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TV Episodes The Best Episodes of Black-ish  

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There are so many funny episodes of Black-ish, but which ones really stand out? Do you like "First and Last" the best, or is "THE Word" your favorite episode of Black-ish? To determine once and for all what the best episodes of Black-ish are, let's rank every Black-ish episode from best to worst.

Black-ish in an American sitcom starring Anthony Anderson as Andre "Dre" Johnson Sr., Tracee Ellis Ross as Dr. Rainbow "Bow" Johnson, and Laurence Fishburne as Andre's father. Black-ish, which premiered on September 24, 2014, won an AFI award for its first season, and has also been recognized by the Primetime Emmy Awards, Golden Globes, and at the Producers Guild Awards ("Episodic Television").

Vote up your favorite episodes of Black-ish, and downvote any bad episodes that you really didn't enjoy, despite how much you love the series as a whole. It can be painful to put one Black-ish episode over the other when there are so many good ones, which is why you can vote on however many episodes you like.

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1
38 8
Hope is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Episodes of Black-ish
Season 2 Episode 16: Dre and Bow talk to their kids about a court verdict.

2
35 6
THE Word is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Episodes of Black-ish
Season 2 Episode 1: Dre and Bow work to keep Jack from school expulsion.

3
30 7
Crime and Punishment is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Episodes of Black-ish
Season 1 Episode 5: Jack disobeys, and Dre and Rainbow consider a spanking.

4
22 3
The Nod is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Episodes of Black-ish
Season 1 Episode 3: Dre sets out to expand Andre Jr's social circle.

5
27 7
LEMONS is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Episodes of Black-ish
Season 3 Episode 12: Tensions run high after the presidential election.

6
20 4
The Dozens is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Episodes of Black-ish
Season 1 Episode 15: Dre schools Andre Jr. in "The Dozens" when he faces a bully at school.

7
13 2
Black Santa/White Christmas is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Episodes of Black-ish
Season 1 Episode 10: Dre campaigns to be the new Santa at the annual Christmas party.

8
15 4
Pilot is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Episodes of Black-ish
Season 1 Episode 1: Andre and Rainbow find there is a price to pay for spoiling your kids.

9
17 6
Pops' Pops' Pops is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Episodes of Black-ish
Season 1 Episode 24: In the season finale, the Johnsons take a trip into 1920s Harlem.

10
12 2
Sprinkles is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Episodes of Black-ish
Season 3 Episode 24: Dre's plans for Bow's baby shower are put on hold.

11
16 6
The Talk is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Episodes of Black-ish
Season 1 Episode 2: Dre wants to teach Andre Jr. the birds and the bees.

12
12 3
The Peer-ent Trap is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Episodes of Black-ish
Season 1 Episode 21: When Zoey stages a mini-rebellion, Dre and Bow clash over how to handle it.

13
14 5
Old Digger is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Episodes of Black-ish
Season 2 Episode 12: Dre and Bow meet the new man in Ruby's life.

14
9 1
Liberal Arts is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Episodes of Black-ish
Season 3 Episode 23: Dre tearfully drops Zoey off at college orientation.

15
12 4
Being Bow-racial is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Episodes of Black-ish
Season 3 Episode 8: Bow addresses feelings about her biracial identity.

16
9 2
One Angry Man is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Episodes of Black-ish
Season 3 Episode 16: Dre is a juror in an open-and-shut case.

17
10 3
Martin Luther SKiing Day is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Episodes of Black-ish
Season 1 Episode 12: Dre tries to teach the kids the importance of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

18
7 1
Chop Shop is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Episodes of Black-ish
Season 2 Episode 8: Bow prepares for the Johnson annual Christmas card.

19
9 3
Advance to Go (Collect $200) is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Episodes of Black-ish
Season 4 Episode 4: The competition gets intense during family game night.

20
10 5
Good Dre Hunting is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Episodes of Black-ish
Season 3 Episode 13: Bow convinces a begrudging Dre to try therapy.

21
5 0
Jack of All Trades is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Episodes of Black-ish
Season 3 Episode 6: Ruby is convinced that Diane is possessed.

22
5 0
Their Eyes Were Watching Scree... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Episodes of Black-ish
Season 3 Episode 11: Dre and Bow make their home an internet-free zone.

23
8 3
Daddy Dre-Care is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Episodes of Black-ish
Season 2 Episode 23: Dre has to care for the family when they get sick.

24
9 4
Switch Hitting is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Episodes of Black-ish
Season 1 Episode 20: Dre is challenged over his street cred.

25
7 3
I'm A Survivor is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Episodes of Black-ish
Season 3 Episode 15: Dre returns to Compton and reunites with his old crew.