‘How I Met Your Mother': 14 of the Funniest and Angriest Reactions to Series Finale

To those fans who feel cheated: Sorry, that one-hour final episode was not an April Fools joke

Last Updated: August 4, 2014 @ 10:38 AM

(Spoiler alert: Do not read this if you haven’t watched Monday’s “How I Met Your Mother” finale.)

“How I Met Your Mother” closed the book on nine seasons Monday night, twisting and turning toward a direction that left many viewers unsatisfied, and plenty of other fans just downright furious.

As it turned out, Ted’s wife, the titular “Mother,” is dead. And Mr. Mosby is still very much in love with Robin, who he finds himself chasing yet again a somewhat indeterminable older age.

Also read: ‘How I Met Your Mother’ Spinoff: 5 Things We Know So Far

Oh, and that whole Robin and Barney marriage — well, that didn’t last. But at least Robin has her dogs and her career, and Barney has a baby with … someone. Fortunately, Marshall and Lily seem to be doing OK, all things considered.

But don’t let us gripe about the ending when Twitter users did such a good job of it. Below are some of the funniest and angriest tweets about the series finale.

Also read: ‘How I Met Your Mother’ Finale: Oh My God, That Totally Happened!

But first, here is one kind reaction from a former “HIMYM” star to help readers ease into the anger beneath:


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