Stan gets fed up with Francine's Asian adoptive parents and sets out to find her real parents, and Steve injures himself with fireworks trying to impress a girl.



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Episode credited cast:
Francine Smith (voice)
Steve Smith (voice)
Hayley Smith (voice)
Klaus (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Snot Lonstein (voice)
Paramedic (voice)
Mah Mah (voice)
Bah Bah (voice)
Mr. Dawson (voice)
Terri Lyn Rodriguez ...
Lindsay Coolidge (voice) (as Terri Rodriguez)
Toshi Yoshida (voice)
Gardener (voice)
Mrs. Dawson (voice)
Barry Robinson (voice)


Stan becomes fed up with Francine's adopted parents always stopping by unannounced so he sets out to find her real ones. Meanwhile Steve tries to impress a girl with a series of extreme stunts and almost loses a thumb in the process! No thanks to that stupid crow; WHY CROW? WHY!? Written by Anonymous

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Animation | Comedy



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4 November 2007 (USA)  »

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Steve uses a peephole in the front door to determine Francine's surrogate parents are visiting. However in any opening theme Season 4 and afterward, you can clearly see there is no peephole as Francine kisses Stan every morning. See more »


Francine Smith: You were right, Stan. I want to meet my real parents.
Stan Smith: Don't worry, honey. I'll find them, no matter how long it takes. They'll be here at 6:00.
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The One With Francine's Parents...
19 October 2015 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

I absolutely love this episode. It's so funny. I love that the situation of adoption was backwards. I mean that an Asian family adopted a Caucasian baby, instead of the other way around.

In this episode, Stan gets super fed up, and annoyed with Francine's adopted parents. Because they always stop by unannounced, but then again, don't all relatives. Anyway, so to end this irritating situation, Stan goes to try, and find Francine's birth parents. Francine is happy to meet them once she finds out that everything in her parents' will is left to their biological daughter. When they find Francine's birth parents, it turns out that they're great, and rich. But in the end, Francine decided to go back to her adoptive parents, and the reason for the will is revealed. Meanwhile, Steve tries to impress a girl with extreme, and idiotic stunts.

Newspaper Headline: Car radio turned up as girls approach.

Overall, I give this episode an 8 out of 10, which in my ratings book is: Awesome.

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