Family Guy and Plato Revision Lesson

In Seth MacFarline’s Family Guy, The Griffin family find themselves amongst the few survivors of the much hyped Y2K meltdown. On discovering an infinite food source the take it on themselves to create a new society – and everybody’s favourite idiot is in charge.

Watch the clip/ episode (“Da Boom”) and write a short essay answer (50mins planning and writing) explaining the relevance of this to what you have learnt about Plato from reading The Republic.  This will be your first practice at a philosophy exam type question, so remember be precise and analyse your hearts out.