TV Club: The Middle: “Not Your Brother’s Drop Off” / The Goldbergs: “A Kick-Ass Risky Business Party”
The Middle: “Not Your Brother’s Drop Off”
It’s been a few months since we last checked in with the Heck family, but given the way things played out over the course of last season, there was precious little chance that this season would kick off in any way other than with Sue being completely beside herself with excitement about starting college, and – no surprise here – The Middle did not disappoint on that front.
After literally spending the entire summer packing and prepping for her entry into higher education, Sue’s down to the last six days before her departure when we first really get into the episode, and she’s practically a whirling dervish of excitement at this point. Axl, however, is decidedly less thrilled about her impending arrival at what was previously only his college, and he’d just as soon bail out on the whole family …