History TearJerker / FamilyGuy

3rd Aug '17 12:09:43 PM MsCC93
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** Meg's {{yandere}} tendencies are a combination of this and NightmareFuel. It's pretty sad how she was once called a psycho in an episode due to her tendencies. For once, the show didn't play her tendencies for laughs and she was portrayed in the wrong for her actions.



* The awful bullying/hazing that Joyce Kinney went through in her flashback. Imagine if you wanted to become a cheerleader, only to find yourself blindfolded and with a hotdog stuck in your mouth and with your pants down on the floor, and with half the school laughing at you, to the point that you start crying. Many bullying victims can relate to this scene. This is what makes me hate Lois even more, because this scene cemented her former status as a mean girl and even worse than Connie D'Mico and [[Film/MeanGirls Regina George]] combined.

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* The awful bullying/hazing that Joyce Kinney went through in her flashback. Imagine if you wanted to become a cheerleader, only to find yourself blindfolded and with a hotdog hot-dog stuck in your mouth and with your pants down on the floor, and with half the school laughing at you, to the point that you start crying. Many bullying victims can relate to this scene. This is what makes me hate Lois even more, because this scene cemented her former status as a mean girl and even worse than Connie D'Mico and [[Film/MeanGirls Regina George]] combined. crying.



* Really, the inhumane treatment of Meg in the later seasons. Meg is somehow considered ugly (even though she's actually reasonably attractive), and her parents seem to treat her as either a punching bag or inhuman. You have to ask yourself how long it will be until Meg truly snaps and kills or threatens to kill everyone who has ever wronged her.
1st Aug '17 12:53:15 AM Crossover-Enthusiast
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** Thank you from the bottom of my heart for all you've done, Mr. Mayor. You're irreplaceable.

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** --> Thank you from the bottom of my heart for all you've done, Mr. Mayor. You're irreplaceable.



* A very sad example, Seth has said he WANTS to end the show, but Fox won't let him, since it's such a CashCowFranchise and [[Main/CorruptCorporateExecutive Fox wants to milk it for all it's worth]], just like ''The Simpsons''. This has led to him purposely making episodes has outrageous and cruel as possible. Problem is, though, that millennials seem to love this sadist humor (which also seems to be the reason ''WesternAnimation/TeenTitansGo'' is so popular). To go from legendary episodes like "Road to Rhode Island", "Death has a Shadow", and "North by North Quahog" to being trapped on your own show and wanting it just to end.... You can't help but feel for Seth and at the same time, all too easily, realize that the decline of the show, in some capacity, was Seth [=MacFarlane=] just trying to get the show cancelled.

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* A very sad example, Seth has said he WANTS to end the show, but Fox won't let him, since it's such a CashCowFranchise and [[Main/CorruptCorporateExecutive Fox wants to milk it for all it's worth]], just like ''The Simpsons''. This has led to him purposely making episodes has outrageous and cruel as possible. Problem is, though, that millennials seem to love this sadist humor (which also seems to be the reason ''WesternAnimation/TeenTitansGo'' is so popular). To go from legendary episodes like "Road to Rhode Island", "Death has a Shadow", and "North by North Quahog" to being trapped on your own show and wanting it just to end....end... You can't help but feel for Seth and at the same time, all too easily, realize that the decline of the show, in some capacity, was Seth [=MacFarlane=] just trying to get the show cancelled.
12th Jul '17 4:48:17 AM AmuckCricetine
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* ''Family Guy'' [[GagSeries of all shows]] pulled one off in the episode "Brian Wallows and Peter's Swallows". First, Brian [[spoiler: convinces a shut-in to enjoy the outside world, only to watch as she gets hit by a truck. They then spent her last few moments on Earth imagining what their future would have been like together with a virtual reality helmet.]] Meanwhile, Peter [[spoiler:is forced to release some swallows who have taken up residence in his beard, and to whom he had gotten rather attached.]] Seth [=MacFarlane=] himself said this is one episode that contains "real emotional content".

