Marshall has stayed in Minnesota to help his mother following his father's funeral. Individually, all the gang telephone Marshall to relate a story to him regarding Ted. What they can all agree on in the story telling is that their new friend Zoey agreed to set Ted up with her cousin, who shall be called "Honey" (as that's the only name Ted can remember of her as he relates the story to his children in 2030, "Honey" only a pet name they all used to describe the type of person she was), the most gullible person in the world. By the end of the evening, Ted did not go home with her. His reason: he's in love with married Zoey. Ted never wants to see Zoey again which places the others in a bind as they've come to really like Zoey and don't want to lose her as a friend. But as Marshall gets more and more information from the others in the group about what is going on with Ted and Zoey, he is the only one who is able to see the entire picture. So from Minnesota, Marshall has to fix the ...
Did You Know?
When Barney passes Zoey on the street, he's carrying a silver briefcase. However, if you look closely you will notice that he is actually handcuffed to the briefcase. The episode never explains why! See more
In the beginning of the episode, their thanksgiving turkey was burnt. Robin said "I thought the oven was Celsius". Celsius is less than Fahrenheit, so the turkey would have been under-cooked, not burnt. See more
What kind of name is Zoë? What is that short for Zoseph?
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