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The Big Bang Theory -- "The Wheaton Recurrence" -- 04/12/10

The Big Bang Theory

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Wil Wheaton returns and once again battles with Sheldon, this time in a bowling match; and Penny and Leonard have a fight that threatens their relationship.
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Re: The Big Bang Theory -- "The Wheaton Recurrence" -- 04/12/10

Love the photo!
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Re: The Big Bang Theory -- "The Wheaton Recurrence" -- 04/12/10

The return of Sheldon's nemesis.
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Re: The Big Bang Theory -- "The Wheaton Recurrence" -- 04/12/10

Seeing the 2 photos in EW over the last few weeks about this episode, this one should be a classic.
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Re: The Big Bang Theory -- "The Wheaton Recurrence" -- 04/12/10

Kaley Cuoco looked especially gorgeous.
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Re: The Big Bang Theory -- "The Wheaton Recurrence" -- 04/12/10

I'm almost hoping for the couple to break-up ... this show just has not been as consistently funny, IMO, with Penny and Leonard dating.
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Re: The Big Bang Theory -- "The Wheaton Recurrence" -- 04/12/10

The Wesley Crushers

Not too many laughs in this one due to the break-up. I agree with silentbob, the Penny/Leonard relationship scenes were always the weak point. I just hope it doesn't turn into a on-again/off-again type of thing.
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Re: The Big Bang Theory -- "The Wheaton Recurrence" -- 04/12/10

Shelton (to Penny): "Please reserve that butch spirit for the lanes."

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Re: The Big Bang Theory -- "The Wheaton Recurrence" -- 04/12/10

"Embrace your dark side"
"That's not even from your franchise!"

I thought the episode was really funny. A lot of great lines from Howard too.
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Re: The Big Bang Theory -- "The Wheaton Recurrence" -- 04/12/10

The end bet was fantastic too I thought this episode was hilarious despite the break up.
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Re: The Big Bang Theory -- "The Wheaton Recurrence" -- 04/12/10

I like that Wheaton is a true villain and has no problem breaking up Leonard and Penny just to win a bowling game. I expected him to say something wise that kept them together, but instead, bam!

D
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Re: The Big Bang Theory -- "The Wheaton Recurrence" -- 04/12/10

I thought the episode was hilarious. Wheaton as Sheldon's nemesis makes for some back and forth between the two.

"It's a custom not a rule."
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Re: The Big Bang Theory -- "The Wheaton Recurrence" -- 04/12/10

"Well, I got premature right"

Howard was on fire tonight.
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Re: The Big Bang Theory -- "The Wheaton Recurrence" -- 04/12/10

Originally Posted by Derrich View Post
I like that Wheaton is a true villain and has no problem breaking up Leonard and Penny just to win a bowling game. I expected him to say something wise that kept them together, but instead, bam!

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Awesome stuff.
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Re: The Big Bang Theory -- "The Wheaton Recurrence" -- 04/12/10

Hilarious episode, in spite of the break up crap. While having some funny lines, the Leonard character is just too nasally/whiney and oh so annoying.

Howard and Sheldon (with Wil Wheaton) had incredibly funny episodes.
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Re: The Big Bang Theory -- "The Wheaton Recurrence" -- 04/12/10

Originally Posted by fumanstan View Post
The end bet was fantastic too I thought this episode was hilarious despite the break up.
I missed the ending. What characters did they portray??
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Re: The Big Bang Theory -- "The Wheaton Recurrence" -- 04/12/10

The end was creepy.

Wheaton is an excellent guest star.

My wife finally noticed Penny's cleavage.
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Re: The Big Bang Theory -- "The Wheaton Recurrence" -- 04/12/10

Originally Posted by Chew View Post
I just hope it doesn't turn into a on-again/off-again type of thing.
I don't know, it worked well for Ross and Rachel.
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Re: The Big Bang Theory -- "The Wheaton Recurrence" -- 04/12/10

I never got into this show, I don't hate it just never got into it, but recorded it since Wheaton was going to be on
while I've accepted that laugh tracks aren't going away, this show really needs to tune it down

that said, I did get some laughs out of it even prior to Wheaton making his appearance. didn't know he'd be playing himself, that made it even better
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Re: The Big Bang Theory -- "The Wheaton Recurrence" -- 04/12/10

It was an okay episode, definitely not one of the best ones. I guess we'll have to deal with Penny and Leonard tiptoeing around each other until they eventually get back together in a couple of weeks.
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Re: The Big Bang Theory -- "The Wheaton Recurrence" -- 04/12/10

Explaining the context of "Do or do not, there is no try." to a wife who doesn't like Star Wars is surprisingly difficult.

-jason
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Re: The Big Bang Theory -- "The Wheaton Recurrence" -- 04/12/10

Originally Posted by mikehunt View Post
I never got into this show, I don't hate it just never got into it, but recorded it since Wheaton was going to be on
while I've accepted that laugh tracks aren't going away, this show really needs to tune it down

that said, I did get some laughs out of it even prior to Wheaton making his appearance. didn't know he'd be playing himself, that made it even better
According to the little messages they post after each episode, they don't use a laugh track, they have a studio audience.
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Re: The Big Bang Theory -- "The Wheaton Recurrence" -- 04/12/10

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According to the little messages they post after each episode, they don't use a laugh track, they have a studio audience.
They aired a photo of said audience a few weeks ago.
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Re: The Big Bang Theory -- "The Wheaton Recurrence" -- 04/12/10

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