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Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends

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  Rated: 7+ (TV-PG)2004 - 20096 Seasons,Series EndedOn:  Tags:   

Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends is an animated television series that aired from August 2004 to May 2009 for a total of 79 episodes in six seasons. The premise is based on a simple question: In a world... where imaginary friends are living, tangible beings, what happens to those friends when the kids grow up? Are they abandoned, or do they live on?According to Craig McCracken, they come to Foster's, of course! A home for imaginary friends whose kids have outgrown them, Foster's is a place where friends can live together until they are adopted by a child who needs them. The show follows Mac, a shy and creative 8 year old boy, whose imaginary friend Bloo is thrown out of his home by his mother and forced to come live at Foster's. Mac doesn't want Bloo to be adopted by another kid, so it's agreed that Bloo will not be put up for adoption, provided that Mac comes to visit him every day. Bloo's egotistical, mischievous nature is the complete opposite of Mac's, and together the two cause all manner of chaos throughout the house.Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends featuring Tom Kenny and Keith Ferguson has one or more episodes streaming with subscription on Hulu, available for purchase on iTunes, available for purchase on Google Play, and 2 others. It's an animation and children show with 84 episodes over 6 seasons. Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends is no longer running and has no plans to air new episodes or seasons. It has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.7 (15,936 votes).

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74 episodes (88%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Hulu).

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81 episodes (96%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 1 other).

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#2 Ranked in Imagination TV

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Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.7 (15,936 votes). The show is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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Season 1

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Season 01, Episode 01 House Of Bloo's Part 1

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Aug 13, 2004
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House Of Bloo's Part 1 Aug 13, 2004 When Mac, a shy 8-year-old boy, is forced to give up his imaginary friend, Bloo, he finds the perfect place for him: Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends. There, they meet many of the home's residents, like Eduardo, Wilt and Coco; as well as the home's staff. Their problems appear to be solved until it is revealed that Foster's is an foster home and adoption center, and, if Mac isn't there at the time someone tries, another person could adopt Bloo. To make matters worse, a sinister plot by the evil imaginary friend Duchess, uses Mac's 13-year-old bully brother, Terrence, and puts Bloo in peril. Now Mac and his new friends from Foster's must work together to save Mac's best buddy Bloo.

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Season 01, Episode 02 House Of Bloo's Part 2

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Aug 13, 2004
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House Of Bloo's Part 2 Aug 13, 2004 When Mac, a shy 8-year-old boy, is forced to give up his imaginary friend, Bloo, he finds the perfect place for him: Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends. There, they meet many of the home's residents, like Eduardo, Wilt and Coco; as well as the home's staff. Their problems appear to be solved until it is revealed that Foster's is an foster home and adoption center, and, if Mac isn't there at the time someone tries, another person could adopt Bloo. To make matters worse, a sinister plot by the evil imaginary friend Duchess, uses Mac's 13-year-old bully brother, Terrence, and puts Bloo in peril. Now Mac and his new friends from Foster's must work together to save Mac's best buddy Bloo.

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Season 01, Episode 03 House Of Bloo's Part 3

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Aug 13, 2004
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House Of Bloo's Part 3 Aug 13, 2004 When Mac, a shy 8-year-old boy, is forced to give up his Imaginary Friend, Bloo, he finds the perfect place for him: Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends. There, they meet many of the home's residents, like Eduardo, Wilt and Coco; as well as the home's staff. Their problems appear to be solved until it is revealed that Foster's is an adoption center, and, if Mac isn't there at the time someone tries, they could adopt Bloo. To make matters worse, a sinister plot by an evil Imaginary Friend uses Mac's 13-year-old bully brother, Terrence, and puts Bloo in peril. Now Mac and his new friends from Foster's must work together to save Mac's best buddy Bloo.

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Season 01, Episode 04 Store Wars

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Aug 20, 2004
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Store Wars Aug 20, 2004 It's Madame Foster's birthday and Frankie has forgotten the one thing necessary for any party, the streamers! As Mr. Herriman orders her to go get some, Bloo, Eduardo, Mac, Wilt, and Coco tag along as well. They have five minutes left until they can leave, so they stop a one store and Frankie falls asleep in a vibrating chair and when she wakes up, everyone left to different places. Will Frankie be able to get to the party in time?

