A Eulogy For How I Met Your Mother, By 2 People Who Barely Watched It

Tonight, at 8 PM EST, the 9-season run of the beloved CBS sitcom How I Met Your Mother will come to a close. To prep for it, Lindy West and I — two individuals who had, prior to last week, only watched a handful of episodes of the show — tried to watch every single episode in the run up to the finale. Our results were… » 3/31/14 7:45pm 3/31/14 7:45pm

How I Met Your Mother Was a Lot Smarter About Politics Than Most TV

Tonight, How I Met Your Mother ends its 9-year run by revealing, finally, how mopey-ass Ted Mosby finally met the woman who would eventually let him put two babies in her. But devotees of the show know that it's about a lot more than inside jokes among a group of unusually clever and often drunk friends. They know it… » 3/31/14 2:30pm 3/31/14 2:30pm

HIMYM Star Calls Death Rumors 'Crazy' But Doesn't Actually Deny Them

There are a lot of fan theories surrounding the final season of How I Met Your Mother (that you can spot a munchkin hanging in the background of McClaren's, that Ted is the Zodiac Killer, etc.), but the one that's picked up the most steam and spilled the most ink is the theory that the mother has ACTUALLY BEEN DEAD… » 3/10/14 1:45pm 3/10/14 1:45pm