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My god, this show is annoying
I tried to like this show. I really did. I watched several episodes, but I jut can't make myself enjoy it. The characters are either bland, stupid, obnoxious, or all three. The show is trying really hard to be a quirky, random comedy but it just fails in that aspect. At the same time, they try to do some gross-out comedy. It's also done pretty poorly. Part of the failure is that the show doesn't know what it wants to be: a fun, quirky comedy, or a Dead Baby Comedy with gross-out humor and fart jokes? You can't have both and the show can't decide between the two, so it leads to an akward mish-mash of fail. Not to mention, the animation looks like crap. There are a couple funny jokes here and there, but all in all, it's a pretty lousy show. I can't even keep it on as background noise. I don't recommend watching it.
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A whole different flavor of Fox Sunday Night
For years, Fox has been dominated by Seth Mc Farlane shows with their political humor and social commentary snark. While I do enjoy American Dad and Family Guy is my guilty pleasure, this one's a breath of fresh air. No politics, no heavy-handed Aesops, just crazy functionally dysfunctional family fun. Kind of like The Simpsons in its earlier years! It's so much fun I wish I'd gotten in on the ground floor, kind of regret being such a latecomer. Oh well, it's still in its prime and hopefully I can get my hands on the DV Ds soon. The kids are definitely my favorites, especially Louise, but the whole Belcher family is just made of awesome and so are a lot of the secondaries. Overall this series is worth checking out, especially if you like quirky families and burger joints.
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It Didn't Disappoint
So far, I've seen three (and a half, haven't finished watching "Crawl Space" yet) episodes of the series. While the first one took a little too much Refuge In Audacity, all of them were surprisingly funny. The animation might not be on par with The Simpsons, but the creators did a good job making likable, flawed, and funny characters out of the family, and for the most part, it takes Refuge In Vulgarity while stopping just short of being Dude Not Funny. Unlike Family Guy, which seems to go out of its way to ignore anything tasteful or heartwarming. My favorite episode so far is probably Hamburger Dinner Theater, where Linda puts together a shoddy dinner theater, and a robber comes in and makes an actual robbery and yet steals the show.

"AUGH! I've been murdered! To death!" - Mort

So, how long until FOX inevitably cancels this awesome show and never puts it out on home video?
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I'm in love
I dont know what it is, but this is definitely the best show on Animation Domination on Fox. I for the life of me cant understand the hate around it besides the fact that the humour is more subtle than Seth Mcfarlane shows. I guess it might come off as boring to some, but it just comes off as much more fulfilling to me.

Season 3 premiered yesterday and I'm fully confident it will be better than the last, just like season 2 was better than season 1.

The characters are pretty memorable (especially Louise and Tina, the daughters on the show, which seem to have very interesting personalities, and the writing seems a biut more realistic and sounds like things people would actually say and not something specifically for a joke like what you see in other series.

It's good.
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Decent Boredom Killer
While I wouldn't put this show on par with the greats, it's a good way to spend the evening if you have nothing else better to watch. I sat down to watch just one episode, but wound up enjoying it (partly because I'm an Archer fan and recognized the voice "Serpentine!"). It's a show where I would watch a few to get a feel of it, because the early episodes seem all over the place in style.

I would say it's not for everyone, though. I had to skip through a few episodes because they were just too gross (the art gallery episode) or annoying (the dinner theater). There are a few killer episodes, though.
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