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List of the best How I Met Your Mother episodes, as voted on by other fans of the series. With so many memorable episodes of the show, it's hard to trust just one person's opinion of what the top How I Met Your Mother episodes of all time are. Fans of How I Met Your Mother are extremely passionate about the show, and there is often debate over which episodes are better than others. That's why this list exists- so you can vote for your favorites and we can find out once and for all what everyone thinks the best episode is.

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Slap Bet is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best How I Met Your Mother Episodes
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Ted and Barney discusses their viewpoints on knowing things about women. Barney thinks that the more you know the more likely you are to find a deal breaker. Ted wants to know the deal breakers right away, as Robin refuses to go to the mall to cover her secret. ...more

Original Airing: Nov 20 2006

Season: How I Met Your Mother (Season 2)

Episode Number: 9

Director: Pamela Fryman

Previous Episode: Atlantic City

Next Episode: Single Stamina

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The Pineapple Incident is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best How I Met Your Mother Episodes
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After being forced into knocking back 5 shots, so he will stop thinking, Ted goes on a partying rampage. The next morning he wakes up with a woman in his bed, but he does not know who it is. So he turns to his friends to try and piece the night together and work out who the woman is in his bed. ...more

Original Airing: Nov 28 2005

Season: How I Met Your Mother (Season 1)

Episode Number: 10

Director: Pamela Fryman

Previous Episode: Belly Full of Turkey

Next Episode: The Limo

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The Playbooker is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best How I Met Your Mother Episodes
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After his relationship with Robin ends, Barney dusts off his "playbook" to help him back into the dating scene ...more

Original Airing: Nov 16 2009

Season: How I Met Your Mother - Season 5

Episode Number: 8

Director: Pamela Fryman

Previous Episode: The Rough Patch

Next Episode: Slapsgiving 2: Revenge of the Slap

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How I Met Everyone Else is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best How I Met Your Mother Episodes
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"How I Met Everyone Else" is the fifth episode in the third season of the television series How I Met Your Mother and 49th overall. It originally aired on October 22, 2007. ...more

Original Airing: Oct 22 2007

Season: How I Met Your Mother (Season 3)

Episode Number: 5

Director: Pamela Fryman

Previous Episode: Little Boys

Next Episode: I'm Not That Guy

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