How I Met Your Mother: Season 1, Episode 7

Matchmaker (7 Nov. 2005)

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Barney takes Ted to matchmaker Ellen Pierce, but while Barney gets thrown out, Ellen promises to find a woman for Ted within three days. This promise has disastrous results: the woman that ... See full summary »

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Barney takes Ted to matchmaker Ellen Pierce, but while Barney gets thrown out, Ellen promises to find a woman for Ted within three days. This promise has disastrous results: the woman that suits him the best has already a boyfriend. Lily and Marshall have problems with some sort of cockroach or mouse that is in the apartment and they cannot get rid of. Written by 123

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Dr. Sarah O'Brien, Ted's match, is a dermatologist. In Season 3, Ted meets a woman he will get engaged to, Dr. Stella Zinman (Sarah Chalke), also a dermatologist. See more »

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When Marshall comes out of his room with the book about the Rosswell Conspiracy, he's holding the cover and first pages bent under the book, next shot he's just holding them normally, then they're bent again. See more »

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Ellen Pierce: [a match-maker] You give me 3 days and I will find the woman you will marry.
Ted: No, thanks. I don't need an algorithm to meet women. It's New York, you know. Plenty of fish in the sea!
Ellen Pierce: [mocking him] Plenty of fish in the sea!
[grabs a calculator form the desk and starts clicking away]
Ellen Pierce: There's 9 million people in New York. 4.5 million women. Of course, you want to meet someone roughly your own age - let's say plus, minus 5 years. So if you take into account the most recent census data that leaves us ...
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