Young Sheldon, the spin-off to the popular TV series, ‘The Big Bang Theory’ is now well into its Season 4. Sheldon has finally got into college and has even begun with his lectures. There we witness him dealing with his college life as he faces different issues every day. Starting his line of issues is from a philosophy lecture he attends where he tries clashing horns against Professor Erikson. But, considering his focus is on Physics, he loses at a battle of wits in Philosophy.
Young Sheldon Season 4 Episode 8 Recap
Young Sheldon Season 4 Episode 8 titled “An Existential Crisis and a Bear That Makes Bubbles” follows up with the last episode as Sheldon has an existential crisis. Sheldon refuses to get up as he questions life itself and doesn’t know how going to college would matter. So, George, Dr. Sturgis, and Connie attempt to rouse him but they fail. So, Connie finally resorts to scare him with a chicken and succeeds. While going to the University, Connie decides to go and have a talk with Professor Erikson to try and fix him.
At the University, during a lecture, Sheldon questions various concepts of Physics to Dr. Linkletter. Frustrated by this, Linkletter heads to Professor Erikson where he meets Connie already making the case. Both of them demand Professor Erikson fix Sheldon. So, Erikson tells Sheldon how asking philosophical questions to gain knowledge is the point of life. Sheldon has a revelation as to what was the true point of life and thus decides to drop physics for philosophy. After which he begins to practice various branches of Philosophy in order to decide his Major.
Later, he goes to Dr. Linkletter to get his signature so that he can change his field of study. But, Dr. Linkletter wasn’t pleased by this as Sheldon was on a Physics scholarship so he tries to warn him about the repercussions. But Sheldon wasn’t listening to this as he was blowing bubbles making him think of science again and thus no longer wants to switch fields.
George and Georgie
Meanwhile, George finds out that Georgie was cutting class and wanted to leave the football team too. He preferred working at the store as he was happy doing so. While he tries to defend his actions, he claims that George was only trying to stop him as he hated his own job. George is hurt by this as he later admits to his coworkers that he didn’t hate his job but doesn’t really feel happy anywhere.
When Will Season 4 Episode 9 Release?
Young Sheldon Season 4 Episode 9, titled ‘Crappy Frozen Ice Cream and an Organ Grinder’s Monkey’ is set to be released on 25th February 2021 at 8 pm ET. Be sure to change the above time to your local time zone to watch the episode when it airs every Thursday. The episodes of Young Sheldon were a bit out of order but, now they seem to be releasing every week. So, any updates on the same will be intimidated. You can watch Young Sheldon as it airs on CBS and even streams it on their website, DirecTV, FuboTV, YouTube TV, and Amazon Prime Video.
Young Sheldon Season 4 Episode 9 Preview
Young Sheldon Season 4 Episode 9, titled ‘Crappy Frozen Ice Cream and an Organ Grinder’s Monkey’ will follow up from the last episode as Sheldon is no longer confused and has chosen to take back Physics as his Major. Sheldon and his dad, George Sr. are invited to dine with President Hagemeyer and a University benefactor. Meanwhile, there is a dance at Missy’s school but for reasons yet to be revealed, Mary won’t let Missy go. So, Georgie decides to give her some brotherly advice as to what she could do to go to the dance. Dale, Meemaw’s boyfriend, and his ex-wife June’s son are getting married. For this, they are here to try and convince Connie to attend the wedding too.
Meanwhile, something interesting to watch would be the future dynamic between Georgie and George Sr. They seem to be having a rough patch where Georgie ended up saying something hurtful to his dad. If one remembers, in The Big Bank Theory Sheldon mentions how his dad died when he went to college. Hopefully, this isn’t a sign to end things on a sad note for the season.