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Recap / The Big Bang Theory S 5 E 2 The Infestation Hypothesis

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When Penny brings a thrown out chair into her apartment, Sheldon freaks out. Meanwhile, Leonard tries to make his long distance relationship with Priya work.


  • Daydream Surprise: Penny convinces Sheldon to sit on the chair, and is suddenly covered by a swarm of bugs. Then he wakes up.
  • Here We Go Again!: After Penny throws the infested chair out, Howard and Raj find it and bring it back up to Sheldon's apartment.
  • Let Us Never Speak of This Again: While racing down the stairs after learning there was something in the chair, Penny makes Amy swear to never let Sheldon find out he was right.
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  • Mundane Utility: The guys use the university‘s new, very expensive thermoforming press to make paninis.
  • Properly Paranoid: Turns out that Sheldon was quite correct to be weary of the chair.
  • Slow-Loading Internet Image: A variation: during Leonard and Priya’s video chat session, the video freezes in the middle of Priya undressing.

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