The Best How I Met Your Mother Quotes from Season 1

After providing you with some of the  craziest, most out-there  How I Met Your Mother  fan theories  and with the premiere of NBC’s new romantic comedy,  A to Z , this Thursday (which many are calling a spiritual successor to  HIMYM ), we’re now taking a look back at some of the best moments from the show’s run. For this article, we’re going all the way back to the start. These are the five  How I Met Your Mother  quotes from the show’s first season. Read more...

SideReel Spooktacular: Favorite Halloween Episodes - Featured

If this Halloween week isn't quite getting you in the mood with a whole lot more baseball on TV than special Halloween episodes of your favs, never fear, SideReel is here! For a little bit of spooky, and much more often hilarious, Halloween fun, check out or re-watch some of the best episodes of Halloweens past. How I Met Your Mother - 'Slutty Pumpkin' 1.06 - Ted makes his yearly pilgrimage to the rooftop Halloween party in search of a girl dressed as a pumpkin who he met years ago. The Big Bang Theory - 'The Middle Earth Paradigm' 1.06 - The guys are invited to Penny's Halloween costume party. During the party, Leonard has a run-in with Penny's ex-boyfriend. The Office - 'Halloween' 2.05 - While everyone else in the office enjoys the spooky Halloween festivities and talks about the staff's costumes, Michael ponders who he should fire when the threat of downsizing becomes a reality and his boss orders him to fire one of his staff. Friends - 'The One With The Halloween Party' 8.06 - Monica and Chandler decide to throw a costumed Halloween party. Phoebe runs into Ursula, who's getting married next week, and invites her and her fiance to the party. The Simpsons - 'Treehouse of Horror V' - 'Treehouse of Horror XX' 5.05 - With a Night Gallery style opening, Bart introduces three tales. 21.04 - Lisa is drawn into a Hitchcockian revenge plot when she isn't chosen for an academic honor; Krusty invents a ghastly fast-food item that unleashes a plague of zombies; and Moe's microbrew has a vile secret ingredient. Buffy The Vampire Slayer - 'Halloween' 2.06 - Costume shop owner Ethan Rayne casts a spell that transforms kids into their costume personas. Angel and Cordelia try to help as Willow becomes a ghost, Xander a soldier and Buffy a brainless, helpless 18th-century noblewoman. Angel - 'Life of the Party' 5.05 - Lorne works around the clock to throw the ultimate Halloween party at Wolfram & Hart, but problems arise when he has his sleep removed. Supernatural - 'It's the Great Pumpkin, Sam Winchester' 4.07 - Sam and Dean meet Castiel and his fellow angel Uriel, who warn the brothers to avoid intervening in a town plagued by demons. South Park - 'Spookyfish' 2.15 - Aunt Flo is making her monthly visit and she has a present for Stan, a fish. The fish freaks Stan out, especially when the dead bodies start piling up. Sharon is convinced her son is responsible for the crimes and she starts hiding the bodies. When Cartman exhibits behavior that is very uncharacteristic for him, the boys discover there are two Cartmans (one good and the other evil) and the gateway to another dimension is found in the local pet store. Chuck - 'Chuck Versus the Sandworm' 1.06 - Chuck tries to balance helping his handlers with a man wanted by the government, interviewing for the Assistant Manager job at Buy More, and being there for Morgan at their Halloween party. Grey's Anatomy - Haunt You Every Day 4.05 - It's Halloween at Seattle Grace! One of the patients is in the hospital because they tried to carve a pumpkin in an unconventional manner. 30 Rock - 'Jack Gets in the Game' 2.02 - While this episode isn't entirely Halloween-focused, it DOES contain the birth of Tracy's 'Werewolf Bar Mitzvah,' which you can hear in full here: Werewolf Bar Mitzvah Felicity - 'Spooked' 1.05 - Ben and Felicity make arrangements for Halloween, but when Ben completely ignores Felicity during the party, she accuses him of pushing her away. What are your favorite Halloween episodes?