The Middle Season 8
The Middle season 8 started airing on Tuesday, October 11, 2016. Get a brief email if and when the next season is announced. Make sure to come back to episode.guide where we’ll have season recap and discussion.
List of Episodes
most recent episode S8E23 Fight or Flight
The season consists of 23 episodes.
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The Middle wraps its run as TV's most perpetually underrated comedy - via Vox
I caught up with a good portion of the ninth and final season over the past few weeks, however, and while the show wasn’t at the level of the best seasons of its run (roughly the third through fifth, with honorable mentions to the second and sixth), it was still telling small-scale, thoughtful stories about what it means to live with not quite enough money in the United States.
The Middle Gave the Hecks the Send-Off They Deserved - via Tvguide
"You're like my arm or something, like having to suddenly learn to write with your left hand," he said. Sue joined them, and she and Axl finally had the moment she'd been craving where they reminisced about the times they had growing up. That's when Sue explained to her brother why she was so happy being the middle child.
'The Middle' series finale recap: Tears, laughs, and one last road trip - via Usatoday
With that, it’s back to the present, as the Hecks drive by a cornfield that looks like the one in the opening credits. Brick, caught between bickering Axl and Sue, laments, “This is why I don’t want to sit in the middle.” He then whispers: “The middle.”
Heck, yes! ABC's 'The Middle' rides, with backseat bickering, into the Midwest sunset - via Usatoday
“It’s saying goodbye to an old pal. The nice green walls of the Heck house … I don’t know if it was always the same, but it was always messy. I guess that’s it. It’s nothing to cry about, right?” Flynn muses, before adding definitively: "We’re definitely going to cry.”
ABC's 'The Middle' still going strong in final season - via Newsadvance
Axl, who recently graduated from college and has been on the slow road to actual adulthood this season, was a high school jock who, in the series’ early years, was often lazy, selfish and self-centered.