In "The Desperation Emanation", Leonard is starting to get and Raj suggested to invoke his with Howard. He is also getting tired of everyone's on his status. Finally, Leonard invokes the " Pact" with Howard. On the double date, Joy arrives late and announces that she was at . Joy and Bernadette know each other as they both attend Israeli which allegedly includes various ways to "rip a guy's off". She showed up for in her sweaty , is very and and finds herself very . Nearing the end of the date, Leonard says to Howard that this night is the worst date of his life. Joy was very and un-ladylike, but when she hinted that accompanying her to a would result in , Leonard jumped at the .