Brian gets a gig writing for a teen magazine about the average American girl, but when he starts trailing Meg for research he discovers that her desperate attempts at dating have led her to a guy in the slammer. When Brian tries to expose Meg's secret to the family, he finds that her boyfriend, Luke, has broken out of jail and has been hiding in the Griffin's house. Written by
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When Meg fills the pillow sack with soda cans and attacks the other kids is a nod to Sean Penn in the film Bad Boys. See more
This is the first episode where the door between the kitchen and living room is gone once again for good. It only lasted in that position for 6 episodes. See more
Hold on Lois, this is some serious parenting. I'm going to go put on my Cosby sweater.
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