The cast of Shameless TV series

The cast of Shameless. Bottom row: Christian Isaiah as Liam Gallagher, Ethan Cutkosky as Carl Gallagher, Jeremy Allen White as Lip Gallagher. Middle row: Paris Rose Newton as Franny Gallagher, Emma Kenney as Debbie Gallagher, William H. Macy as Frank Gallagher, Cameron Monaghan as Ian Gallagher, Top row: Shanola Hampton as Veronica Fisher, Steve Howey as Kevin Ball.

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Here's what we learned after 11 seasons with our favorite dysfunctional TV family!

By Nate Millado

No shame in their game: If there are two things the Gallaghers are really good at, it's knowing how to get back up—and knowing how to party! But after 11 seasons, who would've thought that the family that puts the "fun" in dysfunctional would also be really good at inspiring deep thoughts and profound messages?

As Shameless comes to a close on Sunday, April 11, we look back at a dozen life lessons Frank & Co. learned from the school of hard knocks.

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Don't miss the series finale of Shameless on Sunday April 11 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on SHOWTIME. Catch up now on SHOWTIME ANYTIME apps, as well as via SHOWTIME On Demand.

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