The gang comes to help Barney's mom move out of her home, but unravel startling revelations about him. Meanwhile, Ted gets upset when Robin oversells him to a blind date.

Pop Culture Connections - Outgoing

It refers to these movies...

Cape Fear

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This Movie is referred to by Cleaning House part of How I Met Your Mother Season 6
Robin mentions to Ted that the girl she is setting him up with looks like Robert de Niro did in the movie Cape Fear.
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The Karate Kid
part of The Karate Kid

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This Movie is referred to by Cleaning House part of How I Met Your Mother Season 6
Ted illustrates to Robin about the dangers of overselling oneself by describing the end of The Karate Kid.
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It refers to these television series...

Deadliest Catch

This Television Series is referred to by Cleaning House part of How I Met Your Mother Season 6
When Barney initially refuses to tell the gang of his problems, Robin brings up the Discovery Channel show Deadliest Catch to fill up the conversation.
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The Price is Right

This Television Series is referred to by Cleaning House part of How I Met Your Mother Season 6
Barney had always believed that Bob Barker, the former host of The Price Is Right was his father. James mentions that at different times his mother told him that his father was Flip Wilson, Bill Cosby, James Earl Jones, and Meadowlark Lemon.
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Other Connections and Related Pop Culture

How I Met Your Mother Season 6

# Title Air Date
How I Met Your Mother
6:1 Big Days Sep 20, 2010
6:2 Cleaning House Sep 27, 2010
6:3 Unfinished Oct 4, 2010
6:4 Subway Wars Oct 11, 2010
6:5 Architect of Destruction Oct 18, 2010
6:6 Baby Talk Oct 25, 2010
6:7 Canning Randy Nov 1, 2010
6:8 Natural History Nov 8, 2010
6:9 Glitter Nov 15, 2010
6:10 Blitzgiving Nov 22, 2010
6:11 The Mermaid Theory Dec 6, 2010
6:12 False Positive Dec 13, 2010
6:13 Bad News Jan 3, 2011
6:14 Last Words Jan 17, 2011
6:15 Oh Honey Feb 7, 2011
6:16 Desperation Day Feb 14, 2011
6:17 Garbage Island Feb 21, 2011
6:18 A Change of Heart Feb 28, 2011
6:19 Legendaddy Mar 21, 2011
6:20 The Exploding Meatball Sub Apr 11, 2011
6:21 Hopeless Apr 18, 2011
6:22 The Perfect Cocktail May 2, 2011
6:23 Landmarks May 9, 2011
6:24 Challenge Accepted May 16, 2011

 

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Cleaning House

Cleaning House
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