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The Best Seasons of 'American Dad'  

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Good morning, USA! For this poll we're ranking the best seasons of American Dad, with the help of your votes. Fans will also enjoy Roger's best personas and funniest newspaper headlines from the opening sequenceWhat season of American Dad really had you hooked? The Smith family is a wealth of amazing characters, particularly Roger and Steve. The older seasons of American Dad that aired on Fox had some great moments, including Stan's first time killing a man, but the new American Dad seasons on TBS have been really good too. Many will even say that American Dad is a funnier show than creator Seth MacFarlane's original hit, Family Guy.

Vote up your top American Dad seasons and downvote any that you felt were a little dry. Make sure you don't downvote any seasons if you haven't seen all the episodes, or else Stelio Kontos will visit you at work and beat you up.

American Dad! - Season 5 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Seasons of 'American Dad'
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American Dad - Season 5

The fifth season of American Dad! premiered on September 28, 2008, and contains 20 episodes. This season features a new opening sequence.

This season features several unforgettable episodes including: "One Little Word," "Phantom of the Telethon," and "Jack's Back."

Memorable moments from Season 5 include:

  • Roger struggles with alcoholism.
  • Roger suggests the CIA telethon to Stan.
  • Steve and Roger play Wheels and the Legman.
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American Dad! - Season 4 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Seasons of 'American Dad'
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American Dad - Season 4

The fourth season of American Dad! premiered on September 30, 2007, and contains 16 episodes. This season finds the Smiths dealing with their inner selves.

This season features several unforgettable episodes including: "Meter Made," "Big Trouble in Little Langley," and "Widowmaker."

Memorable moments from Season 4 include:

  • Stan uses Hayley's mental programming.
  • Stan returns to Earth.
  • Stan goes head-to-head against The Tearjerker.
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American Dad! - Season 6 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Seasons of 'American Dad'
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American Dad - Season 6

The sixth season of American Dad! premiered on September 27, 2009, and contains 18 episodes. This season showcases alternate versions of the characters.

This season features several unforgettable episodes including: "Home Adrone," "Shallow Vows," and "May the Best Stan Win."

Memorable moments from Season 6 include:

  • Francine lets herself go to test Stan's love
  • Cyborg future Stan steals Francine.
  • Roger joins the police.
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American Dad! - Season 3 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Seasons of 'American Dad'
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American Dad - Season 3

The third season of American Dad! premiered on September 10, 2006, and contains 19 episodes. This season sees marriage games with an alien, an immersion into a refugee camp, the U.S. president's visit, an end-of-the-world scare, and a CIA operation to spy on neighbors. 

This season features several unforgettable episodes including: "The American Dad After School Special," "Dungeons and Wagons," and "A.T. the Abusive Terrestrial."

Memorable moments from Season 3 include:

  • Roger and Francine role play.
  • President George Bush comes to visit.
  • Stan learns the secret of Francine's rose garden.
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