God Gosh this Episode is one of Worst episodes of Family Guy I have seen. It's like the manipulative people many of us know who will be mean/abusive under the guise of "It's just a jokkkke don't take it so seriously." Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. When Meg falls for a local Amish boy, the Griffins soon find themselves in a crusade led by Peter against the conservative locals. On the way there, the men earn a one-way ticket to jail. Peter: You shut up! When the family plans a surprise party for Meg's 18th birthday, the only person to show up is Quagmire but his intentions to seduce Meg become quite clear. Quagmire continues to flirt with Meg and talks her into going out with him. She officially turned seventeen in \"Peter's Two Dads\" and eighteen in \"Quagmire and Meg\". Plot: When the television goes out leaving the Griffins housebound during a hurricane, Brian decides to ingest psychedelic mushrooms. Thanks to American Dad's triple cross-over with Family Guy and The Cleveland Show for its hurricane-themed episode this week, I was excited to see what the former would do with "Seahorse Seashell Party.". Season: 17 Episode: 06 Total Episode Count: 315 Prod. Take my sister's husband for example - he laughs at all the burp/fart jokes. Added to Watchlist. Stewie vows to make Meg's life better after she saves him from choking; Chris is sent to a vocational school. Unless you have a twisted sense of humor like I do, I don't think a lot of people really "get it". If y'all didn't knew this, back in the early seasons Meg were an mixture of getting ugly looks and all but her family did seem to care about her. As the stepping stool for the rest of the family, Meg doesn't often get to be the villain of an episode. Turns out the majority of humor was completely going over his head. Meanwhile, Meg gets a job at the local convenience store, as does Chris, who gets chummy with the manager Carl and is given a large promotion originally promised to Meg. Moral Event Horizon: Lois scolding Meg for dating a criminal wasn't too bad, since criminals can be dangerous.. but when Meg was under arrest for harboring said criminal when he escaped, Lois never bothered to stand up for her. Meg is sick of being abused by her parents and becomes inspired by some street degenerates, rappin' around the square. I'm getting the context high... Omg, everyone's already tweeting Stewie Just Said That. Instead, Brian’s disgusting trip down the drug-induced rabbit hole ended up with Stewie stitching his dog’s ears back up and soothing him as he came down from his high. If it's a joke that's PURPOSEFULLY offensive, you gotta be ready to deal with the ramifications. Director: Brian Iles. Stand by Meg (11 Nov. 2018) TV Episode | TV-14 | 22 min | Animation, Comedy. Storyboarders: Mark Covell, Dave Sherburne. As someone who usually likes Family Guy episodes, this one is definitely a bad one. Meg Different Life. Her speech almost made too much sense to make an impact at all. As the SG the Meg stuff is very triggering, and watching a super dysfunctional family makes me really uncomfortable. Omg, everyone's already tweeting "Stewie Just Said That. Lesbians and deaf women wear the same clothes. This is the second time Meg's Birthday has featured in an episode of Family Guy, the first being her 17th in "Peter's Two Dads". In "Seahorse Seashell Party," though, she stands up for herself. And, with that, enjoy these Family Guy quotes from the episode! [picks up Stewie] Peter, you come back here! It was a total copout and I don't even know why they bothered writing all that if they were just gonna reneg at the end. It originally aired on the Fox network in the United States on March 29, 2009. Family Guy seems to be another equal opportunity offender in the same page like South Park and Drawn Together, the animated parody of reality ... Meg standing up for herself IS a problem, and the episode says that it's okay to stay in abusive relationships for the abuser's benefit. Directed by Brian Iles, Peter Shin, Steve Beers. Alas, it was not to be, and the half hour felt quite disjointed as a result. Why should Meg go back to being exactly as she was? She eventually stands up for herself, resulting in her termination, and Lois convinces Chris to help his sister get her job back. Things take a… However, when he leaves without incident Peter lets it pass. She then becomes a delinquent herself, and goes berzerk. She is later assumed to be sixteen by the events in \"I Never Met the Dead Man\" when she got her drivers license and remained that age throughout the show's initial run. Although it was gratifying to see the family collapse under her attacks, Meg’s “epiphany” that she was the lightning rod for negativity also felt contrived. Brian’s storyline would have been far more interesting if Stewie had digested some shrooms, too. I really wanted her to move out, or maybe the last scene could have been Meg doing something really cool but keeping it secret from them. She later turned sixteen by the events in \"I Never Met the Dead Man\" when she got her drivers license and remained that age throughout the show's initial run. Meanwhile, Meg gets a job at the local convenience store, as does Chris, who gets chummy with the manager, Carl. Worse, it's implied that Lois (and by extension, the rest of the Griffin family) never bothered to visit her. I've always loved Family Guy, but when I first saw it at age 10, I didn't understand that it was supposed to be satirizing the kind of shit that we grew up with. 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