American Dad! - Episode Guide

Episodes » Season 1
Tot. Ep. # Title Original Airdate Production Code Media
1 101 Pilot February 6, 2005 1AJN01 Links (4)

Steve finds himself unable to score with Lisa Silver, a sexy cheerleader, so Stan helps him by rigging the school election to name him student body president. Meanwhile, Francine cuts off Roger's junk food supply, and Roger uses Hayley to get his fix by writing her term papers.

2 102 Threat Levels May 1, 2005 1AJN02 Links (3)

After a deadly virus scare, Francine wishes to do more with her life and becomes a realtor, making Stan feel insecure. Meanwhile, Hayley uses one of the houses in her mother's portfolio to set up a homeless shelter, though Steve wants to stage fights between the homeless.

3 103 Stan Knows Best May 8, 2005 1AJN03 Links (3)

Hayley takes a job as a stripper after moving into her boyfriend's van and being financially cut off by Stan. Meanwhile, Steve claims that Roger is his horribly disfigured burn-victim sister in order to gain sympathy from and ask out a girl to the school dance.

4 104 Francine's Flashback May 15, 2005 1AJN05 Links (3)

After forgetting his anniversary, Stan arranges to have the last 20 hours of Francine's memory erased, but a bungling technician accidentally erases 20 years, making Francine think she's a wild and carefree teenager from 1985.

5 105 Roger Codger June 5, 2005 1AJN04 Links (3)

When Roger slips into a coma after being told off by Stan, the Smiths think he's dead and dispose of his body. While the family copes with their "loss," Roger awakens in a landfill and journeys home, finding himself being pursued by the CIA.

6 106 Homeland Insecurity June 12, 2005 1AJN06 Links (3)

Stan learns his new neighbors are Iranian and immediately suspects that they are terrorists. Meanwhile, Roger tries to discover any hidden alien powers he may have while Steve is left at the mercy of the Scout Rangers.

7 107 Deacon Stan, Jesus Man June 19, 2005 1AJN07 Links (3)

Stan, wanting to beat his rival at something, volunteers to become a replacement deacon against him after the previous deacon died. Meanwhile, Roger is going through his reproductive cycle and, in the process, accidentally impregnates Steve.

8 108 Bullocks to Stan September 11, 2005 1AJN09 Links (3)

Stan finds Deputy Director Bullock, his supervisor, starting a relationship with Hayley. However, he can't risk saying or doing anything about it because he's up for a promotion at the CIA. Meanwhile, Steve finds Dick Cheney's BlackBerry and uses the contact numbers to play pranks on political figures.

9 109 A Smith in the Hand September 18, 2005 1AJN10 Links (3)

Stan decides to teach Steve sex ed himself, teaching him the "evils" of masturbation. However, Stan suffers an embarrassing accident, and his ointment use turns into an addiction to masturbation. Meanwhile, Roger becomes a bartender after Hayley insults him about doing nothing but watch sleazy reality shows on TV.

10 110 All About Steve September 25, 2005 1AJN08 Links (4)

Stan discovers and is ashamed of Steve's geekiness and disowns him, only to discover he needs his help to catch a cyber-terrorist on an online game. Meanwhile, Roger tries to find a suitable job that will allow him to interact with humans.

11 111 Con Heir October 2, 2005 1AJN11 Links (4)

After his father's death, Stan reveals to his family that he was not his father at all; his real father is a master spy...or is he? Francine is willing to find out. Meanwhile, Steve goes out with his pseudo-grandfather's elderly friend.

12 112 Stan of Arabia: Part 1 November 6, 2005 1AJN12 Links (4)

After doing a terrible job standing in for Jay Leno at Bullock's anniversary roast, Stan is reassigned to Saudi Arabia. While his family begins to go through hell, Stan discovers all of his greatest fantasies come true under the male-dominated society.

13 113 Stan of Arabia: Part 2 November 13, 2005 1AJN13 Links (3)

Stan has renounced his American citizenship to live in Saudi Arabia, though his family finds themselves in their own awkward situations that lead them to getting sentenced to death by stoning. Meanwhile, Roger is wooed by an Arab prince.

14 114 Stannie Get Your Gun November 20, 2005 1AJN14 Links (3)

Stan and Hayley attempt to bond, but things are difficult due to Stan's obsession with guns. In the process, Hayley herself accidentally shoots Stan and paralyzes him. Meanwhile, Roger takes revenge on Steve for eating his cookie by convincing him he's adopted.

15 115 Star Trek November 27, 2005 1AJN15 Links (2)

Steve writes a novel based on Roger and becomes famous. His parents try to exploit his fame and wealth for personal gain, leading to Steve divorcing himself from them. Meanwhile, Roger tries to kill Steve after realizing how unflattering his books are.

16 116 Not Particularly Desperate Housewife December 18, 2005 1AJN16 Links (2)

Francine tries to join an organization to feel accepted, only to discover she must cheat on Stan to become a member. Meanwhile, Stan and Roger fight over the attention of an adorable little dog, and Hayley locks Steve and Klaus in her closet.

17 117 Rough Trade January 8, 2006 1AJN17 Links (2)

Stan and Roger experience life in each other's shoes in a Freaky Friday-type switch. As a result, Roger becomes a car salesman while Stan stays around at home all day, both realizing these lives aren't all they're cracked up to be.

18 118 Finances with Wolves January 29 , 2006 1AJN18 Links (3)

Stan gets a hefty bonus at work and uses it on himself while Francine opens a muffin shop without Stan's approval. Now without a housewife at home, Stan puts Klaus's brain back into a human body. Klaus's brain in the human body flushes dead Klaus down the toilet and kidnaps Stan. Stan, still tied up, is expected to stop the human body from stealing Francine. Meanwhile, Steve is convinced he's becoming a werewolf.

19 119 It's Good to Be Queen February 26, 2006 1AJN19 Links (3)

Stan seeks revenge for being the focus of a prank during his high school years by showing off that he married Francine, who is the homecoming queen. However, when her title is revealed to be a mistake, Stan's pride gets the best of him and goes out with the real queen.

20 120 Roger 'n' Me April 23, 2006 2AJN01 Links (3)

Stan and Roger become best friends in Atlantic City, taking their friendship to a whole new, unexpected level. They then learn that what happens in Atlantic City doesn't necessarily stay there. Meanwhile, Haley and Steve conspire to break up a good-looking couple.

21 121 Helping Handis April 30, 2006 2AJN02 Links (3)

Stan wants Steve to be popular and goes to desperate measures by giving him steroids. However, things don't turn out as he expects when Steve grows breasts. Meanwhile, Francine is determined to start a new career as a surgeon.

22 122 With Friends Like Steve's May 7, 2006 2AJN03 Links (4)

After Steve shows a lack of interest in Stan's job, Stan replaces him with Barry, Steve's obese friend, who is in fact malicious (without his medication) and plots to replace him completely. Meanwhile, Roger does an impressive keg stand and becomes a fraternity brother.

23 123 Tears of a Clooney May 14, 2006 2AJN04 Links (3)

Haunted by memories of George Clooney, Francine resolves to win his heart with the intention of breaking it. However, her plan is sabotaged. Meanwhile, Roger builds a vineyard and starts up a private sweat shop using foster children and Hayley suffers from an unknown disease.