How I Met Your Mother: Season 4, Episode 16

Sorry, Bro (9 Mar. 2009)

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Ted meets with his ex-girlfriend from college--a girlfriend who cheated on him constantly and Marshall and Lily can't stand, and Marshall tells the story about how he forgot to bring his pants to work.



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While Ted, Barney, Marshall and Lily have a beer at the bar at 2am, Robin, who drops by the bar, has just woken up to start her new job at the morning show. Barney is relaying a story about Marshall at work that day, he who was getting dressed for work after a basketball game at the company gym when he realized that he forgot to bring his suit pants, meaning that he had to go to work wearing his athletic shorts. Barney plays a hand at what Marshall ultimately wore for the rest of the work day. And Ted is telling the gang that his old girlfriend Karen is in town. Karen was Ted's first real girlfriend in high school and through some of college. She was pretentious and chronically cheated on Ted, which are the primary reasons that Marshall and Lily hate her. But Ted always took her back when she came running. As Marshall and Lily try to persuade Ted not to fall into the same trap he always has with Karen let alone even see her, Ted fills in a few more of the blanks regarding what he has ... Written by Huggo

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Comedy | Drama | Romance





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Reference to previous episode: We get to see Robin in a restaurant with Kurt "The Iron Man" Irons in this episode. He was her boyfriend in How I Met Your Mother: The Platinum Rule (2007). See more »


Lily says that she painted Marshall naked because he ate her bowl of fruit, but previously Lily painted Marshall naked for a nude art class she wanted to take. See more »


Ted Mosby: She wasn't that bad.
Lily Aldrin: Of course not. That's because she turned you into one of her douche zombies.
Marshall Eriksen: [zombie voice] I want to eat your brains, but only if they're organic and grass-fed.
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