s0e1: Aaron McGruder's The Boondocks - From Script To Screen
s0e2: Behind the Boondocks: The Making of an American Classic
Sunday, November 6th, 2005
s1e1: The Garden Party
When the owner of Granddad's house invites Granddad and the kids to his garden party, Huey tries to start trouble by saying Jesus was black and comparing Ronald Regan to the devil. Meanwhile, Riley and the owner's grandson (a soldier back from Iraq) play with guns and Granddad runs into the self-loathing black butler Uncle Rukus.
Sunday, November 13th, 2005
s1e2: The Trial of Robert Kelly
When the trial of R&B star R. Kelly comes to town and Tom Dubois is the ADA, Huey and Riley are on opposing sides of the hot-button "underage peeing" issue. Meanwhile, Granddad and Uncle Ruckus argue about white people during a game of checkers.
Sunday, November 20th, 2005
s1e3: Guess Hoe's Coming to Dinner
Huey and Riley try to convince Grandad that his new girlfriend Cristal (like the champagne) is actually a prostitute. Of course, Grandad doesn't believe them, even when she spends all his money. But when A Pimp Named Slickback shows up, the truth is revealed.
Sunday, November 27th, 2005
s1e4: Granddad's Fight
Grandad and Colonel Stinkmeaner have a beef. One man's blind. One man's feeble. Both are really, really old. Let "The Slugfest In Woodcrest" commence!
Sunday, December 4th, 2005
s1e5: A Date With the Health Inspector
District Attorney and law-abiding citizen Tom Dubois fits the description of the elusive "X-Box Killer" and is arrested. Huey has to find the real killer before Tom is shipped off to "real" prison where he will most assuredly become "someone's girlfriend."
Saturday, December 10th, 2005
s1e6: The Story of Gangstalicious
Riley's favorite rapper, Gangstalicious, is shot and hospitalized in Woodcrest. When Riley goes to visit the rapper, he finds more than he anticipated ... like maybe rappers that make songs like "Thuggin' Luv" aren't necessarily as tough as they seem. Go figure.
Sunday, December 18th, 2005
s1e7: A Huey Freeman Christmas
A well meaning teacher offers Huey the chance to direct the school Christmas play, and Huey decides to release his vision to the world: "The Adventures of Black Jesus."
Sunday, January 8th, 2006
s1e8: The Real
While Riley is busy convincing two reality shows that Granddad's blind and running a homeless shelter, Huey is being shadowed by a secret government agent. But is he real?
Sunday, January 15th, 2006
s1e9: Return of the King
When Martin Luther King Jr. comes out of a coma after 32 years and finds himself thrust into the 21st and life in the post "September 11th" lunacy, his "turn the other cheek" philosophy quickly takes him from beloved national hero to dispised terrorist sympathizer.
Sunday, January 22nd, 2006
s1e10: The Itis
Grandad opens "The Itis", the only soul food restaurant in Woodcrest. White people didn't expect it. They also didn't expect high cholesterol, heart disease, and obesity.
Sunday, February 12th, 2006
s1e11: Let's Nab Oprah
Huey has to stop Riley and a small gang of misfit idiots from nabbing the talk show deity, Oprah.
Sunday, February 19th, 2006
s1e12: Riley Wuz Here
When Riley's affinity for grafitti goes too far, Grandad sends him to an art teacher that actually encourages him to do grafitti, only painting murals instead. Meanwhile, Huey discovers a black woman died from watching too much black TV, and decides to watch black TV for 2 weeks to see if that was the cause.
Sunday, March 5th, 2006
When Grandad's oldest friend, and possibly his worst friend, Moe, dies, the Freemans go back home and Grandad wants the possession Moe left him. Meanwhile, Huey is eager to see his friend again but both Grandad and Huey both discover to put the past behind them and focus on the future.
Sunday, March 12th, 2006
s1e14: The Block is Hot
Its February, and its record temperatures of 90 degrees. Luckily, Jazmine has her lemonade stand open, and does pretty well. Her success catches the eye of corporate tycoon Ed Wuncler. Despite several warnings from Huey, Jazmine then learns the true meaning of "capitalism" when Wuncler decides to buy the stand.
Sunday, March 19th, 2006
s1e15: The Passion of Reverend Ruckus
While Ruckus spreads the word of White Jesus to get into White Heaven, Huey desperately tries to save his friend from death row.
Monday, October 8th, 2007
s2e1: ... Or Die Trying
Granddad, Huey, Riley and Jazmine must avoid guards after they sneak in to a theatre to watch Soul Plane 2: The Blackjacking.
