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-->'''Haley:''' Dad, we've done some research and we think you're anorexic.

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-->'''Haley:''' -->'''Hayley:''' Dad, we've done some research and we think you're anorexic.


-->'''Haley:''' Dad, we've done some research and we think you're anorexic.
-->'''Stan:''' What?



-->'''Stan:''' ''(actually as skinny as a skeleton)'' I know! I'm a huge tub of lard!

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-->'''Stan:''' ''(actually ''(is actually as skinny thin as a skeleton)'' I know! I'm a huge tub of lard!


** The whole world during Armageddon. Demons straight out of ''{{VideoGame/Doom}}'' are everywhere, the surviving humans have been reduced to thugs, prostitutes and mercenaries and the whole landscape is just a wasteland under a red sky.

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** The whole world during Armageddon. Demons straight out of ''{{VideoGame/Doom}}'' are everywhere, the surviving humans have been reduced to thugs, prostitutes and mercenaries and mercenaries, the whole landscape is just a wasteland under a red sky.sky and the moon has been broken in two.


* "Criss Cross Applesauce: The Ballad of Billy Jesusworth": No, not Roger's storyline, but Steve's. It involves Steve getting stuck in a locker after getting away from Mertz. Then Principal Lewis falls on one of the girls. It actually gits dark when we find out the Principal Lewis actually banged Snot's mom. Then twelve adults with their guns out. Luckily, Steve, Snot and Mertz escaped just when the adults were laughing.
** The scene during the basketball tournament when the hairline fracture in Roger's leg breaks completely when he tries to do his criss-cross counter, the bone tears through his skin and ''impales another player in the leg'' is no picnic either. Whats worse is that Stan was counting on that to happen to slow down the other player so he could make the winning shot.

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* "Criss Cross Applesauce: The Ballad of Billy Jesusworth": No, not Roger's storyline, but Steve's. It involves Steve getting stuck in a locker after getting away from Mertz. Then Principal Lewis falls on one of the girls. It actually gits dark when we find out the that Principal Lewis actually banged Snot's mom. Then twelve adults with their guns out. Luckily, Steve, Snot Snot, and Mertz escaped just when the adults were laughing.
** The scene during the basketball tournament when the hairline fracture in Roger's leg breaks completely when he tries to do his criss-cross counter, the bone tears through his skin and ''impales another player in the leg'' is no picnic either. Whats What's worse is that Stan was counting on that to happen to slow down the other player so he could make the winning shot.




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** The shot of Hayley's butchered face is the episode's Creator/{{Hulu}} thumbnail. If one day, you're skimming through the episodes you haven't watched and you're unaware of that scene when you go to the season 13 tab, boy, are you in for a surprise!

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** [[spoiler:The ending of the episode shows Stan and Francine moving the television to the lawn for the garbage man, and watching his neighbor Greg take it, with Stan remarking "Poor Bastard". All is well that ends well... until Francine and the family start talking about the Hi-Fi speakers that help with listening to jazz. As the camera zooms out, the narrator reveals in a humorous bit that American Dad is now a television show within a television show, however the horrific implications are that Stan never escaped the television. His family and his life are doomed to be lived out on television, and given his family was talking about jazz in a robotic tone, it's likely Alastair Covax still has control over his existence. You can also see Stan fall to his knees at the revelation, and Alastair ends the episode.]]


* Stan's upper half of his body getting turned into one of Tommie Tokes' "Snoopaloompas" in "Jeff and the Dank Ass Weed Factory".


* Roger biting Steve's arm off in "Shark?!"

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* Roger biting Steve's arm off in "Shark?!""Shark?!".



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* "The Hall Monitor and the Lunch Lady" features a man getting sucked through an escalator and then his body graphically coming out the other end; having witnessed this, is it any wonder that Stan and Roger spent the rest of the episode in shock?


* The gruesome remains of the rat from ''"Season's Beatings"''[[note]]The Christmas episode from season seven where Stan gets kicked out of Christianity after footage of him beating up Roger dressed as Jesus and calling him a "lazy, wine-loving bisexual" makes the news and upsets every Christian denomination in the world, while Hayley and Jeff adopt a little boy who turns out to be the spawn of Satan[[/note]], and is the result of Roger trying to make his ideal spiked eggnog. He gives a sip of it to the brown rat, which takes effect after a [[{{Beat}} beat]]. It squeaks like a banshee while clawing at its head for a few seconds, then rips the black rat's head off and makes out with it, before putting it on its head like a hat and running a couple of laps around the cage in a frenzy, before finally pausing to vomit up a fountain of blood and keel over dead. Then its chest explodes.

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* The gruesome remains of the rat from ''"Season's Beatings"''[[note]]The Christmas episode from season seven where Stan gets kicked out of Christianity after footage of him him, dressed as Santa Claus, beating up Roger dressed as Jesus and calling him a "lazy, wine-loving bisexual" makes the news and upsets every Christian denomination in the world, while Hayley and Jeff adopt a little boy who turns out to be the spawn of Satan[[/note]], and is the result of Roger trying to make his ideal spiked eggnog. He gives a sip of it to the brown rat, which takes effect after a [[{{Beat}} beat]]. It squeaks like a banshee while clawing at its head for a few seconds, then rips the black rat's head off and makes out with it, before putting it on its head like a hat and running a couple of laps around the cage in a frenzy, before finally pausing to vomit up a fountain of blood and keel over dead. Then its chest explodes.


