The BEST episodes written by Tom Devanney

Mismatch
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8.08
64 votes

#1 - Mismatch

Hope & Faith - Season 1 - Episode 15

Charley's friend from medical school, Kenny, comes to visit. Faith falls for him, but there's one catch. Kenny is a doctor in the war torn desert nation of Djibouti, Africa. When Faith announces that she's moving there with him, Hope intervenes by taking her sister on a camping trip. At the same time, Edwin, Hayley's ""boyfriend"" is jealous of her crush on Kenny.

Get Me to the Dump on Time (2)
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7.86
7 votes

#2 - Get Me to the Dump on Time (2)

Perfect Strangers - Season 7 - Episode 24

According to a sacred Myposian custom, Balki and Mary Anne must be married within 24 hours and they get everything ready. Larry feels left out of the duties so Balki makes him his best man and the guardian of his Myposian marriage necklace which he must have during the ceremony, but Larry accidentally throws it out. So Larry and Balki search the dump for it and eventually find it and Balki and Mary Anne finally get married.

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Three's a Crowd
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7.73
11 votes

#3 - Three's a Crowd

Perfect Strangers - Season 5 - Episode 17

While playing a board game, an argument breaks out between Jennifer and Mary Anne. The result being Mary Anne moving out and in with Larry and Balki at Balki's insistence. Larry doesn't like the idea because is jeopardizes his relationship with Jennifer. So Larry and Balki devise a plan to get Jennifer and Mary Anne back together.

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Climb Every Billboard
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7.73
11 votes

#4 - Climb Every Billboard

Perfect Strangers - Season 6 - Episode 20

Larry suggests to Mr. Wainwright that a Chronicle employee stay on a billboard until the Bull' losing streak is over. Mr. Wainwright liked the idea and assigned Larry to find someone to do it. So he tricks Balki to do it but when Balki wants to get down, Larry kicks the ladder down and they both get stuck up there until the Bulls win.

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Wayne Man
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7.67
9 votes

#5 - Wayne Man

Perfect Strangers - Season 7 - Episode 17

Balki wins an all-expenses paid trip to Las Vegas but is sad when they can't get any tickets to see Wayne Newton. Jennifer attempts to call up an old boyfriend who can get her tickets, But a jealous Larry calls up Wayne's people and tells them that Balki is going deaf and manages to get tickets. After the concert, Wayne wants to meet Balki personally but Larry is afraid the truth will come out.

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Breaking Out Is Hard To Do
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7.57
1994 votes

#6 - Breaking Out Is Hard To Do

Family Guy - Season 4 - Episode 9

Lois’ kleptomania lands her in jail, leaving the Griffin household in a worse state of disarray than usual. Peter and the family break her out and end up fugitives in Asian Town.

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Viewer Mail #2
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7.53
2791 votes

#7 - Viewer Mail #2

Family Guy - Season 10 - Episode 22

One mini-episode introduces a British version of the Griffins. A comedian takes over Quahog in another. And a third views the world from Stewie's POV.

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Quagmire's Dad
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7.52
2586 votes

#8 - Quagmire's Dad

Family Guy - Season 8 - Episode 18

Quagmire can accept his dad's lifestyle choices, but not when they involve Brian.

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Here Comes the Judge
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7.50
10 votes

#9 - Here Comes the Judge

Perfect Strangers - Season 5 - Episode 20

When Balki is elected the head of the grievance committee, Lydia is accused of parking violations and she tries to influence his judgment by buying him ""bunny slippers"" but Larry tells Balki that he must be tough which comes back on Larry when he's accused of stealing office supplies.

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A Horse is a Horse
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7.50
12 votes

#10 - A Horse is a Horse

Perfect Strangers - Season 6 - Episode 4

Larry and Balki buy a race horse and when they race him, he comes in last. They later discover that he has an incurable disease. But Balki takes the horse back to the apartment and tries a Myposian potion to cure him.

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Meg and Quagmire
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7.49
3035 votes

#11 - Meg and Quagmire

Family Guy - Season 10 - Episode 10

When Meg finally turns 18, Quagmire seizes the opportunity to pursue his next romantic conquest. As the new couple's relationship blossoms, Peter stops at nothing to come in between his innocent - well, somewhat innocent - daughter and his creepy friend.