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Season 01, Episode 05 The Trouble With Scribbles

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Aug 27, 2004
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The Trouble With Scribbles Aug 27, 2004 Bloo finds out about a door in the home that everyone is forbidden to open. As he asks around about the door, no one tells him what is inside of it. However, in the middle of the night, Bloo manages to sneak to the door and open it, but will he like what he has found or will his deeds cause untold trouble?

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Season 01, Episode 06 Busted

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Sep 3, 2004
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Busted Sep 3, 2004 Mr. Herriman isn't happy about Bloo being able to stay at the home indefinitely, and is getting on the little guy's case about the rules of the house. Unfortunately, when Bloo learns that Mr. Herriman will have him ejected from the home if he doesn't toe the line, Bloo gets so stressed out that he accidentally breaks a statue of Madame Foster! Bloo and his buddies will have to fix the "busted bust" before Mr. Herriman finds out and has Bloo thrown out on the street.

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Season 01, Episode 07 Dinner Is Swerved

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Sep 10, 2004
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Dinner Is Swerved Sep 10, 2004 When Mac visits Foster's, Bloo wants to show him something up on the roof, though when it's time for them to go back downstairs, they find themselves lost and unable to get downstairs. With Bloo becoming unstable due to hunger and Mac potentially getting in more and more trouble with each passing minute, will they manage to find their way back down before it's too late?

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Season 2

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Season 02, Episode 01 Partying Is Such Sweet Soiree

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Jan 21, 2005
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Partying Is Such Sweet Soiree Jan 21, 2005 Frankie and Madame Foster are leaving for a while, so Mr. Herriman is placed in charge of the house. However, Madame Foster inadvertently gives Bloo the idea to throw a wild party, and he plans to do so without Mr. Herriman's consent. While they manage to come up with a method to distract Mr. Herriman, there is still one person that could stop the party, and that's Mac, though Bloo knows that with a little bit of sugar, Mac can be placed under control, or so he thinks.

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Season 02, Episode 02 The Big Lablooski

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Jan 28, 2005
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The Big Lablooski Jan 28, 2005 Mac drafts the gang onto Madame Foster's bowling team to help her beat her arch-rival, Jerkhins. But when Mac gets booted off his own team, he must learn the ways of the ball from a bowling guru. Meanwhile, Bloo is the best player on Foster's team, but the other team steals him by offering him a paddleball if he wins for their team. When Mac is done with his bowling lessons by the bowling guru, he comes back to Foster's team. Will Mac be good enough to beat the other team which now has Bloo or will he mess up and lose?

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Season 02, Episode 03 Where There's a Wilt There's a Way / Everyone Knows It's Bendy

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Feb 4, 2005
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Where There's a Wilt There's a Way / Everyone Knows It's Bendy Feb 4, 2005 Where There's a Wilt There's a Way:All Wilt wants to do is watch his favorite basketball game on TV, but the house's ridiculous requests and Wilt's ridiculous inability to refuse them threaten to keep him from the big game.Everyone Knows It's Bendy:A new imaginary friend has come to Foster's, but he keeps misbehaving all around the house. All other imaginary friends are taking the blame. That is, until Bloo comes up with his master plan!

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Season 02, Episode 03 Where There's a Wilt There's a Way

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Feb 4, 2005
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Where There's a Wilt There's a Way Feb 4, 2005 All Wilt wants to do is watch his favorite basketball team on TV, but the House's ridiculous...

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Season 02, Episode 04 Sight for Sore Eyes/Bloo's Brothers

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Mar 4, 2004
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Sight for Sore Eyes/Bloo's Brothers Mar 4, 2004 When a Seeing Eye Friend loses his blind kid, it's up to the Gang to find him before harm comes to his boy.

