HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER “The Best Man; The Naked Truth” Review

HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER "The Best Man; The Naked Truth" Season 7 Episodes 1 & 2 – Despite last season’s cliffhanger, it turns out that the first part of this two episode season premiere of How I Met Your Mother wasn’t really about Barney’s wedding at all. Although I desperately wanted to confirm my suspicions about who Barney’s bride would really be, How I Met Your Mother decided to tell its wedding stories in chronological order so we would be filled in on Punchy’s wedding while being teased a bit more about Barney’s wedding.

Thanks to Robin’s hilarious "truth voice" (which had previously outed her love of The Spice Girls, her silent but deadly bodily emissions, and her daddy issues) Lily was able to persuade Robin to be honest with Barney. Their whimsical dance scene was less memorable than the heartbreaking moment that followed right as Nora’s poorly timed phone call interrupted one of the rare moments where Robin was willing to take down the defensive walls around her. As cliche as it all was, it still hurt and I felt terrible for Robin as she said the words she wanted Barney to hear while he thoughtlessly repeated them to Nora. Read More...


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