A good sitcom is only as good as the characters that the show is about. Without the interest in those characters, the ability to relate and the empathy felt for them the show would never surpass mediocre. How I Met Your Mother has become an extremely popular sitcom with a massive fan base as it has these exact qualities. The five main characters each have their own personalities and traits which bounce off each other flawlessly.
One character in particular that lives in the hearts of every fan is Marshall Eriksen. With a heart of gold and an appetite for food that is rarely rivalled, he has won over many people. As the best friend of the show's protagonist he really sets the standard.
But how well do you really know Marshall Eriksen? Only true HIMYM fans should take this quiz...
Let us know how you did in the comments thread below.
Answers at the end!
1. How Old Was Marshall When He Smoked His First Cigarette?