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Posted on October 9, 2012 at 10:20 AM Comments comments (0)

By Dhruv Rao

I was touched by the end of tonight's HIMYM. It could have been better, but I prefer to focus on the positive...

The theme tonight was the beginning. Beginning of being dependent on a nanny, the beginning of the complaints in a relationship, and the beginning of trying to get over your ex. Let's go over them one by one...

Lily and Marshall: Lily gets back to work on Monday, and her big problem is that she doesn't...

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"The Pre-Nup"/S8E2

Posted on October 2, 2012 at 11:15 AM Comments comments (0)

By Dhruv Rao 

The autumn of breakups is upon us, and somehow, the engaged couple are shot first. When we saw them getting engaged, we already knew that Barney was a womanizer and Quinn was a stripper. We also knew that the trust issues would come up after "Farhampton".  When I see the pre-nups combined in a huge pile, I see that HIMYM isn't lying, there are maritial trust issues nowadays...

If Quinn were the one for Barney, wouldn't he have...

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Posted on September 25, 2012 at 10:30 AM Comments comments (0)

By Dhruv Rao

Let's open a box, and see what's inside...

1) "Farhampton": The Cold Open suggests the name of the town in which Robin and Barney get married. She can't actually go through with this. We move on and discover that Victoria doesn't leave a note for Klaus, her sweet German fiance. While Ted perfects her note, we discover that not only is Victoria leaving Klaus, but Klaus is leaving her as well. When Klaus explains that Victoria is al...

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"Rabbit Or Duck"/S5E15

Posted on September 22, 2012 at 11:20 AM Comments comments (0)

5) "Rabbit Or Duck" (S5E15)

I felt weird about this episode. I mean, how can you invlove 5 members in a Valentine's Special that somewhat brings us closer to "mother"? To that, I would reply by using the current stories and evolve them in a bitter-sweet confusing path...

Firstly, Barney uses the Superbowl as a method to bang chicks, another way introduced to bed 'em. So, he now possesses a magic phone which always rings or buzzes with a chick ...

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"Three Days Of Snow"/S4E13

Posted on September 22, 2012 at 7:00 AM Comments comments (0)
4) "Three Days Of Snow"(S4E13)

I have never thought twice why HIMYM has won emmys for editing. I mean, there are flashbacks, flashforwards, imaginary situations and then there's this episode: where the entire story is dependent on immaculate editing. Tonight's theme was threes: a three day storm, three stories, three rituals.But there was one five: five words. One by one, sh...
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"How I Met Everyone Else"/S3E5

Posted on September 21, 2012 at 7:05 AM Comments comments (0)

3) "How I Met Everyone Else" (S3, E5):

The moment the cold open had led into the credits, I had felt this was going to be an AWESOME episode. And I wasn't proven wrong. It was a miniature version of the entire series in 20 minutes. The main use of the "did he didn't he" storyline was what attracted me.

There are mini-stories and I'm gonna go over them one by one:

a) Lily and Marshall: A tradition for these two. I liked how th...

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"Drumroll, please"/"Something Borrowed" (S1E13/S2E21)

Posted on September 20, 2012 at 9:50 AM Comments comments (0)

Till this day, there have been 7 of my favorite HIMYM episodes. One for each season, so I will reveal my actual review to each one separately:

1)Drumroll, please (Season 1, Episode 13)

This episode made me laugh, cry and reflect at the same time. The long awaited third member of a love triangle that I saw in the pilot has finally arrived. To actually write the review, I will split the 22 minutes into three hilarious and emotional parts: Te...

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How I Met Your Mother- Season 7 Review

Posted on May 15, 2012 at 7:30 AM Comments comments (0)


01) The Best Man (A-)

02) The Naked Truth (B+)

03) Ducky Tie (A)

04) The Stinson Missile Crisis (B+)

05) Field Trip (B+)

06) Mystery Vs. History (B+)

07) Noretta (B)

08) The Slutty Pumpkin Returns (B+)

09) Disaster Averted (A-)

10) Tick, Tick, Tick... (B+)

11) The Rebound Girl (B+)

12) The Symphony of Illumination (A)

13) Tailgate (A-)

14) 46 Minutes (B+)

15) The Burning Beekeeper...

