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How I Met Your Mother

How To Tell A Joke “How I Met Your Mother” Style

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As “How I Met Your Mother” prepares to wrap up its final season, it seems fitting to take a moment to remember the best recurring jokes from the last nine seasons.

1) Canada.

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2)And following that note, Robin Sparkles.

Everyone remembers Robin Scherbatsky’s Teenage Pop Sensation Alter-Ego, Robin Sparkles. How many times did the show bring this back? 4? Regardless, it was hilarious each and every time.

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 3)  The Slap Bet, which started back in season 2 when everyone was trying to figure out why Robin hated the mall. Through a series of mishaps, Marshall won the right to slap Barney 5 times at any moment for whatever reason.





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 4)  Who could forget Robin’s long-suffering, perpetually optimistic co-worker, Patrice? The poor woman is constantly getting under Robin’s skin so the point of…well, this:

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5) Legend-Wait-For-It-Dary: Also known as, “Barney’s Catchphrase from Day 1”.

6) Marshall was super proud of his catchy song to describe Barney’s favorite pastime, and it too made several reappearances. Bang Bang Bangity Bang:

7) The Constant High Fives

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8) The Bar Called Puzzles: You all remember this one, right?

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9) “Where’s the Poop?” Alyson Hannigan’s character, Lily Aldrin, quickly developed a reputation for calling the others out on their crap. Her catchphrase?

10) The Playbook: Possibly one of the more unsavory aspects of this beloved show was Barney’s book of elaborate plays to get women, aptly titled, The Playbook.

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11)  “Challenge Accepted.” Barney’s other catchphrase on this show…which then became a part of pop culture.

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Anyone recognize this meme?

 

12) The Gang’s Constant Love for Star Wars.

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13) And of course, who could forget All The Nicknames?

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How I Met Your Mother  will wrap with a one hour special on CBS, March 31st 8pm/7C