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The Hand That Rocks the Wheelchair
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7.48
3300 votes

#12 - The Hand That Rocks the Wheelchair

Family Guy - Season 9 - Episode 12

Meg offers to check on Joe while Bonnie is out of town; Stewie tries to become more evil.

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Bourgie Sings the Blues
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7.48
338 votes

#13 - Bourgie Sings the Blues

The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air - Season 6 - Episode 4

When Carlton misses his Princeton interview, Will dons sweater vest and bow tie to impersonate his cousin.

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The Dating Game
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7.44
2418 votes

#14 - The Dating Game

Family Guy - Season 15 - Episode 14

Quagmire discovers the "dating" app Tinder, forcing Peter, Joe and Cleveland to intervene and save him from his soul-sucking hedonism. Meanwhile, Stewie finds out that he has scoliosis and learns the perks of his latest diagnosis.

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The Most Interesting Man in the World
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7.44
1514 votes

#15 - The Most Interesting Man in the World

Family Guy - Season 12 - Episode 17

After some quality time with Stewie at the park, Peter accidentally takes the wrong baby home; to prove he's a responsible adult, Peter takes a business trip to Chicago and returns as a more intelligent and classy person.

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Nanny Goats
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7.43
1999 votes

#16 - Nanny Goats

Family Guy - Season 16 - Episode 3

The Griffins get a nanny for the kids, courtesy of Lois' parents, which gives Peter and Lois the opportunity to reconnect.

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Wild Turkey
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7.42
12 votes

#17 - Wild Turkey

Perfect Strangers - Season 7 - Episode 10

On Thanksgiving, Larry goes into the turkey selling business with over 100 turkeys roaming their backyard and one of the turkeys may have eaten Jennifer's wedding ring.

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Back to the Woods
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7.39
1901 votes

#18 - Back to the Woods

Family Guy - Season 6 - Episode 9

James Woods returns to seek revenge against Peter. James Woods finds Peter's wallet, which he lost at Barry Manilow concert, and procedes to steal Peter's identity, and his family. Peter decides to ruin James' career and image.

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Jesus, Mary and Joseph
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7.37
2201 votes

#19 - Jesus, Mary and Joseph

Family Guy - Season 11 - Episode 8

As the Griffin family is preparing for Christmas, Peter tells his own version of the Nativity story.

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Brian's Got a Brand New Bag
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7.35
2930 votes

#20 - Brian's Got a Brand New Bag

Family Guy - Season 8 - Episode 4

When Brian begins dating an older woman, the family begins to make fun of him. After Brian's new fling breaks her hip, he gets the pleasure of becoming her errand boy.

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I, Ooh, Baby, Baby
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7.35
356 votes

#21 - I, Ooh, Baby, Baby

The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air - Season 6 - Episode 11

Hilary's show has its national premiere. What more could she possibly want? How about a baby?

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Car Tunes
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7.33
12 votes

#22 - Car Tunes

Perfect Strangers - Season 7 - Episode 12

Larry buys a new car radio that gets stolen. So he puts an alarm in the car that keeps going off all night. So they try to catch the thief red-handed by hiding in the trunk and get taken on an unexpected ride.

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Hocus Pocus
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7.31
13 votes

#23 - Hocus Pocus

Perfect Strangers - Season 6 - Episode 12

When Balki practices his magic tricks for the Youth Center Show, Larry refuses to go because he's been having trouble finding a story for Mr. Wainwright. But after he finds out that Margaret Thatcher will be stopping by, he sees a great interview and decides to go.

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Blind Alley
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7.25
12 votes

#24 - Blind Alley

Perfect Strangers - Season 4 - Episode 15

Larry's bowling team is one game away from winning the trophy that Mr. Gorpley has been waving in Larry's face for the last year. But Calvin, the star player has been sent out of town by his boss - Mr. Gorpley of course. Balki tries bowling for the first time and had an excellent score so he becomes the substitute, but his trip to the ophthalmologist before the tournament may make playing difficult.

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The Newsletter
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7.21
14 votes

#25 - The Newsletter

Perfect Strangers - Season 5 - Episode 3

When Balki is put in charge of the Chronicle Newsletter, Larry horns in and suggests he dig deep into the information. But he ends up reporting Lydia getting cosmetic surgery, Mr. Gorpley dating the wife of a sports editor, and quotes an insult Larry made to Mr. Wainwright.

