Season Review-Raising Hope Season 1

Overall: 7.0-good
Really inconsistent, some really terrible but some great episodes.
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Raising Hope (2010 TV Series)
Episode: Pilot (2010)
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When well-meaning 23-year-old Jimmy Chance has a one-night stand with a wanted felon, he ends up being a dad to a bouncing baby girl... (22 mins.)
“ 7.0-good ” - whifferrack
 
2.
Raising Hope (2010 TV Series)
Episode: Dead Tooth (2010)
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When Jimmy returns to work, he hires Sabrina's cousin Shelley - a/k/a "Dead Tooth" - to babysit Hope. Meanwhile, Burt tries to get Virginia to quit smoking. (22 mins.)
“ 6.0-ok ” - whifferrack
 
3.
Raising Hope (2010 TV Series)
Episode: Dream Hoarders (2010)
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When Jimmy "teaches" Hope to crawl, the family must baby-proof the house and find new places to store their belongings... (22 mins.)
“ 5.0-bad ” - whifferrack
 
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Raising Hope (2010 TV Series)
Episode: Say Cheese (2010)
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Jimmy is delighted when Sabrina accepts to pay him a visit. None of his family wants to help make a good impression... (22 mins.)
“ 5.5-bad ” - whifferrack
 
5.
Raising Hope (2010 TV Series)
Episode: Happy Halloween (2010)
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Sabrina's boyfriend can't make it to the deli guy's Halloween party, so Jimmy offers to put on his costume and go in his place... (22 mins.)
“ 7.0-good ” - whifferrack
 
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Raising Hope (2010 TV Series)
Episode: Family Secrets (2010)
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Jimmy receives a box with videotapes of Hope's mother from prison but he is not sure if Hope should see them. Virginia thinks children do not always have to know the truth. (22 mins.)
“ 6.5-ok ” - whifferrack
 
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Raising Hope (2010 TV Series)
Episode: The Sniffles (2010)
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When the doctor refuses to comment on Hope's symptoms, probably just a cold, without insurance data... (22 mins.)
“ 8.0-great ” - whifferrack
 
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Raising Hope (2010 TV Series)
Episode: Blue Dots (2010)
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After it becomes painfully clear that Hope starts imitating her canine companions in the day care center... (22 mins.)
“ 8.0-great ” - whifferrack
 
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Raising Hope (2010 TV Series)
Episode: Meet the Grandparents (2010)
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Jimmy wants Hope's first Thanksgiving to be an all-American traditional family dinner, not the Chances' mere pizza... (22 mins.)
“ 7.5-good ” - whifferrack
 
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Raising Hope (2010 TV Series)
Episode: Burt Rocks (2010)
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Every year, supermarket manager Barney must chose an act for the 'Grocery-Palooza', a free show for the customers... (22 mins.)
“ 6.0-ok ” - whifferrack
 
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Raising Hope (2010 TV Series)
Episode: Toy Story (2010)
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Jimmy refuses to let Burt sell the last of the stock of hottest toy he arranges each Christmas, demanding it for Hope... (22 mins.)
“ 8.0-great ” - whifferrack
 
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Raising Hope (2010 TV Series)
Episode: Romeo and Romeo (2011)
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Jimmy is delighted when he finally meets fellow single father in the supermarket, so he agrees with Justin their kids should get play dates... (22 mins.)
“ 7.0-good ” - whifferrack
 
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Raising Hope (2010 TV Series)
Episode: A Germ of a Story (2011)
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Jimmy lets hygiene-obsessed Sabrina and her detection use of the store's black-light to identify counterfeit... (22 mins.)
“ 8.5-great ” - whifferrack
 
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Raising Hope (2010 TV Series)
Episode: What Up, Cuz? (2011)
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The Chances get caught in Virginia's web of lies when her cousin Delilah, whom she told Maw-Maw was dead... (22 mins.)
“ 5.0-bad ” - whifferrack
 
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Raising Hope (2010 TV Series)
Episode: Snip Snip (2011)
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Barely reconciled with having to help care for Jimmy's baby, Burt and Virginia realize their unsafe sex is no longer acceptable... (22 mins.)
“ 6.5-ok ” - whifferrack
 
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Raising Hope (2010 TV Series)
Episode: The Cultish Personality (2011)
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The Chances prepare to host once more Burt's cousin Mike, a hopeless loser even by their standards. Yet they find him a changed man... (22 mins.)
“ 7.5-good ” - whifferrack
 
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Raising Hope (2010 TV Series)
Episode: Mongooses (2011)
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Realizing the three adult Chances are klutzes and a danger to themselves, Jimmy worries whether Hope will be taken care of after an accident... (22 mins.)
“ 6.0-ok ” - whifferrack
 
18.
Raising Hope (2010 TV Series)
Episode: Cheaters (2011)
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Jimmy hopes gullible Sabrina's boyfriend Wyatt may be cheating on her in college, so he insists to go with her to Wyatt's frat's wild costume party... (22 mins.)
“ 8.5-great ” - whifferrack
 
19.
Raising Hope (2010 TV Series)
Episode: Sleep Training (2011)
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Jimmy's initial shrugging of sneers not to pick up Hope whenever she cries turns after his parents explain... (22 mins.)
“ 6.5-ok ” - whifferrack
 
20.
Raising Hope (2010 TV Series)
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To flirt or not to flirt, that is the question. (22 mins.)
“ 8.0-great ” - whifferrack
 
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Raising Hope (2010 TV Series)
Episode: Baby Monitor (2011)
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Supermarket branch manager Barney tells the team he lost out each year 'despite best ideas' in the chain's annual commercial competition... (22 mins.)
“ 9.0-amazing ” - whifferrack
 
22.
Raising Hope (2010 TV Series)
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Jimmy doesn't mind at 23 sharing his birthday with Maw Maw, although it was hell as a kid, when she had lots of friends and he none... (22 mins.)
“ 8.5-great ” - whifferrack