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Family Guy: A Review

Family Guy is an American sitcom that has been airing since 1999. The show is about a father named Peter Griffin and his family's daily lives. The family consists of the father Peter, the mother Lois, the three children, Chris, Meg and Stewie, and their pet dog, Brian. The show is famous for its cutaway gags and controversial humor.

Family Guy was created by Seth MacFarlane who has also directed famous movies like Ted. The first ever episode of Family Guy was streamed right after the Superbowl on the 31st of January 1999, and from then on, 21 seasons have been made consisting of up to 30 episodes each.

Throughout the episodes, Family Guy uses many cutaway gags which interrupt the main storyline with random jokes. These jokes often refer to modern culture. Family Guy is also well known for handling with controversial subjects for instance, religions etc. Some people argue that they go too far.

Despite its controversial nature, Family Guy has been a huge success, having an avid fan base. The show has been praised for its humor, creativity, and willingness to push boundaries, receiving two Emmy awards, while also being criticized for its use of offensive language and insensitive humor.

Overall, Family Guy has captured the hearts of audiences with its comedic genius and pop culture relevance. Despite some criticism, its fans continue to defend it as a clever and hilarious show. Love it or hate it, there is no denying the impact that Family Guy has had on the world of television and comedy.

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