Weird Al Yankovic Inspired by Ted to Write a Song on 'How I Met Your Mother' (VIDEO)

In an episode filled with guest stars, as everyone started seeing their parents in their respective lovers, they saved the last for an oddball little cameo at the end. Sure, Weird Al Yankovic was superfluous to the actual plot, but he also may just be the catalyst for Ted's next relationship on 'How I Met Your Mother' (Mon., 8PM ET on CBS). We'll have to wait to see that, but we didn't have to wait to get confirmation that at least one part of Ted's story was true. One boast he claims is that he gave Yankovic the kernel of the idea for the song 'Like a Surgeon' when he was eight years old.

How I Met Your Mother Episode Preview: Consummation Complications

On this week's new episode of How I Met Your Mother , Barney and Nora are totally ready to get it on. But there's a problem. Actually, there are a bunch of problems, many of which are previewed in the official CBS trailer for "Noretta." See what we mean now:

HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER “Noretta” Season 7 Episode 7

HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER  “Noretta” Season 7 Episode 7 which airs Monday October 24 (8:00-8:30 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Episode Synopsis:  The gang begins to realize their romantic partner reminds them of one of their parents. Meanwhile, Barney and Nora’s planned romantic evening is ruined by a string of bad events, on HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER, Monday, Oct. 24 (8:00-8:30 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS TelevisionNetwork. Read More...