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* ''Family Guy'' [[GagSeries of all shows]] pulled one off in the episode "Brian Wallows and Peter's Swallows". First, Brian [[spoiler: convinces a shut-in to enjoy the outside world, only to watch as she gets hit by a truck. They then spent her last few moments on Earth imagining what their future would have been like together with a virtual reality helmet.]] Meanwhile, Peter [[spoiler:is forced to release some swallows who have taken up residence in his beard, and to whom he had gotten rather attached.]] Seth [=MacFarlane=] Creator/SethMacFarlane himself said this is one episode that contains "real emotional content".



* [[https://mobile.twitter.com/SethMacFarlane/status/873595796720975872 Seth's statement]] on "Mayor" Adam West's death.

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* [[https://mobile.twitter.com/SethMacFarlane/status/873595796720975872 Seth's statement]] on "Mayor" Adam West's Creator/AdamWest's death.



* Carrie Fisher, the voice of Angela, passing away.

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* Carrie Fisher, Creator/CarrieFisher, the voice of Angela, passing away.
12th Jul '17 4:48:17 AM AmuckCricetine
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18th Jun '17 8:00:33 PM PhionixPowers
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* The passing of Creator/AdamWest, the voice of The Mayor of Ouahog: Adam West.

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* The passing of Creator/AdamWest, the voice of The Mayor of Ouahog: *[[https://mobile.twitter.com/SethMacFarlane/status/873595796720975872 Seth's statement]] on "Mayor" Adam West.West's death.
** Thank you from the bottom of my heart for all you've done, Mr. Mayor. You're irreplaceable.
18th Jun '17 7:44:38 PM PhionixPowers
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* The recent passing of Creator/AdamWest, The voice of The Mayor of Ouahog: Mayor Adam.
* From last year, Carrie Fisher's, the voice of Angela, passing away.

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* The recent passing of Creator/AdamWest, The the voice of The Mayor of Ouahog: Mayor Adam.
Adam West.
* From last year, Carrie Fisher's, Fisher, the voice of Angela, passing away.
13th Jun '17 9:22:14 AM Minni128
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* A very sad Meta example: Seth has said he WANTS to end the show, but Fox won't let him, since it's such a CashCowFranchise and [[Main/CorruptCorporateExecutive Fox wants to milk it for all it's worth]], just like ''The Simpsons''. This has led to him purposely making episodes has outrageous and cruel as possible. Problem is, though, that millennials seem to love this sadist humor (which also seems to be the reason ''WesternAnimation/TeenTitansGo'' is so popular). To go from legendary episodes like "Road to Rhode Island", "Death has a Shadow", and "North by North Quahog" to being trapped on your own show and wanting it just to end.... You can't help but feel for Seth and at the same time, all too easily, realize that the decline of the show, in some capacity, was Seth [=MacFarlane=] just trying to get the show cancelled.


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* A very sad example, Seth has said he WANTS to end the show, but Fox won't let him, since it's such a CashCowFranchise and [[Main/CorruptCorporateExecutive Fox wants to milk it for all it's worth]], just like ''The Simpsons''. This has led to him purposely making episodes has outrageous and cruel as possible. Problem is, though, that millennials seem to love this sadist humor (which also seems to be the reason ''WesternAnimation/TeenTitansGo'' is so popular). To go from legendary episodes like "Road to Rhode Island", "Death has a Shadow", and "North by North Quahog" to being trapped on your own show and wanting it just to end.... You can't help but feel for Seth and at the same time, all too easily, realize that the decline of the show, in some capacity, was Seth [=MacFarlane=] just trying to get the show cancelled.
13th Jun '17 9:19:43 AM Minni128
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*From last year, Carrie Fisher's, the voice of Angela, passing away.
11th Jun '17 4:40:48 PM BuddyBoy600alt
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!!Meta Examples:
* The recent passing of Creator/AdamWest, The voice of The Mayor of Ouahog: Mayor Adam.
10th Jun '17 5:35:48 PM MarioandSmurfs
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* "Death is a Bitch" has the Griffins tearfully saying goodbye to Peter when Death comes to claim him.

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* "Death is a Bitch" has the Griffins (sans a gleeful Stewie) tearfully saying goodbye to Peter when Death comes to claim him.
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