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Cartoon dog brought back to life

NEED TO KNOW
  • Brian Griffin was killed in an episode of 'Family Guy' earlier this season
On the November 24 episode of Seth MacFarlane's long-running "Family Guy," fans were stunned to watch one of the animated comedy's central characters bite the dust. The family dog, Brian, lost his life after being hit by a car.

If you're not caught up on "Family Guy," beware... spoilers ahead.

Brian is back!

That's one of the stories trending on Google’s Hot Searches this morning.

'Brian' the dog was hit by a car and died in a much talked about episode last month.

But they brought him back Sunday night in their Christmas episode, thanks to baby Stewie and a time machine.

After the show aired "Family Guy" creator Seth MacFarlane tweeted: "I mean, you didn't really think we'd kill off Brian, did you? Jesus, we'd have to be f*****g high."

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