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Family Guy is an American animated sitcom which centers on the Griffin family.

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Watching Stewie sleep and rubbing knife against face reference?

In the Family Guy episode about Stewie's play, there is a scene in which Brian sneaks into his room to steal the manuscript of the play and destroy it out of jealousy, and there is a strange man in ...
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What is the context of the quote “Sue, use your legs” - Stewie

­Breanna Stewart wore a t-shirt at the Seattle Storm victory praide which read “Sue, use your legs” - Stewie Breanna is know as Stewie and Sue Bird is another player on the team. I know the t-...
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Cut scene reference, Family Guy's Chris is a reptile

In one cut scene from Family Guy, Lois says "Chris doesn't take bad news well", then the cut scene occurs in which Lois announces to Chris that his grandfather has died and Chris turns into a reptile ...
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What is the phrase “Paramedics, come on down!” in Family Guy referencing

In the season 9 episode, New Kidney in Town, Peter becomes addicted to RedBull and is shown to appear on the show The Price is Right, where he spins the wheel so fast that it comes loose and runs over ...
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How is copyright handled when Family Guy reused old footage?

In some episodes of Family Guy, clips from old movies and series are used for joke sake. The most famous examples are the clips from Conway Twitty songs (in one episode they included a whole Twitty's ...
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Bald cross eyed character on Family Guy

I saw an episode of family guy and they had a parody of a comic strip character that I did not recognize: Who is he?
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What is this record-destroying scene in Family Guy a reference to?

In Family Guy season 7 episode 2, Peter drives the family crazy playing the Bird is the Word song. Later in the episode, Brian and Stewie are shown destroying the record, in a method which seems as ...
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What is this meme from “Stewie joins a football team”?

In a Family Guy episode, which I think "Stewie joins a football team" there is a montage where Peter is doing ride-a-longs with Joe and at one point they have a clip with Peter's face superimposed on ...
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What references are there in Stewie's Music Video in Family Guy?

In Family Guy S07E07, Stewie makes a music video for Everything I Do, I Do It For You: I have a suspicion that all these clips are references to something. Are ...
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When did Peter and Joe become friends?

I’ve seen early episodes of Family Guy when Peter and Joe first met. Peter didn’t like him much at first. I’m not sure if I missed the episodes where they became friends and Joe started hanging out ...
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Meg having cake in the bathtub reference

In the "Emmy" episode of Family Guy there is a scene in which Meg is eating cake in the bathtub: She says, You've inspired me to nakedly eat this cake in a weird place. What is this a reference ...
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Why does Stewie hate Lois?

In the Family Guy, why does Stewie Griffin hate Lois so much? Why does he want to kill her? Is there an episode in which this is explained?
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How many dogs can talk in Family Guy

Brian in Family Guy is an anthropomorphic dog, meaning he is able to speak. Until the episode "Life of Brian", I assumed that he was the only animal who could speak consistently (other animals speak ...
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Why doesn't Lois leave Peter? [closed]

Throughout Family Guy, Peter does many things that would make any normal person leave their spouse such as buying a farm without consulting the rest of the family joining a terrorist group buying a ...
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Why is Brian both a dog and a human?

Throughout Family Guy, Brian is shown to be a personified and intelligent dog who has accomplished things such as writing a book and a play. However his is still at heart a dog. And dogs do things ...
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Is Stewie Griffin gay?

Is Stewie Griffin gay? Disclaimer: I will try not to offend any LGBT+ people out there reading this post. I am openly gay myself and it is not intended to insult anyone Throughout the show, it seems ...
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Do the Griffins know that Stewie can talk?

I would call myself a fan of Family Guy and have watched many episodes. Throughout the whole series, I assumed that only Brian could understand Stewie talking and vice versa. Recently I watched the ...
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In Family Guy, what does Quagmire's rodent mean?

In Family Guy, I saw around 2 or 3 episodes showing us a rodent falling off Quagmire's. What does it represent?
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Who does Stewie confuse Stanley Smith with in S06E06?

In this dialogue from Family Guy, Stewie is confronted with Stanley Smith from American Dad. Who does he mean by "Joe" when he says that he looks like him?
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Movie reference at the end of Family Guy Episode 14x08? [closed]

At the end of Family Guy episode 14x08, Peter wrote some lines on his old computer. I never saw much of Joe after that. And while he's been gone for many years, I've never forgetten his face or his ...
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In Family Guy, who voiced GRR Martin?

In the Family Guy episode "Pilling them Softly", Brian and Stewie go to a book fair where they meet George RR Martin. Who voiced the character? Was it Martin himself, or a different voice actor?
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What is the connection with James Woods?

James Woods is a prominent artifact in Family Guy; James Woods High School, the many episodes with his character and the different story lines with James Woods and characters throughout Quohog. What ...
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Why does everyone hate Meg?

Simply put, why does everyone hate Meg? With most things in Family Guy, I'm expecting there to be some reference or joke being played out. Off the top of my head I can see if instead Chris were the ...
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Family Guy “Wish it. Want it. Do it.” based on a real book?

http://www.amazon.com/Wish-Want-Do/dp/1483998584 The author is Brian H. Griffin. Is this book real? I thought it was a joke but it is a printed version and is on Amazon.
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What is the Chap of the Manor?

In Family Guy S10E22 "Family Guy Viewer Mail #2", Brian says that Family Guy is based on an English show named "Chap of the Manor". Ιs there actually a show that resembles that? Wikipedia doesn't ...
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Has there ever been a Family Guy episode that featured the screen porch? [closed]

Has there ever been a Family Guy episode that featured the screen porch? I don't think I have ever seen an episode where the screen porch was featured.
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What does this scene with Meg turning her room's lamp on and off refer to?

In Season 5 Episode 8 of Family Guy (Barely Legal), there is a scene where Meg turns the lamp in her room on and off while spinning the tag on Brian's collar while somebody sings an aria. The context ...
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Is God really a Red Sox fan?

In "Mr. Griffin Goes to Washington" (S3E3) Peter takes the whole family to a Baseball game where the Boston Red Sox play against the Yankees. Chris made a sign to cheer them on which reads John 3:16. ...
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Why was Bonnie pregnant for seven years (seasons) on Family Guy?

I am just curious to know why Bonnie Swanson, wife of Joe Swanson, was kept pregnant until the seventh season.
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What is the name of the song that plays following “Sweetie, you and me are going to make the baby?”

In the film Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story, there is a scene in which we see Stewie Griffin ruminate about where babies come from. In Stewie's imagination, a giant stork flies into a window and ...
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Is the Mayor of Quahog Batman?

In Family Guy the mayor of Quahog is Adam West Is this character a representation of the actor who played Batman? Or is the character's name just a coincidence?
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Family Guy ep 113 (Road to Germany) scene explanation

In Family Guy episode 113, Road to Germany, there is a scene where Stewie, Brian and Mort are in a bomber plane fighting nazi planes. They look to be out numbered, but then Stewie says something along ...
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Why has Conway Twitty appeared as a distraction in Family Guy?

Throughout the past few seasons they have used Conway Twitty as a distraction from the regular plot of the episode (including some really really long interruptions). Why has Conway Twitty appeared as ...