Math is an important element of the program as students produce work that must meet precise measurements.
*Completion of this program could lead to careers in: Machinist CNC Machinist/Programmer Tool and Die Maker Mold Maker Tooling Engineer Mechanical Engineer Industrial Engineer Manufacturing Engineer *Note: Additional education may be required.
Family Guy has also received criticism, including unfavorable comparisons to The Simpsons.
Many tie-in media have been released, including Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story, a straight-to-DVD special released in 2005; Family Guy: Live in Vegas, a soundtrack-DVD combo released in 2005, featuring music from the show as well as original music created by Mac Farlane and Walter Murphy; a video game and pinball machine, released in 20, respectively; since 2005, six books published by Harper Adult based on the Family Guy universe; and Laugh It Up, Fuzzball: The Family Guy Trilogy (2010), a series of parodies of the original Star Wars trilogy.
These include the family's neighbors: sex-crazed airline pilot bachelor Quagmire; African American deli owner Cleveland and his wife Loretta (later Donna); paraplegic police officer Joe, his wife Bonnie, their son Kevin and their baby daughter Susie; neurotic Jewish pharmacist Mort, his wife Muriel, and their geeky and annoying son Neil; and elderly child molester Herbert.
A spin-off series, The Cleveland Show, featuring Cleveland Brown, aired from September 27, 2009, to May 19, 2013.Mac Farlane pitched a seven-minute pilot to Fox in 1998, and the show was greenlit and began production.Shortly after the third season of Family Guy had aired in 2002, Fox canceled the series with one episode left unaired.The series centers on the Griffins, a family consisting of parents Peter and Lois; their children, Meg, Chris, and Stewie; and their anthropomorphic pet dog, Brian.The show is set in the fictional city of Quahog, Rhode Island, and exhibits much of its humor in the form of metafictional cutaway gags that often lampoon American culture.