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Season 02, Episode 04 Sight For Sore Eyes / Bloo's Brothers

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Feb 4, 2005
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Sight For Sore Eyes / Bloo's Brothers Feb 4, 2005 Sight For Sore Eyes:When Ivan, a seeing eye friend, loses his blind kid, the friends try to find the boy before harm comes to the seeing eye's creator.Bloo's Brothers:Mac takes Bloo to school for show and tell. The kids love Bloo so much, that they imagine Bloos themselves. Tons of Bloos are created, and Bloo dubs them his brothers and himself leader, but will Bloo take it too far?

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Season 02, Episode 05 Cookie Dough

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Mar 4, 2005
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Cookie Dough Mar 4, 2005 When Foster's needs a new roof, Bloo bakes up a plan to sell Madame Foster's amazing cookies after his first attempt at selling lemonaid int he middle of winter failed. When they finally get enough money to buy a new roof, Bloo gets a "little" carried away and wants to become rich and make all the imaginary friends his servants! Will Bloo's business plan work, or will his treatment of the friends make his sweet success turn sour?

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Season 3

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Season 03, Episode 01 Eddie Monster

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Jul 22, 2005
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Eddie Monster Jul 22, 2005 Eduardo runs away from the home to prove that he's not a coward. Meanwhile, Terrence is looking for an imaginary friend to compete in the Extreme-O-Saur Battle, and he comes across Eduardo. Terrence uses him to fight against huge imaginary friends at the dumpster. Mac, Bloo, Wilt, and Coco must search for Eduardo.

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Season 03, Episode 02 Hiccy Burp

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Sep 5, 2005
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Hiccy Burp Sep 5, 2005 Richie Wildebrat, a kid at Mac's School, keeps braging about his imaginary friend, Blake Superior, and he keeps bragging about him winning the imaginary friend talent show pageant. Mac wants to beat him so it can end Richie's bragging, so he asks Bloo to enter in the pageant, but Bloo doesn't want to, then he gets the hiccups, which Blake says is ridiculous, so Bloo enters. How is Bloo going to beat Blake Superior with his hiccups?

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Season 03, Episode 03 Camp Keep A Good Mac Down

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Sep 9, 2005
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Camp Keep A Good Mac Down Sep 9, 2005 Mac and Bloo ask Mr. Herriman to go camping out in the wilderness. Madame Foster thinks it is a great idea to get away from all the civilization for a while, but when Bloo eats all of the food on a camping trip, everyone struggles to survive. Adversity sets in as Mr. Herriman encounters real bunnies, Madame Foster fights against a bear, Wilt gets stuck in quicksand, Coco has trouble casting a live fish, and Eduardo feels upset about Mac and Bloo trying to hunt the animals down for food. Will they ever make it out in one piece?

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Season 03, Episode 04 Imposter's Home For Um...Make 'Em Up Pals

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Sep 16, 2005
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Imposter's Home For Um...Make 'Em Up Pals Sep 16, 2005 Goofball John McGee comes to Foster's, who is a total pain. Frankie thinks he's a teenage kid passing himself off as a imaginary friend, who always needs help on homework, needs to wash his jerseys, and eats all the food that Frankie bought from the store, but everyone else believes otherwise. So now, Frankie is out to prove him as a fraud. But is he really the fraud Frankie thinks he is?

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Season 03, Episode 05 Duchess Of Wails

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Sep 23, 2005
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Duchess Of Wails Sep 23, 2005 Duchess is adopted by Mac's neighbors, and Foster's doesn't want to take her back. Meanwhile, Terrence told Mac that his mom is thinking about moving to Singapore. It's up to Mac and Bloo to get rid of Duchess. They try to frame Duchess for what they did to their home, but it only makes the family love Duchess even more. Mac and Bloo have no choice but to return her back to Foster's. However, Terrence decides to help the others back at Foster's Home to keep Duchess away.

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Season 03, Episode 06 Foster's Goes To Europe

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Nov 4, 2005
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Foster's Goes To Europe Nov 4, 2005 Mac enters a contest to win a trip to Europe. But when the gang tries to pack at the last second, everyone has delays that keep the gang from going. While at the same time, Mac is getting more upset. Will Mac and his friends be able to make their flight to Europe on time?

