Leonard is nonplussed when he is approached by a beautiful woman named Alice while they're both in the comic book store. He figures that her interest in him is purely on that comic book level, especially when he finds out that she is a comic book artist herself. But he soon finds out that her interest in him also extends to the carnal. Leonard doesn't know what to do about the situation. For him, Alice may be that perfect and rare woman - both a nerd and beautiful - but he doesn't want to risk ruining his relationship with Priya, who he sees could one day be his wife and despite their current long distance relationship not being totally satisfying. He turns to the only one of his friends who has any relationship experience, Penny, for advice. He realistically wants her to tell him that he can have his cake and eat it too. Meanwhile, Sheldon is trying to get back at Leonard, Howard and Raj for a Halloween prank they pulled on him which made him both faint and relieve himself of some ... Written by
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The snake that Sheldon hides in Raj's desk drawer is a corn snake. They're a type of constrictor in the Colubridae family and are one of the more common species of snakes kept as pets. See more
Sheldon scares Leonard at the end of the Episode by hiding inside the couch. His feet are beneath the right section ("Sheldon's Spot") while his head is beneath the left section.
Considering Sheldon forbidding anyone else to sit on "his Spot", he could not have assumed that Leonard would do so. If Leonard sat down on another place, Sheldon would not have been able to pop out of the couch and scaring Leonard. See more
[after scaring Sheldon a second time
You might be from Texas, but I'm from New Jersey.
CHUCK LORRE PRODUCTIONS, #363 Was there an original thought to be thunk? Or was he forever doomed to be an emulator, or worse, a regurgitator? And if he was, so what? Doesn't every college sophomore majoring in English because they have no freaking clue what to do with their life know that disdaining the derivative is the height of unoriginality? More importantly, what was the likelihood that he could keep writing without landing on even one declarative sentence? And why did he use the idiot word "thunk"? Is he actually an idiot? Or is he wildly clever? Will we find out one day? Who knows? Who cares? Should he continue trying to write a vanity card when he has a raging flu and is so heavily intoxicated from a potpourri of over-the-counter cold medications that he keeps referring to himself in the third person? Probably not. See more
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