American Dad!: Season 1, Episode 1

Pilot (6 Feb. 2005)

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In order to help him get a girlfriend, Stan rigs the school election to make Steve class president. Things go awry when the powers of his new position go to his head.

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Francine Smith (voice)
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In order to help him get a girlfriend, Stan rigs the school election to make Steve class president. Things go awry when the powers of his new position go to his head.

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When Roger enters the basement to find the Jack-in-the-box Man tied up, they are both startled and shout. However, the Jack-in-the-box Man emits Roger's voice and Roger emits the Jack-in-the-box Man's voice. See more »

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Stanley Smith: Francine, you be very careful out there today, we're at terror alert orange! Which means something might go down somewhere in some way at some point in time.
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Stanley Smith: So look sharp!
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Hilarious!
11 August 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I didn't know what to expect from American Dad, but it's certainly quite funny. I thought this would be a ripoff of Family Guy, but this show uses a different brand of humor. It doesn't make fun of pop culture, but uses humor to create zany situations. I like how they make Stan over-the-top and way too caring about the CIA.

This pilot episode is about Stan and his wackiness. He uses his power to get his son, Steve voted in as class president. But as president, Steve goes above and beyond with his power.

There were many hilarious moments in this show. I liked the confrontation between God and George W. Bush. I think the alien and the German goldfish are quite funny.

Overall, this is a hilarious start to a surprisingly funny series. I truly like this kind of humor. I rate this episode 9/10.


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