Question: You are awesome. You're handsome, witty, charming, and much taller than you appear in your photo. USC is the greatest school in the world and Smurfs rock! Is that enough shameful sucking up to get some How I Met Your Mother scoop?

Answer: Actually, that was a little over-the-top even for me. George Clinton will guest-star in the Sept. 18 season premiere as Alyson Hannigan's date in a dream sequence.