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Recap / The Big Bang Theory S 10 E 10 The Property Division Collision

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With Sheldon moving out, he and Leonard disagree on how to divide up their belongings. Meanwhile, Raj and Stuart compete to be the most helpful to a pregnant Bernadette.


  • Answer Cut: When Sheldon and Amy decide to give Penny the painting.
    Amy: Can't wait to see the look on her face when I give it to her again.
    [Cut to Penny with a horrified look on her face]
    Sheldon: Look, it's the same smile she has in the painting!
  • The Bus Came Back: The ugly painting of Penny and Amy reappears after its debut in "The Rothman Disintegration", although it was technically never gone; it had been hanging on the Fourth Wall, away from the audience's view.
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  • Celebrity Paradox: Leonard and Sheldon are big fans of Back to the Future, so its surprising they don't recognize Christopher Lloyd as Theodore, the homeless man Sheldon lends the apartment to.
  • Comically Small Demand: Sheldon rents out Leonard's room for only $1 a night. Theodore, a homeless man, jumps at that opportunity.
  • Cliffhanger: The episode ends with Bernadette going into labor.
  • Dead Artists Are Better: Amy says the painting of her and Penny may have increased in value since the artist committed suicide shortly after finishing it.
  • Escalating War: Between Sheldon and Leonard as they fight over their belongings. First Sheldon changes the wifi password; then Leonard defiles the apartment flag by wearing it without underwear; and finally Sheldon rents out Leonard's apartment, which is still leased under his name, to a homeless man.
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  • Hidden Depths: Stuart turns out to be a good cook.
  • Literal-Minded: After zinging Leonard, Sheldon asks Amy to bring the Neosporin because "Someone just got burned." After Leonard leaves, Amy arrives.
    Amy: I've got the Neosporin. Who got hurt?
    Sheldon: It's a good thing you're cute.

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