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116 - The Peanut Reaction
Aired May 12, 2008

The Peanut Reaction

When Penny learns that Leonard doesn't celebrate birthdays, she attempts to throw him a surprise party, but is sidetracked by Sheldon who unexpectedly gets to live out one of his greatest fantasies at an electronics store.

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Guest Stars: Vernee Watson as Althea, Judith Moreland as Jan, Ronald Hunter as Dan, Chuck Carter as Stan

Writers: Bill Prady (Story), Dave Goetsch (Teleplay), Steven Molaro (Story)

Director: Mark Cendrowski

Viewers: 7.79 million Households Rating: 5/8 Adults 18-49 Rating: 2.9/9

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Quotes (13)

Howard: Try telling him it's a non-optional social convention.
Penny: What?
Howard: Just do it!
Penny: It's a non-optional social convention.
Sheldon: Oh, fair enough.
Howard: He came with a manual.

Store Clerk: Excuse me Sir, you don't work here.
Sheldon: Yes, well apparently neither does anyone else.

Sheldon: What type of computer do you have? And please don't say a white one.

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Comments (10)

Docsable United States, 23:50 Sep 15 2012.
Did anyone else notice that the black nurse in the ER in episode 16 is the same actress as in the pilot sperm bank? Do you think they did this on purpose (as in she is an ER nurse who moonlights at spermbank) or did they just think we wouldn't notice?!? Seems odd
Penny Farthin United Kingdom, 21:20 May 11 2012.
Wow unfortunately the plus sign is not allowed apparently, missed it twice in that previous post ;(. It makes me giggle as well how many people miss type/grammatically are incorrect in a comment box, which is about a show that is based on intellectualism... my 2p (British) ;)
Penny Farthin United Kingdom, 21:13 May 11 2012.
"Penny is so sexy in this one. I mean when she's blackmailing Sheldon." 1 ;) ps lol security question "what is 11 14" nearly got that wrong :P hahaha
piya India, 03:02 May 6 2012.
luv sheldon
Louis United Kingdom, 22:07 Apr 5 2012.
I know the most about this show
Riley Canada, 12:13 Jan 18 2012.
@Elle917 I dont think that they are poking fun at nut based allergic reactions, i think that they are mainly playing on the fact that Howard will almost die for a chance to copulate with a woman, there arent meaning to offend any one, just poking fun at howard.
Elle917 United States, 16:51 Dec 10 2011.
I am a fan of your show but I was really turned off by this episode's poking fun at nut-based allergic reactions (anaphylaxis). Perhaps your writers or research staff did not fully understand that unlike other types of allergies that can result in just hives or swelling, nut-based allergic reactions can be and often are tragically fatal. Watching someone suffer and die of a nut-based allergic reaction is NOT funny. Why did your writers think that it would be? What's next poking fun at cancer or AIDS victims for a cheap laugh?
anonymous Australia, 23:50 Feb 6 2010.
"123456 is not a secure password" gotta luv sheldon
Thomas Thü Switzerland, 11:45 Oct 23 2009.
Anyone has an idea who was the second person in the shop asking Sheldon for help? An older man not knowing whats a "bus". This would be an opportunity for a small guest appearance. And he looks like such a guest...
Sri Lankan Sri Lanka, 04:50 Apr 22 2009.
Penny is so sexy in this one. I mean when she's blackmailing Sheldon.

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