Ted wants to break up with his crazy girlfriend Jeanette, but he's reluctant to do so. Meanwhile, Robin holds baby Marvin for the first time and becomes attached to him.

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It refers to these movie series...

Star Wars

This Movie Series is referred to by Bad Crazy part of How I Met Your Mother Season 8
Barney stores a life sized Boba Fett figure/costum at Ted's apartment. Ted is later shown dressed up in it.
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It refers to these television episodes...

How I Met Your Mother:
Season:  5  / Episode:  2 
Double Date

This Television Episode is referred to by Bad Crazy part of How I Met Your Mother Season 8
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 of Ted walking with his blind date, Jen, the woman he had a blind date with five years earlier, is shown from the episode 'Double Date'.

How I Met Your Mother:
Season:  1  / Episode:  19 
Mary the Paralegal

This Television Episode is referred to by Bad Crazy part of How I Met Your Mother Season 8
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 with Mary, the girl Barney set him up with for a date to Robin's award banquet, from the episode 'Mary the Paralegal'.

How I Met Your Mother:
Season:  3  / Episode:  12 
No Tomorrow

This Television Episode is referred to by Bad Crazy part of How I Met Your Mother Season 8
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 of Ted is shown at the club with Ashlee (Vanessa Minnillo) from the episode 'No Tomorrow'.

How I Met Your Mother:
Season:  8  / Episode:  15 
P.S. I Love You

This Television Episode is referred to by Bad Crazy part of How I Met Your Mother Season 8
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 Jeanette on the train, reading 'One Hundred Years of Solitude' from the episode, 'P.S. I Love You'.

How I Met Your Mother:
Season:  4  / Episode:  9 
The Naked Man

This Television Episode is referred to by Bad Crazy part of How I Met Your Mother Season 8
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 of Ted pulling off The Naked Man with Vicky, the girl he met in the elevator, is shown from the episode 'The Naked Man'.

How I Met Your Mother:
Season:  7  / Episode:  8 
The Slutty Pumpkin Returns

This Television Episode is referred to by Bad Crazy part of How I Met Your Mother Season 8
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'.

How I Met Your Mother:
Season:  3  / Episode:  10 
The Yips

This Television Episode is referred to by Bad Crazy part of How I Met Your Mother Season 8
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 of Ted, Marshall and Barney at the Victoria's Secret party is shown from the episode, 'The Yips'.

How I Met Your Mother:
Season:  3  / Episode:  3 
Third Wheel

This Television Episode is referred to by Bad Crazy part of How I Met Your Mother Season 8
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 of Ted sitting on the couch with Rachel and Trudy from the episode, 'The Third Wheel' is shown.

How I Met Your Mother:
Season:  3  / Episode:  1 
Wait For It

This Television Episode is referred to by Bad Crazy part of How I Met Your Mother Season 8
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 of Ted in the hot tub with Amy (Mandy Moore) is shown from the episode 'Wait For It'.

It refers to these movies...

The Departed

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This Movie is referred to by Bad Crazy part of How I Met Your Mother Season 8
When Ted and Marshall discover that Jeanette is a cop, they break into their Boston accents, playing out roles from the film, 'The Departed', saying "Wait a minute, is she a cop?" "I think she's a cop.", "Did you know she was a cop?"...
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How I Met Your Mother Season 8

# Title Air Date
How I Met Your Mother
8:1 Farhampton Sep 24, 2012
8:2 The Pre-Nup Oct 1, 2012
8:3 Nannies Oct 8, 2012
8:4 Who Wants to Be A Godparent? Oct 15, 2012
8:5 The Autumn of Break-Ups Nov 5, 2012
8:6 Splitsville Nov 12, 2012
8:7 The Stamp Tramp Nov 19, 2012
8:8 Twelve Horny Women Nov 26, 2012
8:9 Lobster Crawl Dec 3, 2012
8:10 The Over-Correction Dec 10, 2012
8:11 The Final Page (Part 1) Dec 17, 2012
8:12 The Final Page (Part 2) Dec 17, 2012
8:13 Band of DJ? Jan 14, 2013
8:14 Ring Up! Jan 21, 2013
8:15 P.S. I Love You Feb 4, 2013
8:16 Bad Crazy Feb 11, 2013
8:17 The Ashtray Feb 18, 2013
8:18 Weekend at Barney's Feb 25, 2013
8:19 The Fortress Mar 18, 2013
8:20 The Time-Travelers Mar 25, 2013
8:21 Romeward Bound Apr 15, 2013
8:22 The Bro Mitzvah Apr 29, 2013
8:23 Something Old May 6, 2013
8:24 Something New May 13, 2013

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