Ted runs into "The Slutty Pumpkin" (Katie Holmes) but realizes that she is not "The One". Meanwhile, Barney learns he is part Canadian, and Lily has pregnancy brain.

Pop Culture Connections - Outgoing

It refers to these movies...

The Big Lebowski

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  • Type: Movie
This Movie is referred to by The Slutty Pumpkin Returns part of How I Met Your Mother Season 7
Naomi (the Slutty Pumpkin) tells Ted she spent the last 10 years looking for him in a sea of Harry Potters and Big Lebowskis.
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It refers to these book series...

Harry Potter

This Book Series is referred to by The Slutty Pumpkin Returns part of How I Met Your Mother Season 7
Naomi (the Slutty Pumpkin) tells Ted she spent the last 10 years looking for him in a sea of Harry Potters and Big Lebowskis.
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It refers to these movie series...

Harry Potter

This Movie Series is referred to by The Slutty Pumpkin Returns part of How I Met Your Mother Season 7
Naomi (the Slutty Pumpkin) tells Ted she spent the last 10 years looking for him in a sea of Harry Potters and Big Lebowskis.
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It plays these songs...

Living in America
performed by James Brown

This Song is played in The Slutty Pumpkin Returns part of How I Met Your Mother Season 7
This song plays as Barney arrives at the rooftop Halloween party. He was supposed to wear the costume Robin gave him (A Canadian Mountie) but instead chose to dress as an Uncle Sam Boxer, to prove that he is American, not Canadian.

O Canada
composed by Calixa Lavallée; written by

This Song is played in The Slutty Pumpkin Returns part of How I Met Your Mother Season 7
After Robin tells Barney that he is 1/4 Canadian, Barney tearfully sings this song.

One Week
performed by Barenaked Ladies

This Song is played in The Slutty Pumpkin Returns part of How I Met Your Mother Season 7
After Ted tracks down Naomi, the "Slutty Pumpkin", she tells him that the song 'One Week' is "their song" and tells Ted they should make love to it.

It refers to these songs...

Tootsie Roll
performed by 69 Boyz

This Song is referred to by The Slutty Pumpkin Returns part of How I Met Your Mother Season 7
At the rooftop Halloween party, Naomi says she's going to go make herself a Tootsie Roll drink, explaining it's a concoction she made up. She tells the group that it's also a song and a dance that goes with the song.

It refers to these television series...

The Price is Right

This Television Series is referred to by The Slutty Pumpkin Returns part of How I Met Your Mother Season 7
Lily and Marshall are visiting Lily's grandparents in the suburbs. The grandparents tell them that they have a surprise gift to give, and Lily remarks that the gift is probably a big piece of used junk, recalling the time they were given a riding lawn mower. Lily tells Marshall it's like a really crappy version of the Showcase Showdown - a portion of the game show 'The Price Is Right'.
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The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show

This Television Series is referred to by The Slutty Pumpkin Returns part of How I Met Your Mother Season 7
Robin calls Barney Dudley Do-Right because he is supposed to dress up in a Canadian Mountie uniform. Dudley Do-Right was a character in a segment of the Rocky and Bullwinkle Show.
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It refers to these television episodes...

How I Met Your Mother:
Season:  1  / Episode:  6 
Slutty Pumpkin

This Television Episode is referred to by The Slutty Pumpkin Returns part of How I Met Your Mother Season 7
Ted finally discovers the identity of the Slutty Pumpkin, but soon realizes that she is not in fact, the girl of his dreams.

Pop Culture Connections - Incoming

It is referred to by these television episodes...

How I Met Your Mother:
Season:  8  / Episode:  16 
Bad Crazy

This Television Episode refers to The Slutty Pumpkin Returns part of How I Met Your Mother Season 7
At the beginning of the episode, future Ted is telling his children that being single is fun. Several clips are shown of Ted and his various girlfriends throughout the series. A clip is shown of Ted on the rooftop with Naomi, "The Slutty Pumpkin", kissing over a romantic dinner from the episode, 'The Slutty Pumpkin Returns'.

Other Connections and Related Pop Culture

How I Met Your Mother Season 7

# Title Air Date
How I Met Your Mother
7:1 The Best Man Sep 19, 2011
7:2 The Naked Truth Sep 19, 2011
7:3 Ducky Tie Sep 26, 2011
7:4 The Stinson Missile Crisis Oct 3, 2011
7:5 Field Trip Oct 10, 2011
7:6 Mystery Vs. History Oct 17, 2011
7:7 Noretta Oct 24, 2011
7:8 The Slutty Pumpkin Returns Oct 31, 2011
7:9 Disaster Averted Nov 7, 2011
7:10 Tick Tick Tick... Nov 14, 2011
7:11 The Rebound Girl Nov 21, 2011
7:12 Symphony of Illumination Dec 5, 2011
7:13 Tailgate Jan 2, 2012
7:14 46 Minutes Jan 16, 2012
7:15 The Burning Beekeeper Feb 6, 2012
7:16 The Drunk Train Feb 13, 2012
7:17 No Pressure Feb 20, 2012
7:18 Karma Feb 27, 2012
7:19 The Broath Mar 19, 2012
7:20 Trilogy Time Apr 9, 2012
7:21 Now We're Even Apr 16, 2012
7:22 Good Crazy Apr 30, 2012
7:23 The Magician's Code (Part 1) May 14, 2012
7:24 The Magician's Code (Part 2) May 14, 2012

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