An animated TV program that revolves around a family obsessed with doing the "right" thing environmentally, politically and socially.
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 Gerald Goode (13 episodes, 2009)
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 Helen Goode / ... (13 episodes, 2009)
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 Bliss Goode / ... (13 episodes, 2009)
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 Ubuntu / ... (13 episodes, 2009)
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 Charlie (13 episodes, 2009)
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 Ray Johnson / ... (13 episodes, 2009)
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 Margo / ... (11 episodes, 2009)
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 Penny / ... (8 episodes, 2009)
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An animated TV program that revolves around a family obsessed with doing the "right" thing environmentally, politically and socially.

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The main character in the show Gerald Goode was loosely based off of a character in Beavis and Butt-Head (1993) named Mr. Van Driessen. See more »

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The little show that tried
17 May 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I'd like to say something nice about this show before I say something bad about it. First off, I love the idea of this show. It's basically the reverse of Mike Judge's previous shows such as the hilarious Beavis & Butt-head and the somewhat funny King of the Hill, which poked fun at rednecks and idiots. The Goode Family instead pokes fun at P.C. environmentalist liberals. This is an idea that I have not seen anywhere else, and in reality it should make a great show.

But it doesn't. Much of the humor falls flat. I don't know how else to describe this show, but it's just not that funny. It has it's moments, but so far it's been disappointing to me. Mike Judge is better than this. This show has a lot of potential, but in the first season it certainly hasn't met that potential.

However, I don't hate this show. I want to see it succeed because I still like the idea and want to see Mike Judge make a terrific show. Fortunately I think it's been picked up for another season, so we'll wait and see what happens.

The show isn't bad enough that I won't watch it. The upside is that it's not obnoxious, like King of the Hill sometimes was. Though The Goode Family isn't great, I'm still hoping it will get better. It still has time to fix it's previous flaws. It could even become as good as Daria was(which was a spin off of Beavis & Butt-head).

I give this show a 5 because it's worth watching, but just barely.


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