Last night on the “Late Show”, Dave Letterman combined his love of the silly with the hype surrounding new Knicks star Jeremy Lin to put make a pretty funny comment on the phenomenon of Linsanity.
Most shows don’t make a big deal out of reaching their 150th episode; you usually don’t see much in the way of special events until a show is lucky enough to reach the 200 mark. “How I Met Your Mother” is no exception; Carter Bays and Craig Thomas told us last week that the 150th […]
Don’t you just love it when fiction and real life coincide? Alyson Hannigan’s character of Lily Aldrin on “How I Met Your Mother” has been pregnant since the end of last season, and now Hannigan is, as well.
Longtime fans of “How I Met Your Mother” know that the show has more of a photographic institutional memory than most sitcoms. In fact, we’d dare say that the show has a canon, not unlike serialized dramas like “Lost” or sci fi dramas like “Star Trek.” Which is why last night’s episode leaves us a […]
If you didn’t watch “How I Met Your Mother” last night, stop reading right now. Last night’s episode had such a bombshell of a surprise twist ending, that we’d rather let you watch it and come back. It was a pretty big shocker, right? At the very end of the episode, Robin (Cobie Smulders) tells […]
Monday night’s episode of “How I Met Your Mother” was a textbook illustration of how television writers can revive a long-simmering — and, some would say, tired — romantic story just by changing the emotional stakes. When Robin (Cobie Smulders) and Barney (Neil Patrick Harris) hooked up at the end of last week’s episode, you […]
Feel that empty, gnawing void at the core of your very being? Yep, that means the TV season’s over. (Don’t worry—we feel it too.) But help is on the way: Networks have picked up on the fact that we don’t just shut off our TVs for three months every year, and are already rolling out […]