813 'The Anxiety Optimization' Press Release Posted January 16, 2015

813 'The Anxiety Optimization' Press Release

CBS has issued the press release for the next episode of The Big Bang Theory, "The Anxiety Optimization", which airs Thursday, January 29. Laura Spencer reprises her role as Emily, Raj's girlfriend.

The Anxiety Optimization – In the hopes of achieving a scientific breakthrough, Sheldon invites his friends to challenge him. Meanwhile, Wolowitz invents an embarrassing game about Raj, on THE BIG BANG THEORY, Thursday, Jan. 29 (8:00-8:31, ET/PT), on the CBS Television Network.

A rerun of "The Expedition Approximation" will air next Thursday, January 23, before the show returns the following Thursday.

More about the episode

'The Anxiety Optimization' - Season 8, Episode 13
Aired January 29, 2015 at 8/7c on CBS.

When Sheldon decides his comfortable lifestyle may be holding back his scientific progress, he asks his threads to irritate and annoy him to improve his work. Meanwhile, Howard embarrasses Raj by creating a new game, 'Emily or Cinnamon?'.

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