American Dad!: Season 3, Episode 2

Meter Made (7 Oct. 2007)

TV Episode  |  TV-14  |   |  Animation, Comedy
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A court-imposed sentence forces Stan to perform community service as a meter maid, which provides him with an opportunity to provide Francine with the home of her dreams.



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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Francine Smith (voice)
Steve Smith (voice)
Hayley Smith (voice)
Klaus (voice)
Mike Barker ...
Muffled Guy (voice)
Maitre D' Green Bonneville (voice)
Belmonpan (voice)
Art Teacher (voice)
Rick Podell ...
Meter Maid (voice)
Kristy (voice)
Robby Takac ...


After a string of bad luck and aggravation Stan assaults a Meter Made, forcing him to perform a stint of community service as, what else, a Meter Made. He soon discovers the power that comes with that position and wastes no time abusing it for his own benefit. Written by Anonymous

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Violations included on the parking violation when Stan is ticketed are "Check this box if the car is a piece of crap" and "vehicle smells funny". See more »


While Francine is wearing her dress her shoes are flats that match the dress color, But when she strips to her underwear she's wearing black heels. See more »


Stan Smith: Hi. We don't have a reservation, but I'm Stan Smith.
Maitre D' Green Bonneville: Pf!
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Spoofs The Shield (2002) See more »


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Performed by Dean Martin
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The One With The Nude Painting...
11 October 2015 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

I enjoyed this episode. I found it funny, and a good way to spend twenty minutes.

In this episode, Stan is angry, and frustrated, and ends up assaulting a meter-maid. For his punishment, he is sentenced to community service as a meter-maid, which I am sure you will believe when I say that Stan was not happy, at all. But, it does give him the opportunity to provide Francine with the home she's always dreamed for. Because he steals money from the pay machines. Meanwhile, Hayley poses nude for a college art class, and is very surprised to see Roger there. Hayley desperately tries to get the painting from Roger, and it gets very awkward when Klaus, and Steve get involved in the situation.

Newspaper Headline: Paper Mill To Town: "You smell weird."

Overall, I give this episode a 7 out of 10, which in my ratings book is: Great.

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