During this Christmas holiday season, Robin is feeling more homesick than usual. To help her feel better, Marshall takes her to his local bar, which is for people from and celebrates Marshall's home state of Minnesota. Marshall comes here himself whenever he is feeling homesick. Despite Robin not being from Minnesota and despite the bar patrons ridiculing Canadians, Robin tries to make the bar her own place, at the expense of Marshall. Meanwhile, Ted's younger sister Heather is coming for a visit with the thought of actually moving to New York to begin a career in finance. Heather has always been a bit flaky in Ted's eyes and he can't see her making this move. But what Ted is most afraid of if Heather moves to New York is Barney, who has always wanted to sleep with Heather despite never having met her. Upon her arrival, Heather asks Ted to co-sign an apartment lease, otherwise there is no way she can move to the city. Ted, believing that Heather is too irresponsible, declines her ... Written by
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The photos of past Minnesota Vikings greats on the wall in Marshall's favorite bar are: defensive linemen Carl Eller; Alan Page; and Jim Marshall - three of the famed Purple People Eaters, along with Hall of Fame quarterback Fran Tarkenton; running back Chuck Foreman; and wide receiver Ahmad Rashad. See more
After the title sequence while Ted tells his friends about Heather's several youthful follies the extra in the blue shirt stands up for an approaching woman. After a cut on Lily and Marshall the guy is sitting and the woman stands at the table. See more
[Lily catches him with Heather
Lily, before you say or do anything, there is something I need you to do.
[Pointing at the shirt Lily is standing on
Please step off. It's Prada.
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