** The whole world during Armageddon. Demons straight out of ''VideoGame/Doom'' are everywhere, the surviving humans have been reduced to thugs, prostitutes and mercenaries and the whole landscape is just a wasteland under a red sky.

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** The whole world during Armageddon. Demons straight out of ''VideoGame/Doom'' ''{{VideoGame/Doom}}'' are everywhere, the surviving humans have been reduced to thugs, prostitutes and mercenaries and the whole landscape is just a wasteland under a red sky.


** The whole world during Armageddon. Demons straight out of ''Doom'' are everywhere, the surviving humans have been reduced to thugs, prostitutes and mercenaries and the whole landscape is just a wasteland under a red sky.

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** The whole world during Armageddon. Demons straight out of ''Doom'' ''VideoGame/Doom'' are everywhere, the surviving humans have been reduced to thugs, prostitutes and mercenaries and the whole landscape is just a wasteland under a red sky.



** The unlicensed vet ''replaced his eyeballs with his testicles''. If a MercyKill has ever been demanded by Man and God in the history of the world, this was it. Stan finally kills Kisses with dynamite... for some reason, putting an end to his suffering.

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** The unlicensed vet ''replaced his eyeballs testicles with his testicles''.eyeballs''. If a MercyKill has ever been demanded by Man and God in the history of the world, this was it. Stan finally kills Kisses with dynamite... for some reason, putting an end to his suffering.


As this show was made by the [[Creator/SethMacFarlane same mastermind]] behind ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'', it shouldn't be surprising that this show can sometimes go into [[NightmareFuel nightmarish territory]].

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As this show WesternAnimation/AmericanDad was made by the [[Creator/SethMacFarlane same mastermind]] behind ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'', it shouldn't be surprising that this show can sometimes go into [[NightmareFuel nightmarish territory]].


As this show was made by the [[Creator/SethMacFarlane same mastermind]] behind ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'', it shouldn't be surprising that this show has some [[NightmareFuel horrifying moments]].

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As this show was made by the [[Creator/SethMacFarlane same mastermind]] behind ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'', it shouldn't be surprising that this show has some can sometimes go into [[NightmareFuel horrifying moments]].
nightmarish territory]].


** Scarlet's death, where she is shot by Francine, rolls into the fireplace and ''instantly burns up into ash''. [[DontExplainTheJoke Guess she really]] ''[[DontExplainTheJoke was]]'' [[DontExplainTheJoke dry.]]

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** Scarlet's death, where she is shot by Francine, rolls into the fireplace and ''instantly burns up into ash''. [[DontExplainTheJoke Guess she really]] ''[[DontExplainTheJoke was]]'' [[DontExplainTheJoke dry.]]



* Gwen Ling, when you first heard her, she was the hot dumb sister to adopted Francine. As of Now and Gwen, she is hot, but she is actually intelligent and a criminal. She ran an illegal sweatshop in the Smiths' garage while getting away with it because she [[spoiler:took the fall for Francine burning down their old school.]] Worse, there was no evidence that the sweatshop was gone and Gwen was going to burn down the old school again, but frame Francine for arson, the sweatshop and the deaths of the people who worked there. While [[spoiler:Francine took the blame for the school burning down, she got off while Gwen was sent to prison for a long time, but not before she swore revenge on the Smiths.]]

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* Gwen Ling, when you first heard about her, she was the hot dumb sister to adopted Francine. As of Now and Gwen, she is hot, but she is actually intelligent and a criminal. She ran an illegal sweatshop in the Smiths' garage while getting away with it because she [[spoiler:took the fall for Francine burning down their old school.]] Worse, there was no evidence that the sweatshop was gone and Gwen was going to burn down the old school again, but frame Francine for arson, the sweatshop and the deaths of the people who worked there. While [[spoiler:Francine took the blame for the school burning down, she got off while Gwen was sent to prison for a long time, but not before she swore revenge on the Smiths.]]



** Even worse is that the scene of the actual surgery itself was first shown at SDCC 2017 about eight months before the episode aired. And according to reports from people who went, it was shown in a room full of '''''KIDS who were unaware that it was even gonna happen''''' in which their reactions mostly consisted of horrified screams!

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** Even worse is that the scene of the actual surgery itself was first shown at SDCC 2017 about eight months before the episode aired. And according to reports from people who went, it was shown in a room full of '''''KIDS ''KIDS who were unaware that it was even gonna happen''''' happen'' in which their reactions mostly consisted of horrified screams!



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** Why did this happen? Because Francine thought she was in Stan's LotusEaterMachine again.



** The whole world during Armageddon. Demons straight out of ''Doom'' are everywhere, the surviving humans have been reduced to bikers, thugs, prostitutes and mercenaries and the whole landscape is just a wasteland under a red sky.

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** The whole world during Armageddon. Demons straight out of ''Doom'' are everywhere, the surviving humans have been reduced to bikers, thugs, prostitutes and mercenaries and the whole landscape is just a wasteland under a red sky.

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