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* MoodWhiplash: At the beginning of the episode, Leonard and Sheldon go from Sheldon's discussing of the possible origins of "mobster sauce" to discovering their apartment was robbed in minutes.


* ShoutOut: It's not spelled out, but the use of Bozeman, Montana is undoubtedly a reference to ''Film/StarTrekFirstContact'', in which it's the site of humankind's FirstContact with an alien species, namely the Vulcans. That, in turn, is a reference to Bozeman being the hometown of ''Star Trek'' producer Brannon Braga.

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* ShoutOut: It's not spelled out, but the use of Bozeman, Montana is undoubtedly a reference to ''Film/StarTrekFirstContact'', in which it's the site of humankind's FirstContact with an alien species, namely the Vulcans. That, in turn, is a reference to Bozeman being the hometown of ''Star Trek'' producer Brannon Braga.Creator/BrannonBraga.


* ShoutOut: It's not actually mentioned, but the use of Bozeman, Montana was undoubtedly a reference to ''Film/StarTrekFirstContact'', in which it's the site of humankind's FirstContact with an alien species, namely the Vulcans. That, in turn, was a reference to Bozeman being the hometown of ''Star Trek'' producer Brannon Braga.

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* ShoutOut: It's not actually mentioned, spelled out, but the use of Bozeman, Montana was is undoubtedly a reference to ''Film/StarTrekFirstContact'', in which it's the site of humankind's FirstContact with an alien species, namely the Vulcans. That, in turn, was is a reference to Bozeman being the hometown of ''Star Trek'' producer Brannon Braga.

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* ShoutOut: It's not actually mentioned, but the use of Bozeman, Montana was undoubtedly a reference to ''Film/StarTrekFirstContact'', in which it's the site of humankind's FirstContact with an alien species, namely the Vulcans. That, in turn, was a reference to Bozeman being the hometown of ''Star Trek'' producer Brannon Braga.

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* ScrewThisImOuttaHere: Sheldon's paranoia regarding being robbed again culminates in him moving to Bozeman. After he gets his bags stolen and finds the temperature too cold, he decides to go back to Pasadena.


* InsecuritySystem: Howard got the materials for the security system from a friend in the U.S. Department of Defense, pointing out the irony of them not having

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* InsecuritySystem: Howard got the materials for the security system from a friend in the U.S. Department of Defense, pointing out the irony of them not having good security.



* WelcomeToTheBigCity: The minute Sheldon steps out of the plane at Bozeman, a man offers to help him with his bags, and then runs off with them. After trying to run off after him, and finding the temperature outside too cold for his liking, he then asks for a ticket back to Pasadena.

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* WelcomeToTheBigCity: The minute Sheldon steps out of the plane at Bozeman, a man offers to help him with his bags, and then runs off with them. After trying to run off after him, and finding the temperature outside too cold for his liking, he then asks for a ticket back to Pasadena.


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* InsecuritySystem: Howard got the materials for the security system from a friend in the U.S. Department of Defense, pointing out the irony of them not having
* LongList: Sheldon telling the police all the video games that got stolen. The officer jotting it down just writes "assorted video games".
* NoKillLikeOverkill: Sheldon has Howard set up a security system that includes an electrified net. Fortunately, the net wasn't electrified yet when it fell on Penny; Sheldon, however, wasn't so lucky.
* TheyChangedItNowItSucks: InUniverse, this is Sheldon's reaction to his replacement laptop.
-->'''Sheldon:''' My new computer came with Windows 7. Windows 7 is much more user friendly than Windows Vista. I don't like that.
* WelcomeToTheBigCity: The minute Sheldon steps out of the plane at Bozeman, a man offers to help him with his bags, and then runs off with them. After trying to run off after him, and finding the temperature outside too cold for his liking, he then asks for a ticket back to Pasadena.

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Sheldon becomes increasingly distressed after his and Leonard's apartment is robbed.

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