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How I Met Your Mother- Season 6 Review

Posted on May 19, 2011 at 7:30 AM Comments comments (0)


01) Big Days (B+)

02) Cleaning House (B)

03) Unfinished (A-)

04) Subway Wars (B+)

05) Architect of Destruction (C+)

06) Baby Talk (B+)

07) Canning Randy (B-)

08) Natural History (B+)

09) Glitter (A)

10) Blitzgiving (A-)

11) The Mermaid Theory (B+)

12) False Positive (A)

13) Bad News (A-)

14) Last Words (A)

15) Oh, Honey (A-)

16) Desperation Day (A)

17) Garbage Island (...

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How I Met Your Mother- Season 5 Review

Posted on May 26, 2010 at 7:25 AM Comments comments (0)


01) Definitions (B+)

02) Double Date (A)

03) Robin 101 (A-)

04) The Sexless Innkeeper (B-)

05) Duel Citizenship (A-)

06) Bagpipes (B+)

07) The Rough Patch (A-)

08) The Playbook (A)

09) Slapsgiving 2: Revenge of the Slap (B)

10) The Window (B+)

11) Last Cigarette Ever (A-)

12) Girls Versus Suits (A)

13) Jenkins (B+)

14) The Perfect Week (A-)

15) Rabbit Or Duck (A)

16) Hooked ...

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How I Met Your Mother- Season 4 Review

Posted on May 19, 2009 at 7:25 AM Comments comments (0)


01) Do I Know You? (B+)

02) Best Burger in New York (B+)

03) I Heart NJ (B+)

04) Intervention (A)

05) Shelter Island (B+)

06) Happily Ever After (A-)

07) Not A Father's Day (A-)

08- Wooo! (A-)

09) The Naked Man (A)

10) The Fight (B+)

11) Little Minnesota (A-)

12) Benefits (A-)

13) Three Days Of Snow (A)

14) The Possimpible (A)

15) The Stinsons (A-)

16) Sorry, Bro (B+)

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How I Met Your Mother- Season 3 Review

Posted on May 20, 2008 at 7:25 AM Comments comments (0)


01) Wait For It... (B+)

02) We're Not From Here (B-)

03) Third Wheel (A-)

04) Little Boys (C+)

05) How I Met Everyone Else (A)

06) I'm Not That Guy (B+)

07) Dowisetrepla (A-)

08) Spoiler Alert (B+)

09) Slapsgiving (B+)

10) The Yips (B+)

11) The Platinum Rule (B+)

12) No Tomorrow (B+)

13) Ten Sessions (B+)

14) The Bracket (B+)

15) The Chain Of Screaming (A-)

16) Sandcastles In The Sand (A)...

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How I Met Your Mother- Season 2 Review

Posted on May 15, 2007 at 7:20 AM Comments comments (0)


01) Where Were We? (A-)

02) The Scorpion And The Toad (B+)

03) Brunch (A-)

04) Ted Mosby: Architect (B+)

05) World's Greatest Couple (B+)

06) Aldrin Justice (A-)

07) Swarley (B)

08) Atlantic City (B+)

09) Slap Bet (A)

10) Single Stamina (B+)

11) How Lily Stole Christmas (B+)

12) First Time In New York (A-)

13) Coloumns (B)

14) Monday Night Football (B-)

15) Lucky Penny (A-)


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How I Met Your Mother- Season 1 Review

Posted on May 16, 2006 at 7:15 AM Comments comments (0)


01) Pilot (B)

02) Purple Giraffe (B)

03) Sweet Taste of Liberty (B+)

04) Return of the Shirt (B)

05) Okay Awesome (A)

06) Slutty Pumpkin (B)

07) Matchmaker (B)

08) The Duel (B)

09) Belly Full of Turkey (B+)

10) The Pineapple Incident (B+)

11) The Limo (B)

12) The Wedding (B+)

13) Drumroll, please (A)

14) Zip, Zip, Zip (A)

15) Game Night (A-)

16) Cupcake (B+)

17) Life Among the Gorill...

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