Group Speech Outline
: He’s too Sexy For His Fat
: Family Guy Intro: 1:38
Although canceled by FOX about three years ago,
, a show created by
Seth MacFarlane, has remained a popular, animated comedy.
In fact, the show is still so
well liked that FOX has officially announced its return, broadcasting all new episodes
beginning on May 1
Most likely, this can be attributed to the huge sales of
Perhaps many of you have purchased them yourselves and watched the
particular episode contained in the second season we will be addressing today entitled,
“He’s Too Sexy for His Fat.”
Originally aired on June 27, 2000, this episode is a response to society’s
obsession with appearance.
In the show, Chris, the son, starts to skip gym class because
he is self-conscious about his body.
His mother, Lois makes him low-fat meals, while his
father, Peter, tries to convince him to get liposuction.
Although Chris doesn’t go for the
plastic surgery, Peter does, resulting in special treatment from people almost everywhere,
even as far as joining “The Beautiful People Club.”
Whereas in old times it was considered attractive and a sign of wealth to be plump
and pale since only peasants were thin and tan, today, as we all know, it is the exact
Now more than ever, people are dieting and paying thousands of dollars to be
For example, cover headlines in magazines include: “Shrink your body in 4 weeks”