In trying to deal with the surprising turn of events, Bernadette and Howard look to Leonard and Penny not so much for advice but rather to ask them for a favor in dealing with the news a bit easier. Howard and Raj come over and end up just as depressed. Sheldon believes that it's an prank. When she wakes up back at the apartment hungover and disappointed, the women lie and reassure her she had a wild time, involving her drunkenly riverdancing. Meanwhile, Sheldon and Amy try randomly dividing up wedding tasks, but they keep arguing. Frequently seen hanging out with Leonard and Sheldon are friends and fellow Caltech scientists Wolowitz and Koothrappali. When Amy tells them she wants a night full of bad decisions as she earlier implied, they go to a bar where Amy drinks a few shots and passes out in twelve minutes.
Title reference: Sheldon trying to embrace the relaxed side of his personality. Though Sheldon enjoys the science, he decides that he doesn't want to live like Wolcott because of his friends and Amy. Title reference: A that refers to both the love triangle between Raj, Nell, and Oliver, who is upset at his separation from Nell, and the roommate triangle that has reformed between Sheldon, Leonard, and Penny, a distinct callback to the show's initial seasons. He doesn't agree and everyone makes suggestions as to what to name the baby. After talking with Amy, Sheldon goes to apologize, only to find Leonard has taken his place. On the way home, Howard does a good job coaching Sheldon to drive them home, for which Sheldon tells him he will be a good teacher to his son. Though he finds proof that Ruchi may be stealing from Bernadette, Raj tries to defend Ruchi like a boyfriend would, pointing out Bernadette's hypocrisy as she would most likely have stolen from other people's projects as well.
Raj takes sole , angering Penny. Once the gang finds out, none of them apart from Bernadette and Stuart want to be in the wedding. At the last minute, Howard relents to name him Michael as Bernadette got six stitches. Leonard sees what hotel Gates is staying at on Penny's schedule, so he, Raj and Howard meet him in the lobby the day before. The store's popularity causes Stuart to be unable to babysit for Howard and Bernadette's date night. Meanwhile, Howard gets a vasectomy while Bernadette is on bed rest. Penny retrieves the couple, who then decide that they have the rest of their lives to make science together.
Sheldon cannot get his bow-tie to be symmetrical and conversations with Amy and his mother make him realize the world's imperfections could cause a scientific breakthrough. Sheldon: Well, he won't be at our wedding. The guys leave to avoid Wolcott, whose theories about time make him doubt whether the guys were ever there. Archived from on October 18, 2014. Amy shocks Howard by saying Bernadette has already decided to name the baby after her father, Michael. This prompts them to think about their plans for the future, so they decide to go on trips and achieve more out of life together before starting a family. They are pronounced as husband and wife.
When Penny puts Gates on a video call, he recognizes Leonard from the previous night. And in light of Sheldon's marriage proposal, the two singletons, Raj and Stuart, continue to commiserate with each other. Sheldon tells her to do it, but she says she often doesn't do things to avoid upsetting him. Title reference: Raj and Penny polarized over who deserves credit for discovering the comet. Leonard's mother Beverly begins talking to Penny as a friend and confidant, troubling Leonard, especially when he learns that Beverly told Penny that she was proud of her, a level of praise she never bestowed upon Leonard himself. Nobody else supports Leonard so Amy tells them Sheldon was never added to the lease when he moved across the hall with her. She loves an old-fashioned one that the other girls admit that they find ugly, though Penny assures Amy she can make her own decisions about her wedding.
Before doing so, he believes he has asked the advice and permission from the the appropriate person. While bragging to each other, they end up arguing which of their fields is better. Wolcott who invites Sheldon to visit him in his completely isolated mountain cabin. Howard volunteers, but when left alone with the children he passes out exhausted, leaving Raj in charge. Leonard Hofstadter and Sheldon Cooper are both brilliant physicists working at Cal Tech in Pasadena, California.
Title reference: Amy and Howard's collaboration contaminating Sheldon and Raj's moods. When Bernadette meets Penny for lunch, she realizes that she loves being at the office again, but doesn't want to leave the children. Meanwhile, Raj runs into Ruchi again and goes out with her, but she does not believe in romantic love. However, when Stuart pulls out as party planner at the last minute, Raj agrees to plan the party, which doesn't turn out too well due to Halley being asleep, Bernadette being on bed rest, and no people turning up. Crowdfunding and selling some of his most valuable comic books to Stuart give him a small start. Patterson February 2, 2017 2017-02-02 T12.
However, when dining with Amy's colleagues later that night, Sheldon is offended that they are more impressed with Amy's work than his own. When they seek solace with an annoyed Bernadette, she exploits the situation to trick Sheldon into doing Howard's chores. Sheldon and Raj resolve the issue of missing their significant others by spending time together. Sheldon, however, comes home and sees Amy in the dress and loves how she looks. Her husband, Oliver, confronts Raj at the planetarium and then breaks down over the end of his marriage. Raj returns it to the cute owner Cynthia and gets her number. But, when Howard annoys Bernadette by writing an astronaut-themed musical while she is on bed-rest, she makes him rejoin the band.
Meanwhile, Amy takes Penny and Bernadette shopping for her wedding dress. Penny successfully employs the approaches recommended in one of Bernadette's parenting books to deal with Sheldon, but Leonard believes she is coddling Sheldon too much. Sheldon: Okay, well, then, he's your plus-one. As they are self-professed nerds, all have little or no luck with women. However, Bernadette tells Penny the truth, upsetting her and making her mad at Leonard. Leonard and Amy have fun recreating experiments from when they were growing up, boring Penny, so she eats with Sheldon as he mulls over his scientific studies. They try to have another at home, but Stuart shows up so they hurriedly go out.
Meanwhile, Bernadette fears Ruchi is trying to steal her projects at work while she is on maternity leave and enlists Raj to spy on her. Before the season premiered, five episodes were filmed from August 15 to September 19, 2017. Leonard tries to defend her but feels sorry for hurting Raj's career. Stuart hires an assistant manager named Denise and she impresses Sheldon with her comic recommendations. The Big Bang Theory Forums. Sheldon surprisingly sticks to this agreement, being a reasonably good guest, which shockingly frustrates Leonard to no end. After comforting Oliver, Raj talks to Nell and convinces her to give her husband another chance.