History Trivia / HowIMetYourMother

5th Mar '17 2:27:27 PM Lucymae2
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** Cristin's ukulele skills and her beautiful singing voice are showcased in the 200th episode with her captivating rendition of 'La Vie En Rose'.

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** Cristin's Creator/CristinMilioti's ukulele skills and her beautiful singing voice are showcased in the 200th episode with her captivating rendition of 'La Vie En Rose'.
1st Nov '16 5:35:18 PM nombretomado
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** In a meta-example Creator/JamesVanDerBeek played his character as a teenager. Possibly the only example where Dawson himself participated in DawsonCasting outside of ''DawsonsCreek''. James Van Der Beek guest starred as Robin's old boyfriend and played both his teenage self and his middle-aged self.

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** In a meta-example Creator/JamesVanDerBeek played his character as a teenager. Possibly the only example where Dawson himself participated in DawsonCasting outside of ''DawsonsCreek''.''Series/DawsonsCreek''. James Van Der Beek guest starred as Robin's old boyfriend and played both his teenage self and his middle-aged self.
5th Oct '16 3:38:50 PM JamesAustin
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* {{Defictionalization}}: Full versions of the music videos for both ''Let's Go to the Mall'' and ''Sandcastles in the Sand'' have been created and both songs are up for purchase on itunes. TheBroCode and The Playbook were also made into actual books. Also, an in-universe example when Robin describes the building Ted designed as "a building in your head that became real."

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* {{Defictionalization}}: Full versions of the music videos for both ''Let's Go to the Mall'' and ''Sandcastles in the Sand'' have been created and both songs are up for purchase on itunes. TheBroCode ''The Bro Code'' and The Playbook ''The Playbook'' were also made into actual books.books, plus Barney's suit-jamas are available [[http://legendarysuitjamas.com/products/legendary-premium-suitjamas online]].. Also, an in-universe example when Robin describes the building Ted designed as "a building in your head that became real.""
* DirectedByCastMember: "Jenkins" was Creator/NeilPatrickHarris' directorial debut.
1st Aug '16 12:35:44 PM Larkmarn
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* TalkingToHimself: [[spoiler:Marshal has is biggest epiphany while talking to the "ghosts" of present-Lily, 2006-Lily, his father and (briefly) Robin.]]
1st Aug '16 12:34:15 PM Larkmarn
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* WordOfStPaul: Prior to the series finale airing, Cristin Milioti was asked about the fan theories that [[spoiler:the Mother has been dead the entire time Ted has been telling the story]], and her response of "That's insane." was taken as a debunking of the theory. [[spoiler:It did, however, turn out to be entirely accurate--Milioti was more than likely commenting "That's insane, they've already figured out the ending."]]

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* WordOfStPaul: Prior to the series finale airing, Cristin Milioti was asked about the fan theories that [[spoiler:the Mother has been dead the entire time Ted has been telling the story]], and her response of "That's insane." was taken as a debunking of the theory. [[spoiler:It did, however, turn out to be entirely accurate--Milioti was more than likely commenting "That's insane, they've already figured out the ending."]]accurate.]]
1st Aug '16 9:03:52 AM BigBertha
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* CareerResurrection: For Creator/NeilPatrickHarris, who could never escape the shadow of ''Series/DoogieHowserMD''. During the show's run, Harris' stardom skyrocketed.
18th Jul '16 9:26:10 PM sayaleviathan
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* CreatorKiller: The controversial series finale damaged Craig Thomas' and Carter Bays' reputation which many viewers vowed to never watch any of their works ever again. It could explain why many people lost interest on the planned spin-off ''How I Met Your Dad'' which never got picked by CBS and other networks. It doesnít help that when [[http://www.avclub.com/article/heres-pilot-script-cbs-failed-how-i-met-your-dad-s-235121 the script of the pilot]] was leaked online, itís more of a carbon copy of the HIMYMís pilot episode.
10th May '16 10:11:30 AM fearlessnikki
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* ActingInTheDark: [[spoiler: Cristin Milliotti]] didn't know that her character was going to die until they were filming the episode in question.



** Neil Patrick Harris is a trained magician, and demonstrates a few tricks starting in Season 2.



** If the show hadn't gotten picked up for a second season, Victoria would have been the mother.

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** If the show hadn't gotten picked up for a second season, Victoria would have been the mother. Had it not been renewed for a fourth, then Stella would have been.
1st May '16 8:11:06 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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* ActingForTwo: The five main lead actors also play their respective doppelgangers.

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* ActingForTwo: ActingForTwo:
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The five main lead actors also play their respective doppelgangers.doppelgangers.
** In "Bedtime Stories", Barney tells the story of how he once met all the "players" of New York City, all also played by Creator/NeilPatrickHarris.
25th Apr '16 8:42:05 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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* HeyItsThatGuy: Has its [[HeyItsThatGuy/HowIMetYourMother own page]].
* HeyItsThatVoice:
** [[Creator/BillFagerbakke Marshall's father]] is [[WesternAnimation/SpongebobSquarepants Patrick]], having been an Assistant Football Series/{{coach}} ''in Minnesota.''
** Stan is [[Disney/LiloAndStitch Gantu]]!
** Randy sounds an awful lot like [[WesternAnimation/CloneHigh a clone of a certain former US president]].
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