Monday, October 15th, 2007
s2e2: Tom, Sarah and Usher
While on a date with Tom Dubois, Sarah Dubois meets the singing sensation, Usher. Sarah starts being obsessed with Usher, and Tom begins to think Sarah is cheating on him. Sarah kicks Tom out of the house and Tom moves in with the Freemans. A pimp Named Slick Back returns in this episode to try to help Tom get Sarah back.
Monday, October 22nd, 2007
s2e3: Thank You for Not Snitching
Two men are invading homes, and Riley and Granddad are refusing to speak to the police. It gets worse when Granddad's car, Dorothy, gets stolen by the robbers. If Riley and Granddad still refuse, worse things may be in store.
Monday, October 29th, 2007
s2e4: Stinkmeaner Strikes Back
Huey has a dream of Stinkmeaner and Granddad says that he was a menace and he sent him to hell like he deserves. Stinkmeaner's spirit later inhabits Tom Dubois' body and goes looking for revenge against Granddad. Huey must stop him from killing Granddad.
Monday, November 5th, 2007
s2e5: The Story of Thugnificent
The infamous rapper Thugnificent moves to the neighbourhood with his friends Macktastic and Flonominal, eventually leading to Granddad becoming annoyed with his new neighbours. Their feud inspires Thugnificent to create a diss-track called "Eff Granddad".
Monday, November 19th, 2007
s2e6: Attack of the Killer Kung-Fu Wolf Bitch
After many failed attempts at online dating, Granddad finally meets a beautiful woman named Luna? who just happens to be a psycho.
Monday, November 26th, 2007
Riley joins Thugnificent's Lethal Injection crew. Meanwhile, a local bully steals Riley's prized chain.
Monday, December 3rd, 2007
Riley learns a lesson in good sportsmanship after he joins a basketball team.
Monday, December 10th, 2007
s2e9: Invasion of the Katrinians
Jericho Freeman, Granddad's cousin, and his family, who were displaced by Hurricane Katrina, arrive at the Freeman's home looking for a place to stay. Granddad reluctantly allows the family to stay, but is soon trying to get rid of them.
Monday, December 17th, 2007
s2e10: Home Alone
Granddad takes a vacation, leaving the boys alone, but just who is in charge?
Monday, January 21st, 2008
s2e11: The S Word
A teacher calls Riley a "nigga" in class, causing Robert to decide that he wants to sue for restitution.
Monday, January 28th, 2008
s2e12: The Story of Catcher Freeman
Huey and Riley listen to different perspectives on the story of their ancestor Catcher Freeman.
Monday, February 4th, 2008
s2e13: The Story of Gangstalicious Part 2
Granddad worries about Riley's sexuality when he notices that he begins to dress and act like "in-the-closet" rapper, Gangstalicious.
Tuesday, March 18th, 2008
s2e14: The Hunger Strike
Huey goes on a hunger strike in a boycott of BET, and receives some high-profile support.
Tuesday, March 18th, 2008
s2e15: The Uncle Ruckus Reality Show
Uncle Ruckus is given his own reality show by BET.
Sunday, May 2nd, 2010
s3e1: It's a Black President, Huey Freeman
The Freemans are filmed for a German documentary about the 2008 election of Barack Obama in the Season 3 premiere.
Sunday, May 9th, 2010
s3e2: Bitches to Rags
When his new album tanks, Thugnificent is faced with the horror of getting a real job.
Sunday, May 16th, 2010
s3e3: The Red Ball
Kickball legend Huey Freeman returns after a self-imposed exile from the game.
Sunday, May 23rd, 2010
s3e4: The Story of Jimmy Rebel
Uncle Ruckus has long idolized Jimmy Rebel, a popular racist country singer based on the infamous Johnny Reb, a.k.a. Pee Wee Trahan. So much did Jimmy Rebel's music influence him that he eventually sends off recordings of his own racist tunes to the man, and is faced with a dilemma when Jimmy shows up on his doorstep. Uncle Ruckus' legendary status as a black-hating racist thus runs up against the slight problem of his negritude.
Sunday, May 30th, 2010
s3e5: Stinkmeaner 3: The Hateocracy
The Freemans are in trouble when Stinkmeaner's gang decide to come after them in retaliation for his death
Sunday, June 6th, 2010
s3e6: Smokin With Cigarettes
When Riley befriends juvenile felon Lamilton Taeshawn, he is having the best time of his life as they go around, causing trouble. Things take a turn for the worst when Lamilton wants to cause more than just trouble when he shows Riley a real handgun... A parody of the now infamous web video where the little boy steals his grandma's Durango and goes joy riding after she refuses to buy him chicken wings at the grocery store.