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Father Knows Best (2)
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7.21
14 votes

#26 - Father Knows Best (2)

Perfect Strangers - Season 5 - Episode 8

Larry and Balki, Jennifer and Mary Anne, Lydia and Mr. Gorpley, and of course Larry's father are all trapped in the flooding basement. Larry attempts to solve the problem without much luck. So thinking they're all going to die, Larry must tell his father how he feels. Luck changes when Larry finds his chemistry set.

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Peter's Sister
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7.20
1934 votes

#27 - Peter's Sister

Family Guy - Season 14 - Episode 6

Peter’s sister, Karen, decides to come for Thanksgiving and bullies Peter the same way Meg treats him. While Meg is at first amused, she later feels badly and decides to help Peter train to defeat his sister in a wrestling match. Meanwhile, to avoid overeating on Thanksgiving, Stewie and Brian decide to go on a cleanse, which Stewie takes one step too far.

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Mother Tucker
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7.18
1976 votes

#28 - Mother Tucker

Family Guy - Season 5 - Episode 2

Peter's mom gets a divorce. Peter feels abandoned until he sees a father figure in his mom's new boyfriend, Tom Tucker. Meanwhile, Brian gets his own NPR style show on the radio.

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Stress Test
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7.18
11 votes

#29 - Stress Test

Perfect Strangers - Season 7 - Episode 20

Mr. Wainwright has chosen Larry and Balki to team up for a stress evaluation test that could get them fired if they fail, which isn't easy for Larry ho is high strung.

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Maid to Order
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7.18
17 votes

#30 - Maid to Order

Perfect Strangers - Season 4 - Episode 10

With Larry working late and Balki at college, their household chores are falling behind. So they decide to hire a maid. They finally select Mr. Bailey who waits on them hand and foot for practically nothing which ends up getting on Larry's nerves.

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I, Stank Horse
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7.10
329 votes

#31 - I, Stank Horse

The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air - Season 6 - Episode 20

Carlton and Hilary ride to the rescue when an aging racehorse is marked for that big paddock in the sky.

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Quagmire's Mom
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7.05
1247 votes

#32 - Quagmire's Mom

Family Guy - Season 13 - Episode 10

Lois takes Peter to open a checking account, and they discover that his first name is actually Justin, which Peter adopts as the name of his younger "bro"-style alter-ego. Then, Peter/Justin throws a party, during which Quagmire unknowingly gets into some trouble with his mother.

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Bri-Da
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7.05
884 votes

#33 - Bri-Da

Family Guy - Season 18 - Episode 2

Peter and his friends are sick of forgetting the million-dollar business ideas they come up with while drinking, so they strap on Joe's police body cams to record their every move. Meanwhile, Quagmire is trying to come to terms with an unexpected family development.

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Father Knows Best (1)
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6.92
13 votes

#34 - Father Knows Best (1)

Perfect Strangers - Season 5 - Episode 7

Larry's perfectionist father comes for a visit and Larry wants to impress him so he can finally get a ""well done son"" from his father. But instead, they end up trapped in the basement that is flooding after Larry broke the water pipe.

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Teacher's Pest
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6.79
14 votes

#35 - Teacher's Pest

Perfect Strangers - Season 4 - Episode 21

Larry was chosen to teach a college course in journalism and Balki is able to take the class. But his standards are set way too high that he fails the whole class.

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Bye, Bye Birdie
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6.78
9 votes

#36 - Bye, Bye Birdie

Perfect Strangers - Season 5 - Episode 23

Balki grows very fond of his new pet parrot that drives Larry crazy. Meanwhile, their chimney is clogged and when Larry tried to light a fire, he had to open the window to let the smoke out, the parrot flies out and Balki is heartbroken.

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Someday My TAFKAP Will Come
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0.00
0 votes

#37 - Someday My TAFKAP Will Come

Malcolm & Eddie - Season 1 - Episode 5

Malcolm prepares for the grand reopening of Kelly's sports bar and Eddie arranges to bring in the live entertainment for the event. He also uses his connections to book TAFKAP (The Artist Formerly Known As Prince). But when engine trouble derails the Artist's arrival, Eddie steps in to keep the show alive.

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Popularity
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0.00
0 votes

#38 - Popularity

The Famous Jett Jackson - Season 2 - Episode 4

JB agrees to tutor the most popular girl in school, if she will pretend that they are dating.