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How can Robin and Marshal hear each other, with the ear muffs still on?

I don't see this as much of a tv conceit. The earmuffs usually used on shooting ranges do not go anywhere near blocking out all sound. It is quite standard to carry on conversations while having them ...
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How can Robin and Marshal hear each other, with the ear muffs still on?

As a sports shooter of now almost 23 years I can tell you: It's not an issue! You hear each other a bit muffled but still very well understandably. You only have to raise your voice because of the gun ...
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When did Barney Stinson learn to drive in How I Met Your Mother?

Well, it is kinda well-explained on IMDb FAQ page, The thing to keep in mind is that the driving lesson scene in "Arrivederci Fiero" is a flashback to sometime "last year"; if Ted ...
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How can Robin and Marshal hear each other, with the ear muffs still on?

There are special electronic ear protectors that can do that. Guns.com The premise of electronic muffs is quite simple. While the passive muff provides hearing protection, battery powered electronic ...
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Was Cobra Kai influenced by How I Met Your Mother?

Build Series has a video where Billy Zabka and Ralph Macchio talk briefly about their time on the set of How I Met Your Mother, and how they took a photo at the end of their time on How I Met Your ...
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Ted is a dog person not a cat person? But is also horribly allergic to dogs?

You're mixing reality and fiction here. Josh Radnor, the actor who plays Ted, was heavily allergic to dogs. It was uncomfortable for him to be in the set of Robin's apartment even when the dogs weren'...
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Why do popular series end?

It may be for various reasons From Wikipedia, In television, cancellation refers to the termination of a program by a network, typically because of low viewership, financial losses, or ...
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How come Ted's daughter and son are in so few episodes?

Realistic answer is, the show spanned about 9 years, and the actor and the actress grew considerably since their teenage years. So it would create a problem because Ted's storytelling happens during a ...
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How can Robin and Marshal hear each other, with the ear muffs still on?

One thing to note is that the sound of a gunshot and the sound of 2 people talking have an entirely different frequency, volume and length. The human voice has a frequency of around 85-250 Hz, a ...
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Barney Stinson on moving and helping move

You're gonna have to realize quite soon that Barney doesn't believe in many things, especially early in the series. He just believes in whatever goes his way at this exact moment. Like Breno said, ...
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How can Robin and Marshal hear each other, with the ear muffs still on?

Earmuffs for hearing protection are designed for just that: hearing protection. They are intended to bring volumes down to a safe level that won't cause injury or damage the wearer's hearing. Each ...
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What episodes are the other doppelgangers in?

I believe the Dopplegangers first came up in Season 5 only. The excert from Wikia also confirms this: The first doppelgänger shown is Robin's doppelgänger, dubbed "Lesbian Robin" by the group. ...
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What was the recording order for How I Met Your Mother?

As you said yourself, it's make up. I think that's the case simply because most networks that film some series, especially the ones that turn out to be long running (like How I Met Your Mother and ...
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What episodes are the other doppelgangers in?

All the doppelgangers' first appearances are in Season 5, except for Barney's, who appears in Season 6 Episode 13. Both Robin, Lily, and Marshall came up in the same episode "Double Date" as ...
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How did Barney & Ted know that Robin was searching for that locket in Central Park?

Keep in mind that this entire show is a flashback, representing the story that Ted is telling to his kids. There are many things shown in the show that are factually incorrect, including but not ...
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Hadn't Barney already won the belt?

There are a few misconceptions and assumptions in the question. It's unproven that there was a second girl in the bedroom during Ted and Stella's wedding. I don't remember this implication, having ...
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Hadn't Barney already won the belt?

The episode with Stella's and Ted's (cancelled) wedding (Shelter Island, Season 4, Episode 5) where Barney (probably) has a threesome is after the episode about the belt (Third Wheel, Season 3, ...
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