Air Date: September 30th, 2009
A middle-class family tries to keep its collective head above water.
Season 8 - Episode 23 : Fight or Flight May 16, 2017
Frankie and Mike have different reactions when Axl tells them he plans to spend the summer in Europe; Sue panics when she doesn't hear back from the owner of an SUV she scrapes; Brick uncovers the source of his backaches.
Season 8 - Episode 22 : The Final Final May 9, 2017
Frankie, Mike and Brick notice a change for the better when the wrong address is painted on their curb; Axl misses his final test at college; Sue has a realization while talking to high school students about college life.
Season 8 - Episode 21 : Clear and Present Danger May 2, 2017
Frankie searches for Axl's misplaced graduation gift; Sue decides to make a video for Mike's upcoming birthday; Cindy embarrasses Brick by defending him to a bully.
Season 8 - Episode 20 : Adult Swim Apr 18, 2017
Frankie takes Axl shopping for a suit to wear to interviews; Mike threatens to get rid of the pool if Sue and Brick don't start using it.
Season 8 - Episode 19 : The Confirmation Apr 11, 2017
Frankie and Mike send Brick to Jesus Jam weekend camp to brush up on his religious knowledge in preparation for confirmation.
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