How I Met Your Mother:
Season: 4 / Episode: 11
Date: December 15, 2008
This Television Episode refers to Misery
Ted's sister Heather is in town, but Ted is hiding her from Barney. He calls Barney to invite him to the apartment for a Kathy Bates movie marathon, but NOT 'Misery'. He makes this invitation knowing that Barney won't want to come, which will keep him away from Heather.