The Big Bang Theory

Season 1 Episode 8

The Grasshopper Experiment

Aired Monday 8:00 PM Nov 12, 2007 on CBS

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  • Raj's Parents Set Him Up For A Date With A Girl, Penny Tries Her Skills At Bartending & Spikes Sheldon's Drink.

    Raj Has Got A Webcam & His Parents Tell Him They Have Arranged A Date For Him, The Girl's Name Is Lalita Gupta, Penny Tries Her Hand At Bartending, And Ends Up Making Raj A "Grasshopper" So That He Can Talk To Girls Easily.
    Raj Is So Relaxed That He Ends Up Stating Insensitive Comments About Lalita's Weight, And Sheldon Walks In & Is Adamant That Lalita Is In Fact A Indian Fairytale Princess, Lalita Asks Sheldon Out To Dinner.
    Back At Home, Raj Tries To Pin The Blame On Sheldon, But Sheldon Reveals He Was Drunk, And His Parents Wanted To Talk To Him Privately In The Hallway.