The Hollywood writers' strike ended more than a month ago, but tonight, it will finally start to feel over, as three CBS Monday comedies — The Big Bang Theory, How I Met Your Mother, and Two and a Half Men — return with new episodes for the first time in months.
Of them, I'm most excited about How I Met Your Mother, which returns in its new 8:30 p.m. time slot with a St. Patrick's Day-themed episode called "No Tomorrow," in which Barney convinces Ted to toast the Irish by partying like there's . . . well, you know. This isn't the episode with Britney Spears, unfortunately — we have to wait another week for her highly anticipated guest spot — but there's a little Vanessa Minnillo action, if you're into that.
To prepare for the show's return, the cast members filmed a little video talking about their favorite episodes from the show's two and a half seasons (not surprisingly, Robin Sparkles is involved). To check it out, just
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