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The Explosion Implosion 

Leonard is devastated by the new friendly relation developing between his mother and Penny. Meanwhile Sheldon takes a detour with Raj and Howard to explore the old belongings of Howard's Science Models.

Director:

Mark Cendrowski

Writers:

Chuck Lorre (created by), Bill Prady (created by) | 7 more credits »
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Cast

Episode complete credited cast:
Johnny Galecki ... Leonard Hofstadter
Jim Parsons ... Sheldon Cooper
Kaley Cuoco ... Penny Hofstadter
Simon Helberg ... Howard Wolowitz
Kunal Nayyar ... Raj Koothrappali
Mayim Bialik ... Amy Farrah Fowler
Melissa Rauch ... Bernadette Rostenkowski
Christine Baranski ... Dr. Beverly Hofstadter
Dana L. Wilson ... Dr. Sanders
Michael Patrick McGill ... Police Officer
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Leonard is devastated by the new friendly relation developing between his mother and Penny. Meanwhile Sheldon takes a detour with Raj and Howard to explore the old belongings of Howard's Science Models.

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Comedy | Romance

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TV-PG | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 October 2017 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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Trivia

Howard and Bernadette's second child is revealed to be a boy. See more »

Goofs

While Sheldon is holding a large box containing a model rocket he asks Howard, "You have a replica Saturn V?" There is already a Saturn V rocket sitting on the table he is facing. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Howard Wolowitz: [as the doctor's office] It feels like it wasn't that long ago we were here doing this for Halley.
Bernadette Rostenkowski: 'Cause it wasn't. Which reminds me, before we leave, let's get you a vasectomy.
Howard Wolowitz: Oh, that's sweet, but today is all about you.
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Connections

References Star Trek (1966) See more »

Soundtracks

History of Everything
(uncredited)
Written by Barenaked Ladies
Performed by Barenaked Ladies
[Series theme song played during the opening titles]
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going full nut job now.
29 October 2017 | by fgommeSee all my reviews

Can't believe they let this one air, very messed up message. When Howard and his wife learn that their new baby is male they are extremely disappointed. nothing to see here folks just swallow and move on. I know it's just the big bang theory but still, this kind of hateful message is just plain crazy.


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