The difference between one child and two is not simple math. Naturally, with each child the love and happiness grow exponentially, but so do the challenges. Now expand that concept until the family consists of eight children. All boys -- eight sons in one small house. If it sounds like the makings of a wacky sitcom, it is. ABC’s The Kids Are Alright premieres Tuesday, Oct. 16. To showrunner Tim Doyle, it’s far more than a show; it’s his life.