SPOILER ALERT!  You didn’t think Family Guy would ACTUALLY kill off Brian the Dog, did you?!  One of the shows most beloved characters, Brian the Dog, has been resurrected thanks to Stewie who finds a time machine in his backpack and hence Brian is saved!  Family Guy creator, Seth Macfarlane wrote on twitter, "I mean, you didn't really think we'd kill of Brian, did you?  Jesus, we'd have to be f***ing high.  And thus endeth our warm, fuzzy holiday lesson:  Never take those you love for granted, for they can be gone in a flash."