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Season 2  "Fifteen Minutes of Shame"  2x12

Aired 20 years ago - Apr 25, 2000

Meg's slumber party is ruined by her family. She is sick of being embarrassed by them and secretly books the family on a talk show. Intrigued by their story, a network executive gets Peter to sign the family up to be on a reality show. Things quickly go awry, and the Griffins want out of the contract. However, the network owns their namesake, and the family is eventually replaced.

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Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 1
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They're giving your cue, Peter.
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 5
- But, Dad... - Upstairs!
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 6
How could you embarrass me?! Nobody better pull this crap at my slumber party.
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 7
Oh, we'd better stop by the hospital so I can get my cooties shot.
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 8
Mom!
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 9
OK, I'd put Brad Pitt's face on Brendan Fraser's body
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 10
- Mom, what are you doing? - I love slumber parties.
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 11
Oh, crap! I'm stuck in the stairs.
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 12
- OK, let's go. - Oh, jeez. I'm sorry, Meg's friends.
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 13
Well, then it's a good thing I have this.
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 14
You ask me out to the box social or whatever the devil it is you children do these days.
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 15
Oh! Oh! Oh!
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 16
I wish there was some way I could make them understand how embarrassing they are.
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 17
Well, actually, I'm not really a woman.
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 18
To be honest with you, Diane, I'm surprised.
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 19
Well, maybe some of them deserved it.
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 20
- The Griffin family. - Suckers.
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 21
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 22
Yeah, and you even manage to humiliate me there.
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 23
Quiet, quiet, quiet. Shut up. Shut up.
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 24
Peter, do you think there might be any validity to what Meg is feeling?
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 25
Hm.
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 26
I look at you and I see a series. We would like to put cameras in your house
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 27
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 28
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 29
If it makes her look half-human, it'll take six months off my face.
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 30
The waist is still fine, you know... You can see it's still real stretchy.
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 31
And a bad breakfast is the foundation of indigestion. Hey-oh!
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 32
Frankly, I like the yolks. I don't... I have no problem.
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 33
"My God! Wouldn't it be marvellous if I turned out to be a homosexual?"
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 34
Wow! Joe, this sort of makes you like Larry from Three's Company.
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 35
There's fresh seafood, good prices.
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 36
- Meg, put your bib on. - I don't wanna wear a bib.
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 37
Meg, you're the one that got us on TV in the first place.
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 38
But everyone loves the rest of you. Lois, women 25 to 49 see you as a role model.
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 39
- Oh, sorry I'm late, Mr... - Here.
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 40
- Sorry. We have to keep this brief. - Why are we here?
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 41
"It spun in. There were no survivors."
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 42
We're gonna be late! Why won't you talk to me?!
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 43
Uh, when did he die?
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 44
who the hell decided tulips were so great?
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 45
but we usually have breakfast naked and I'm allowed to videotape it.
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 46
You're the one with your hand up my backside.
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 47
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 48
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 49
We don't get many of you molten-rock men in here.
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 50
Me too. She's like that dorky Baldwin brother who isn't as good-Iooking or successful

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They're giving your cue, Peter.
#4
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 5
- But, Dad... - Upstairs!
#5
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 6
How could you embarrass me?! Nobody better pull this crap at my slumber party.
#6
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 7
Oh, we'd better stop by the hospital so I can get my cooties shot.
#7
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 8
Mom!
#8
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 9
OK, I'd put Brad Pitt's face on Brendan Fraser's body
#9
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 10
- Mom, what are you doing? - I love slumber parties.
#10
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 11
Oh, crap! I'm stuck in the stairs.
#11
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 12
- OK, let's go. - Oh, jeez. I'm sorry, Meg's friends.
#12
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 13
Well, then it's a good thing I have this.
#13
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 14
You ask me out to the box social or whatever the devil it is you children do these days.
#14
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 15
Oh! Oh! Oh!
#15
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 16
I wish there was some way I could make them understand how embarrassing they are.
#16
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 17
Well, actually, I'm not really a woman.
#17
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 18
To be honest with you, Diane, I'm surprised.
#18
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 19
Well, maybe some of them deserved it.
#19
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 20
- The Griffin family. - Suckers.
#20
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Yeah, and you even manage to humiliate me there.
#22
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 23
Quiet, quiet, quiet. Shut up. Shut up.
#23
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 24
Peter, do you think there might be any validity to what Meg is feeling?
#24
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 25
Hm.
#25
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 26
I look at you and I see a series. We would like to put cameras in your house
#26
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If it makes her look half-human, it'll take six months off my face.
#29
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 30
The waist is still fine, you know... You can see it's still real stretchy.
#30
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 31
And a bad breakfast is the foundation of indigestion. Hey-oh!
#31
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 32
Frankly, I like the yolks. I don't... I have no problem.
#32
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 33
"My God! Wouldn't it be marvellous if I turned out to be a homosexual?"
#33
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 34
Wow! Joe, this sort of makes you like Larry from Three's Company.
#34
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 35
There's fresh seafood, good prices.
#35
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 36
- Meg, put your bib on. - I don't wanna wear a bib.
#36
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 37
Meg, you're the one that got us on TV in the first place.
#37
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 38
But everyone loves the rest of you. Lois, women 25 to 49 see you as a role model.
#38
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 39
- Oh, sorry I'm late, Mr... - Here.
#39
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 40
- Sorry. We have to keep this brief. - Why are we here?
#40
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 41
"It spun in. There were no survivors."
#41
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 42
We're gonna be late! Why won't you talk to me?!
#42
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 43
Uh, when did he die?
#43
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 44
who the hell decided tulips were so great?
#44
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 45
but we usually have breakfast naked and I'm allowed to videotape it.
#45
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 46
You're the one with your hand up my backside.
#46
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 47 #47 Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 48 #48 Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 49
We don't get many of you molten-rock men in here.
#49
Recap of Family Guy Season 2 Episode 12 (S02E12) - 50
Me too. She's like that dorky Baldwin brother who isn't as good-Iooking or successful
#50