A family comedy told through the separate stories of different family members.
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Episodes 21 and 22 of season 1 are combined into one extended episode. Instead of four stories in a 20-minute episode, the season's finale consists of eight stories in a 40-minute episode. See more
The show opens with the printed tag line, "One Big Family. Four Short Stories.". This is a pun. Each episode consists of four complete stories, presented one at a time. But also, the name of the family is "Short". So the four segments that make up each episode aren't just short stories. They're Short stories. See more
Referenced in Jeopardy!: Episode #33.162