 11:05 AM

At 8/30/11 11:28 PM, Natick wrote: Btw, does anyone find Peter to be a bigger asshole now?

Because back then he was so lovable. Now he's just jerk.

That's one of the problems I'm getting at. It wasn't just Peter either, I mean remember Lois? She wasn't like that initially but now she's basically the female version of her father.

Brian's characterization change is the worst.

If the early seasons Brian had know what he would become, he'd kill himself.


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Response to When did Family Guy jump the shark? Aug. 31st, 2011 @ 11:10 AM

At 8/31/11 02:44 AM, Magical-Zorse wrote:
At 8/30/11 07:21 PM, Idiot-Finder wrote: the jokes are becoming more offensive than funny.
Kind of like daniel tosh.

Exactly... EXACTLY what I was thinking.

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Response to When did Family Guy jump the shark? Aug. 31st, 2011 @ 11:15 AM

I caught a few of the new episodes of Family Guy a few nights ago. I was never a huge fan but it's lost it's hilarity. Mind you, the animation they're using now is quite impressive sometimes.

There's nothing wrong with an animation being offensive, but only when it's a by-product of a joke.


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Response to When did Family Guy jump the shark? Aug. 31st, 2011 @ 11:18 AM

although oddly enough, american dad started become more hilirious too me while family guy was going downhill

its like they experiment jokes on one show but put the good ones on another.


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Response to When did Family Guy jump the shark? Aug. 31st, 2011 @ 11:27 AM

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Response to When did Family Guy jump the shark? Aug. 31st, 2011 @ 11:28 AM

I think it was when Stewie Became gay.


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Response to When did Family Guy jump the shark? Aug. 31st, 2011 @ 12:55 PM

Family Guy is alright but after the 9001th flashback and "LOL SO RANDUM XD" joke it starts to get stale.

Old episodes of The Simpsons, and all Futurama are considerably better.

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Response to When did Family Guy jump the shark? Aug. 31st, 2011 @ 12:58 PM

I watched Family Guy in fourth grade and it was funny

now that I understand the jokes its alot of bad writing,

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Response to When did Family Guy jump the shark? Aug. 31st, 2011 @ 01:00 PM

At first, Peter was actually a guy who had a conscience, and was just dim, now he's a retard who doesn't care about anything.

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Response to When did Family Guy jump the shark? Aug. 31st, 2011 @ 03:21 PM

Family guy was good once?


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Response to When did Family Guy jump the shark? Aug. 31st, 2011 @ 03:29 PM

I agree, I mean I've seen a slow decline but I still enjoyed watching the show. It was really the last season where I was like wow this is just nothing but anti-humor (something so obscene or offensive that it's supposed to derive a shock laugh) and I really just haven't had the desire to check the show out since


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Response to When did Family Guy jump the shark? Aug. 31st, 2011 @ 03:56 PM

Original Run:
Peter = Misogynist Retard
Lois = Hardworking Housewife
Brian = Voice of Reason
Meg = Teenage Girl
Chris = Teenage Boy
Stewie = Evil Mastermind

Revival:
Peter = Retard
Lois = Space Occupier
Brain = Liberal Douche
Meg = Punching Bag
Chris = Retard
Stewie = Gay


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Response to When did Family Guy jump the shark? Aug. 31st, 2011 @ 04:15 PM

Right after 4th season.

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Response to When did Family Guy jump the shark? Aug. 31st, 2011 @ 05:24 PM

At 8/30/11 09:19 PM, Makeshift wrote:
At 8/30/11 08:59 PM, FBIpolux wrote: It's become terrible after the first season. Honestly.
We get it man, you're a cynic.

I can recognize mediocrity despite what everybody thinks.

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Response to When did Family Guy jump the shark? Oct. 27th, 2011 @ 11:24 PM

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Response to When did Family Guy jump the shark? Oct. 27th, 2011 @ 11:25 PM

family guy!? FAMILY GUY!???!??

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