How I Met Your Mother Review: Slam-trak

About half way through this week's episode I was looking for the conductor to stop the "The Drunk Train" because I wanted off. While Barney and Ted's nicknames for the train were classic How I Met Your Mother humor as were the top ten things Marshall and Lily said on their wedding night, I felt like the episode tried to cram way too much into one half hour block and came off as a poor attempt to hot-wire the Mother storyline.

Barney messing up his trademark catchphrase was amusing, but I honestly could not believe any woman let alone someone he met a day ago could unnerve him like that. I felt like the great Barnabus's legacy was slapped in the face with such missteps or the fact that we were meant to believe that Barney honestly did not recognize Quinn from her job at his favorite strip club. It would be like if someone drew a comic book where were were lead to believe Aquaman died by drowning. Come on people.  Read More...


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