S4 E12
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Season 4  "The Bus Pants Utilization"  4x12

Aired 8 years ago - Jan 06, 2011

Leonard's idea for a smartphone app derails his friendship with Sheldon.

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Recap of The Big Bang Theory Season 4 Episode 12 (S04E12) - 1
♪ We built the Wall ♪ ♪ We built the pyramids
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handwriting-recognition differential equation solving.
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Who, me?
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♪ Deep in the heart... ♪
Recap of The Big Bang Theory Season 4 Episode 12 (S04E12) - 5
Consider this unlikely but very plausible scenario.
Recap of The Big Bang Theory Season 4 Episode 12 (S04E12) - 6
I mean, she has no prospects, no marketable skills.
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until they reveal a marketable idea,
Recap of The Big Bang Theory Season 4 Episode 12 (S04E12) - 8
There's your answer-- free food.
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Seems a bit racist.
Recap of The Big Bang Theory Season 4 Episode 12 (S04E12) - 10
Duly noted, Steve from Wichita.
Recap of The Big Bang Theory Season 4 Episode 12 (S04E12) - 11
We have one coming up at midnight.
Recap of The Big Bang Theory Season 4 Episode 12 (S04E12) - 12
You missed Chief Science Officer,
Recap of The Big Bang Theory Season 4 Episode 12 (S04E12) - 13
All right. All right, I'm not going to argue with you.
Recap of The Big Bang Theory Season 4 Episode 12 (S04E12) - 14
So this button here
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It certainly buoyed up this employee's esprit de corps.
Recap of The Big Bang Theory Season 4 Episode 12 (S04E12) - 16
candid truth-telling from your employees,
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How about this for the app name?
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Like I was saying, right now it's just a dummy procedure,
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For our app, I would humbly suggest Project Nodlehs.
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Is the decision to not discuss it open for discussion?
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That's enough, Sheldon. All right, let's get right to the vote.
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I see.
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with what the elves were up to last night.
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Well, that speaks volumes, doesn't it?
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But perhaps from your lofty heights
Recap of The Big Bang Theory Season 4 Episode 12 (S04E12) - 26
from the organism and tossed away.
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Mm. Last night, I had a dream
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What do you think that means?
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but I just couldn't press enter.
Recap of The Big Bang Theory Season 4 Episode 12 (S04E12) - 31
But what if I were to up the ante?
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emblazoned with our university mascot?
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Hold on.
Recap of The Big Bang Theory Season 4 Episode 12 (S04E12) - 34
You mean, "Project Lenwoloppali"?
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Howard, did you solve the install time problem yet?
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Playing the theremin.
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I can barely hear you over my theremin.
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Well, seeing as your project is to sabotage my project, yes.
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♪ Nobody knows ♪
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Trying to contact your home planet?
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Something got you down, there, Sheldon?
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when you see someone wearing shoes you like,
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is exceeded only by its crass consumerism and banality.
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Sheldon, I'm gonna make some cocoa.
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A disappointing drink for a disappointing day.
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Well, based on the fact that our potential market
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Well, he was moping down in the lobby, so I invited him over.
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and promise to behave?

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handwriting-recognition differential equation solving.
#2
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Who, me?
#3
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♪ Deep in the heart... ♪
#4
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Consider this unlikely but very plausible scenario.
#5
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I mean, she has no prospects, no marketable skills.
#6
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until they reveal a marketable idea,
#7
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There's your answer-- free food.
#8
Recap of The Big Bang Theory Season 4 Episode 12 (S04E12) - 9
Seems a bit racist.
#9
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Duly noted, Steve from Wichita.
#10
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We have one coming up at midnight.
#11
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You missed Chief Science Officer,
#12
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All right. All right, I'm not going to argue with you.
#13
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So this button here
#14
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It certainly buoyed up this employee's esprit de corps.
#15
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candid truth-telling from your employees,
#16
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How about this for the app name?
#17
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Like I was saying, right now it's just a dummy procedure,
#18
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For our app, I would humbly suggest Project Nodlehs.
#19
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Is the decision to not discuss it open for discussion?
#20
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That's enough, Sheldon. All right, let's get right to the vote.
#21
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I see.
#22
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with what the elves were up to last night.
#23
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Well, that speaks volumes, doesn't it?
#24
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But perhaps from your lofty heights
#25
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from the organism and tossed away.
#26
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Mm. Last night, I had a dream
#27
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What do you think that means?
#28
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but I just couldn't press enter.
#30
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But what if I were to up the ante?
#31
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emblazoned with our university mascot?
#32
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Hold on.
#33
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You mean, "Project Lenwoloppali"?
#34
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Howard, did you solve the install time problem yet?
#35
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Playing the theremin.
#36
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I can barely hear you over my theremin.
#38
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Well, seeing as your project is to sabotage my project, yes.
#39
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♪ Nobody knows ♪
#40
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Trying to contact your home planet?
#41
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Something got you down, there, Sheldon?
#42
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when you see someone wearing shoes you like,
#44
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is exceeded only by its crass consumerism and banality.
#45
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Sheldon, I'm gonna make some cocoa.
#46
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A disappointing drink for a disappointing day.
#47
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Well, based on the fact that our potential market
#48
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Well, he was moping down in the lobby, so I invited him over.
#49
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and promise to behave?
#50