How I Met Your Mother: Season 2, Episode 9

Slap Bet (20 Nov. 2006)

TV Episode  -   -  Comedy | Drama | Romance
9.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 9.4/10 from 2,401 users  
Reviews: write review

The gang discovers that Robin's been hiding a huge secret, but they have no idea what it is. Marshall thinks she is married, and Barney thinks she was a porn star.

Director:

Writers:

(created by), (creator), 4 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

$0.00 with Prime Instant Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 25 titles
created 03 Aug 2012
 
a list of 28 titles
created 17 Aug 2012
 
a list of 25 titles
created 02 Mar 2013
 
a list of 29 titles
created 10 months ago
 
a list of 36 titles
created 1 month ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Slap Bet" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Slap Bet (20 Nov 2006)

Slap Bet (20 Nov 2006) on IMDb 9.4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of How I Met Your Mother.
« Previous Episode | 31 of 208 Episodes | Next Episode »

Videos

1 video »
Edit

Cast

Episode credited cast:
...
...
...
...
...
Courtney Abbiati ...
Girl #3
...
Girl #1
Wayne Nickel ...
Reverend Rob
...
Sara
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
...
Dancer
Edit

Storyline

Ted is learning a few secrets about Robin: she's scared of the seven dwarfs, and she refuses to go to the mall. Although she is up front about why she fears the dwarfs, she refuses to tell Ted and the others about why she won't go to the mall. Marshall believes it's because she got married in a mall and is still married. Barney believes it has something to do with Robin having performed in a porn video. The two of them make a slap bet with each other: whoever is right gets to slap the other across the face as hard as he can. They even ask Lily to be the slap bet officiator, as long as she promises to be unbiased. Ted tries to find out Robin's secret, but she asks him to respect her privacy on this issue. When Ted does eventually pry it out of her, he wishes he didn't know as he doesn't know what to do with the information. But as time goes on, Barney actually finds out that it has to do with a video starring someone named Robin Sparkles. It is only then that Robin makes full ... Written by Huggo

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Romance

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

20 November 2006 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

In the episode "Slap Bet" you meet "Robin Sparkles" (Canadian Teen Pop Star) where you find out by Robin that "Let's Go To The Mall" started as an innocent modeling job but in real life Cobie Smulders started her fame as a model where she got noticed by a agent and started her life as an actress. See more »

Goofs

As the gang is watching the Robin Sparkles video, each time it jumps to the video on the laptop, there is a two liter bottle of 'JT Cola' present next to the computer that is not in the group shot of them watching it. See more »

Quotes

Barney: I can think of tons of things there's no way Marshall told you
Lily: Try me.
Barney: Do you know about the time the Marshall was in Trenton?
Lily: Doggie ate his pants. Yep.
Barney: Bill's bachelor party in Memphis.
Lily: Oh, when they had to pump out all the nickels from his stomach?
Barney: Trick question, Marshall's never been to the Pacific Northwest because he's afraid of Sasquatch.
Lily: Damn.
Marshall: I'm not afraid of Sasquatch. I just think we should all be on alert.
See more »

Connections

Featured in How I Met Your Mother: Bad News (2011) See more »

Soundtracks

Let's Go to the Mall
Written by Carter Bays and Craig Thomas
Performed by Cobie Smulders
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Recent Posts
The ending is the same as... gunwing
I'm just gonna come out and say it... jedi_knight05
Props to Cristin Milioti dhinsd
What's on Lily's wrist in the intro? NiamhMentiri
Was this show compared to friends a lot joekabye-253-101994
Hey, if Ted actually ends up marrying Robin... Polak_With_A_Gun
Discuss Slap Bet (2006) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?