12 Things You Didn’t Know about How I Met Your Mother

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In just a few weeks, we will bid farewell to one of the funniest sitcoms in recent years. How I Met Your Mother will end its awesome nine year run on March 31st. Before you say good-bye to Ted, Marshall, Lily, Robin, and Barney take a look at these 12 facts you may not have known about your favorite CBS comedy.

1. Over the years, Barney has had many catch phrases. Four of them were mentioned in the pilot episode. They were: “Wait for it.”, “Suit Up.”, “What Up?”, and “Have you met Ted?” It would not be until episode three when Barney utters his classic, “legen… wait for it.. dary” line.

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Tim Gerstenberger received a BA degree in Communication from Saginaw Valley State University and a MSA degree in Human Resources from Central Michigan University. He currently works as a Recruiter for Chemical Bank, one of the largest banks headquartered in the state of Michigan. His past work has been published on Yahoo! and Examiner. He also contributes to other television/celebrity based websites. He has had a passion for TV since an early age and some of his current favorite shows include: Friends, The Office, How I Met Your Mother, Happy Endings, Friday Night Lights, Bones, The Mindy Project, Chicago Fire, and The Good Wife. He currently resides in the Bay City, Michigan area.
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