A TV show centered around macho everyman, his loving wife, and their three precocious children.
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 Jim (182 episodes, 2001-2009)
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 Cheryl (182 episodes, 2001-2009)
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 Andy (182 episodes, 2001-2009)
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 Ruby (182 episodes, 2001-2009)
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 Gracie (182 episodes, 2001-2009)
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 Dana (165 episodes, 2001-2009)
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 Kyle (102 episodes, 2004-2009)
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A TV show centered around macho everyman, his loving wife, and their three precocious children.

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Live dangerously. Start a family. See more »

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Comedy | Romance

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TV-PG | See all certifications »

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3 October 2001 (USA)  »

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Trivia

Originally, there were going to be twin boys, Sam and Ben Roberts. Unfortunately, they didn't get the part, but they were in Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003). See more »

Goofs

The series is set in Chicago, and in the one episode, Jim buys the cemetery plot next to Bronko Nagurski's grave. Bronko Nagurski is buried in International Falls, Minnesota. See more »

Quotes

Cheryl: [on Jim's behavior] He's brilliant. He's pretending to be a moron to cover up being a jackass.
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Connections

Referenced in Cinematic Titanic: Legacy of Blood (2008) See more »

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Love the show
16 May 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Please do not take this show off the air...my family loves it, and there is 7 that watch it....Jim is so funny and so is Andy....Please we need more comedies, less realities and especially less hospital shows, now another one is coming on. Real life can be so upsetting with the war, the killings, the rapes; that a half hour of laughter just brightens up everyones day. According to Jim is a real down to earth show, with different things our family can relate to. There are several people at work that watch to show and we discuss on our break. The kids add to the show also. Please for the sake of all the wrongs in the world, lets keep some laughter on television.


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