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How I Met Your Mother, welcome back! It’s a relief to have you back — like releasing a big, loud…
Tonight’s episode was kind of trippy. But in typical HIMYM fashion, an episode’s weight in weird is usually equal to said episode’s sum of revelation. (Take that, Nietzsche!) In this case, Marshall, Barney and Ted examined their life progress using what I’ll call the Trilogy Bar.
Starting in college, Marshall and Ted would get together every three years to watch the Star Wars Trilogy. (Eventually, Barney was added to the mix.) And when they’d do so, they’d imagine what their lives would be like the next time they got together to watch. So through the ups and downs of their lives thus far, we got to see how their goals and visions of the future changed. The difference? When we found ourselves in present day and saw the boys imagine the future, Barney no longer saw himself entertaining a different girl every night. He only wanted to imagine his life with Quinn. READ FULL STORY »