It received a mixed reception from critics, the more-negative reviews criticizing the overuse of cutaways and the more positive praising its story-based episodes.
The seventh season contains some of the series' most acclaimed episodes (including "Road to Germany" and "Family Gay") and controversial episodes like "420", which caused the Venezuelan government to ban the show from its networks.
The show features the voices of series creator Seth Mac Farlane, Alex Borstein, Seth Green, and Mila Kunis in the roles of the Griffin family.
Eventually, Stewie and Brian steal (and destroy) the record.
The family's evil-genius baby Stewie, their anthropromorphic pet dog Brian, their sexually-active neighbor Glenn Quagmire, Peter's father-in-law Carter Pewterschmidt, local doctor Elmer Hartman and local news anchor Tom Tucker were also voiced by Mac Farlane.
Other members of the family include Peter's responsible-but-rebellious wife, Lois (voiced by Alex Borstein); their self-loathing teenage daughter, Meg (voiced by Mila Kunis) and their socially-awkward teenage son, Chris (voiced by Seth Green).
The season premiered September 28, 2008 with the episode "Love, Blactually" airing on Fox Broadcasting Company in the United States.
During the sixth season of the show, episodes of Family Guy and American Dad!