Family Guy isn't awful. It's just usually in poor taste most of the time. It does remind me of All in the Family. It just takes shots at the old shows like that while paying homage to them. There are much worse shows on tv. For instance- NCIS Los Angeles. Spin offs always stink.
Everyone loves Raymond is offensive to me. It is one of those shows that really feeds into the whole sexist mentality that all men are stupid and everything is their fault. Raymond is the constant scapegoat with everything being his fault. On a positive note, in many of the episodes at the very end you find out that he isn't the only one and that his wife shares the responsibility for many of that things that are "his" fault.
"Josh, some honest advice: I saw what you looked like in that pottery video (veeery creepy, btw), and you're still pretty Gollum-looking. Maybe a little more body fat would fill out that fourteen-year-old physique. Also, how many reps do you do…"
"I listen to podcasts..similar to iTunesU (just heard of this gonna take a gander).
-Dan Carlin - Common Sense
-Any of the How Stuff Works
-The Suave Lover podcast
-Sex Nerd Sandra
and a few others, but those are the main.…"
"The worry is not that the US is responsible for the India-Pakistan conflict (!), but that when Pax America dies, it will not be replaced by Pax Relatively Benign Country, or Pax Bad Country, but Pax Nobody.
It turns out not to be the case…"