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The Middle

Series Summary
In the Heck family, middle-age, middle-class, middle-America mom Frankie Heck uses a sense of humor to try to steer her family through life's ups and downs as she tackles dental assisting school. Her unflappable husband, Mike, is a manager at the local quarry. Oldest son Axl is an obstinate teen who eats the family out of house and home; daughter Sue is an inept adolescent who cannot seem to find her niche -- despite much enthusiasm in her attempts -- and youngest son Brick is an odd child whose best friend is his backpack.

Air Dates: 2009 - Present

Genres: Sitcom

Network: ABC

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Season 6, Ep. 12 : Hecks on a Train Feb 4, 2015

After Aunt Edie passes away, the Hecks board a train to take her body to South Dakota; Axl worries he caused his aunt's death; Sue accidentally sends her college entry essay before it's complete; Brick tries to live outside his comfort zone.

  • Season 6, Ep. 11 : A Quarry Story Jan 14, 2015

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    When Frankie finds an old uncashed paycheck from Ehlert Motors, Mr. Ehlert forces her to work for a day in order to collect her money.

  • Season 6, Ep. 10 : Pam Freakin' Staggs Jan 7, 2015

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    Frankie starts hanging out with a woman who was one of the popular girls when they went to high school together; Mike learns Brick received the Athlete of the Month award; Axl tries to get Devin Levin to go out with him.

  • Season 6, Ep. 9 : The Christmas Wall Dec 10, 2014

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    Tired of the thankless job of decorating for the holidays, Frankie decides to have a minimalist Christmas; Axl and Sean argue; Brick tries to write a Christmas letter.

  • Season 6, Ep. 8 : The College Tour Dec 3, 2014

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    Mike takes Sue on a college tour weekend; Frankie abandons Brick and his school project to go see Axl in his first college football game.

  • Season 6, Ep. 7 : Thanksgiving VI Nov 19, 2014

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    With the house in disrepair, Frankie suggests the family have Thanksgiving at the local buffet, but things go awry when the kids all bring dates.

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