'The Big Bang Theory': Is Howard a space case?


For an episode that so heavily touted the return of Sheldon's mortal enemy Wil Wheaton, the story between Howard and Bernadette stole the show.[Spoiler Alert]In Thursday's (Oct. 13) episode of "The Big Bang Theory" Howard (Simon Helberg) announces huge news - he's been selected to be a payload specialist for the international space station. Or, to put it in layman's term, he's gonna be an astronaut.While most of the crew celebrates this news, his fiancee Bernadette (Melissa Rauch) isn't quite so giddy. A rift emerges between the two because he didn't discuss it with her first. In a tender moment that's atypical of the show and certainly of Howard, he tells his future bride of his dreams and aspirations - including going into space. But Bernadette will have none of it. She even gets Howard's mother involved who barks out that her son is going into space "over my dead body."Howard is crushed by...



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