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Season 03, Episode 07 Go Goo Go

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Nov 11, 2005
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Go Goo Go Nov 11, 2005 After Mac bumps into a girl named Goo when he gets something out of a tree, she thinks that Mac is her boyfriend, and Goo begins visiting Mac everyday at Foster's. With her hyper active imagination, she creates a new friend one after another, which causes a big problem for the other imaginary friends in the house. After she creates so many imaginary friends that it crowds the whole house, the others have to sleep in the Foster's bus. Can Mac stop Goo from creating so many friends?

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Season 4

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Season 04, Episode 01 Challenge of the Superfriends

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Apr 28, 2006
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Challenge of the Superfriends Apr 28, 2006 When a large and dangerous imaginary friend is destroying the city, Imaginary Man comes and saves the day, and now, Mac is a fan. But once Mac is his sidekick, Bloo is jealous and joins forces with Nemesis, Imaginary Man's mortal enemy. Will justice or evil win in the battle of the superfriends?

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Season 04, Episode 02 The Big Picture

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May 5, 2006
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The Big Picture May 5, 2006 The residents prepare for the annual house photo. Meanwhile, Bloo and Mac search for an answer behind a weird photo of Foster's taken years ago, Eduardo gets an "extreme makeover" from Duchess that surprises the other residents, Coco realizes she needs to lose weight and Wilt has trouble being in the house photo without getting his head cut out from the banner.

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Season 04, Episode 03 Squeeze the Day

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May 12, 2006
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Squeeze the Day May 12, 2006 When the friends go out to the beach and leave Bloo in the house alone on purpose so that he doesn't ruin the fun, he and Mac try to squeeze in as much fun as possible and make it the best day of their lives, but are they bringing the house down?

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Season 04, Episode 04 Neighbor Pains

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May 19, 2006
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Neighbor Pains May 19, 2006 Old Man Rivers, who lives across the street from Foster's hates imaginary friends, and on "Adopt-A-Thought Saturday", his grandson, Young Man Rivers, torments Bloo. Meanwhile, Bloo and Madame Foster throw papers - that are adoption forms - at Old Man Rivers, who keeps them for himself. What will happen?

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Season 04, Episode 05 Infernal Slumber

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Jul 17, 2006
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Infernal Slumber Jul 17, 2006 Bloo and the gang arrive at Mac's house for slumber party that Mac didn't plan to have on a school night. But because they are all so loud, Mac's Mom could wake up and get them all into trouble. Will the slumber party be a success or a failure?

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Season 04, Episode 06 I Only Have Surprise For You

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Jul 27, 2006
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I Only Have Surprise For You Jul 27, 2006 Bloo, along with the rest of the Imaginary Friends (besides Edwardo) and Frankie, plan a surprise party for Mac. However, Mac wants no part of it.

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Season 04, Episode 07 Bus the Two of Us

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Aug 1, 2006
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Bus the Two of Us Aug 1, 2006 Bloo notices after a trip to the grocery store that Frankie has left the keys in the bus, and decides to take Mac for a joyride in the Foster's bus, and Wilt promises to keep it a secret. Both Bloo and Mac get lost, and now Wilt has ke keep it a secret from Frankie while telling off Eduardo (who wants to buy a mattress at half off), Coco (who feigns illness) and Mr. Herriman as well as Goo, who creates a Mr. Herriman who speaks jibberish, a Mac look-alike with a spotted tongue and a Japanese-speaking Blooregard. When Frankie get suspicious about the missing bus, can Wilt keep his secret safe?

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Season 5

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Season 05, Episode 01 ''Cheese A Go-Go''

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May 4, 2007
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''Cheese A Go-Go'' May 4, 2007 Blooregard is convinced that Cheese looks like an alien after watching a sci-fi movie about brain-eating spacemen and reading a tabloid newspaper with a picture that has an alien that looks like him, so he sends a message to outer space in essence inviting them to Earth.

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Season 05, Episode 02 The Buck Swaps Here

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May 18, 2007
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The Buck Swaps Here May 18, 2007 When the Fosters gang goes to a swap meet, Edwardo gets his hands on a $100 bill after a thief loses it. Everyone gets greedy and they want the bill causing chaos.