Sunday, June 13th, 2010
s3e7: The Fundraiser
Riley organizes a fundraiser with Cindy McPhearson and other kids from Woodcrest.
Sunday, June 20th, 2010
Granddad is cast as the leading man by mega-superstar of stage and screen, Winston Jerome. But when the theater group turns out to be a homoerotic evangelical cult, it's up to Huey and Riley to put a pause to it.
Sunday, June 27th, 2010
s3e9: A Date With the Booty Warrior
Having conquered his fear of prison rape, Tom volunteers to lead Huey, Riley, and some classmates on a trip to jail as part of a Scared Stiff program. But when a riot breaks out, Tom has to get the kids, and his delicate backside, out of jail in one piece.
Sunday, July 4th, 2010
s3e10: The Story of Lando Freeman
There's a new handyman in the neighborhood undercutting Uncle Ruckus... which is all good for Granddad and his garden until the man claims to be his long lost son, Lando. Will Granddad take responsibility and be a father to his child? Not without a talk show paternity test.
Sunday, July 11th, 2010
s3e11: Lovely Ebony Brown
Grandad meets a young black woman who asks him out on a date, and the only person who can spoil Grandad's new romance, is Grandad.
Sunday, July 18th, 2010
s3e12: Mr. Medicinal
After a checkup, a doctor warns Granddad that he could die any day if he doesn't get his stress levels down. Not wanting to become dependent on pills, he decides to take Thugnificent's suggestion and turns to marijuana.
Sunday, August 1st, 2010
s3e13: The Kentucky Fried Flu
When a chicken franchise run out of its newest recipe introduction, things go from bad to worse when a viral outbreak is linked to the same chicken. Thankfully, Huey has prepared a survival outline in just such an emergency, but it's all threatened when no one can seem to stick to the simple plan.
Sunday, August 8th, 2010
s3e14: The Color Ruckus
On a final visit to Woodcrest, Ruckus's terminally ill Nana wants to die in Robert Freeman's house.
Sunday, August 15th, 2010
s3e15: It's Goin Down
A terror attack near Woodcrest is imminent, and retired domestic terrorist Huey Freeman is the main suspect. With super-agent Jack Flowers on his tail and Ed and Rummy on the loose, can anyone save the day?
s0e3: Trouble in Woodcrest?
s0e4: What Niggas?
s0e5: John Witherspoon
s0e6: Regina King
s0e7: Cedric Yarbrough
s0e8: Gary Anthony Williams
s0e9: Gabby Soleil
s0e10: Jill Talley
s0e11: The Hunger Strike (Introduction)
Aaron McGruder introduces the episode "The Hunger Strike" which was permanently banned from airing on American television.
s0e12: The Uncle Ruckus Reality Show (Introduction)
Aaron McGruder introduces the episode "The Uncle Ruckus Reality Show" which was permanently banned from airing on American television.
s0e13: Grandad?s Daydream
Deleted Scene from Season 1 episode "The Garden Party"
s0e14: Rosa Parks and the Flying Chicken Leg
Deleted scene from Season 1 episode "The Trial of Robert Kelly" which was cut due to Park's death near the air date.
s0e15: Scare Nigga
Deleted scene from Season 1 episode "Guess Hoe's Coming to Dinner". Uncle Ruckus at his finest.
s0e16: Unaired Promos
s0e17: Behind the Boondocks 2
Monday, April 21st, 2014
s4e1: Pretty Boy Flizzy
Pretty Boy Flizzy is arrested for armed robbery while in town, and Tom agrees to be his lawyer.
Monday, May 5th, 2014
s4e3: Breaking Granddad
The Freemans sell an explosive hair product and contend with the black market.
Monday, May 12th, 2014
s4e4: Early Bird Special
Granddad is hired by pimps to escort lonely women at a nursing home.
Monday, June 2nd, 2014
Monday, June 9th, 2014
s4e8: I Dream of Siri
Monday, June 16th, 2014
s4e9: Stinkmeaner: Begun the Clone War Has
Stinkmeaner becomes a celebrity after a video of his fight with Granddad goes viral.
Monday, June 23rd, 2014
s4e10: The New Black
Riley is targeted after using offensive language.