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Season 05, Episode 03 Say It Isn't Sew

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Jun 8, 2007
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Say It Isn't Sew Jun 8, 2007 Bloo goes with Madame Foster in a hurry, thinking that they'll join the rest of the crew at the annual county fair, but that shortcut finds both Blooregard and Madame Foster at a fabric store.

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Season 05, Episode 04 Something Old, Something Bloo

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Jun 15, 2007
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Something Old, Something Bloo Jun 15, 2007 After visiting a retirement home, Blooregard wants to leave Madame Foster's and move there. To do that he takes a bath long enough to be all pruned.

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Season 05, Episode 05 ''The Bloo Superdude and The Magic Potato of Power''

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Sep 10, 2007
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''The Bloo Superdude and The Magic Potato of Power'' Sep 10, 2007 Bloo tells Mac an outlandish story.

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Season 05, Episode 06 Schlock Star

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Sep 11, 2007
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Schlock Star Sep 11, 2007 Bloo and the gang try out as a rock and roll band.

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Season 05, Episode 07 Bride To Beat

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Sep 12, 2007
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Bride To Beat Sep 12, 2007 Blooregard believes that Mac, even at his age, is getting married.

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Season 6

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Season 06, Episode 01 Jackie Khones and the Case of the Overdue Library Crook

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Mar 13, 2008
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Jackie Khones and the Case of the Overdue Library Crook Mar 13, 2008 Mac asks Jackie Khones to help him see who took his library card and took out a book from the library and having it be overdue.

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Season 06, Episode 02 Mondo Coco

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Apr 10, 2008
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Mondo Coco Apr 10, 2008 Coco escapes from Foster's and goes on a wild adventure.

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Season 06, Episode 03 Pranks For Nothing

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Apr 24, 2008
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Pranks For Nothing Apr 24, 2008 When termites run amok at Fosters, Mr. Herriman rents out a hotel for the duration and a prank war ensues between Bloo and Coco.

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Season 06, Episode 04 Bloo Tube

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May 8, 2008
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Bloo Tube May 8, 2008 When a field trip to a water park is cancelled because of rain, the gang decides to upload videos to the internet.

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Season 06, Episode 05 Race for Your Life, Mac and Bloo

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May 29, 2008
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Race for Your Life, Mac and Bloo May 29, 2008 A 30-mile trip back to Foster's from the Prize Hive turns into an outrageous race with viewers deciding the winner online at cartoonnetwork.com by playing "Big Shot Checkers" between May 19th, 2008 and the original airdate of May 29th, 2008.

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Season 06, Episode 06 Destination: Imagination (1)

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Nov 27, 2008
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Destination: Imagination (1) Nov 27, 2008 Frankie is tired of working without being thanked. One day, a toy box is discovered at Foster's front door. Frankie is ordered to take it to the attic and leave it alone, but she knows there is an imaginary friend trapped inside, and opens the box to find it. When she looks inside, she falls into a strange imaginary world. There, she gets treated like a princess by a mysterious imaginary friend. After tackling certain bizarre toy box trials and tribulations, Bloo, Mac, Wilt, Eduardo, and Coco discover Frankie's whereabouts and set out to rescue her from this strange world. This is the first and only episode to have a TV-PG rating.

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Season 06, Episode 07 Destination: Imagination (2)

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Nov 27, 2008
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Destination: Imagination (2) Nov 27, 2008 Frankie is tired of working without being thanked. One day, a toy box is discovered at Foster's front door. Frankie is ordered to take it to the attic and leave it alone, but she knows there is an imaginary friend trapped inside, and opens the box to find it. When she looks inside, she falls into a strange imaginary world. There, she gets treated like a princess by a mysterious imaginary friend. After tackling certain bizarre toy box trials and tribulations, Bloo, Mac, Wilt, Eduardo, and Coco discover Frankie's whereabouts and set out to rescue her from this strange world. This is the first and only episode to have a TV-PG rating.

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