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Missy Cooper's Sassiest Sister Comebacks On Young Sheldon This Texas pistol is locked and loaded with one-liners.
Posted on Dec 8, 2017 10:00am


If you grew up with a sibling (or siblings), then you know that the art of the comeback is essential. Nobody knows this better than Missy Cooper (Raegan Revord) on Young Sheldon.

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When it comes to reining in her two brothers, Sheldon (Iain Armitage) and George Jr. (Montana Georgia), the feisty nine-year-old knows exactly when and how to take them down a peg, and that's with her trusty (read: cheeky) wit.

As Season 1 of Young Sheldon continues, let's take a look at some of Missy's most deliciously well-timed comebacks...

The Setup: Sheldon is watching his favorite television program, Professor Proton, on the family TV. When Missy asks why they can't watch DuckTales instead, her twin brother replies, "Because we don't learn anything watching DuckTales."

The Comeback:



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The Setup: As part of her nightly routine, Missy finishes brushing her hair after counting out 100 strokes of her brush. Sheldon, who arguably pays more attention to detail, points out that Missy missed 11 comb-throughs.

The Comeback:



Stream "Rockets, Communists, and the Dewey Decimal System" on CBS All Access to see this sassy comeback from Missy.

The Setup: When George Sr. (Lance Barber) is rushed to the hospital, the three kids decide to jack their Meemaw's (Annie Potts) car to go see him. Later, out on the open road, the kids hear sirens coming up behind them, and Sheldon laments, "Oh, no, we're going to jail."

The Comeback:



Stream "Poker, Faith, and Eggs" on CBS All Access to see this sassy comeback from Missy.

The Setup: After Sheldon survives a near-death experience choking on a breakfast sausage, Sheldon presses the issue in the car. But his mother (Zoe Perry) tells Sheldon to stop talking about "death and dyin'."

The Comeback:



Stream "A Therapist, a Comic Book, and a Breakfast Sausage" on CBS All Access to see this sassy comeback from Missy.

The Setup: Late at night, amidst Sheldon's newfound popularity with the football team, Sheldon and Missy sneak off to a high school party next door. When George Jr. unexpectedly finds Missy dancing in the crowd, he exclaims, "Missy? What are you doing here?"

The Comeback:



Stream "A Solar Calculator, a Game Ball, and a Cheerleader's Bosom" on CBS All Access to see this sassy comeback from Missy.

The Setup: Sheldon wants to go to RadioShack so he can crunch some important numbers on a computer for NASA, but Mary tells him no. Sheldon, in a huff, snaps "What!?" at Missy, who's grinning ear to ear.

The Comeback:



Stream "A Patch, a Modem, and a Zantac" on CBS All Access to see this sassy comeback from Missy.

The Setup: Sheldon recalls a memory from his infancy that could end a bitter feud between his father and Meemaw, but he's reluctant to share it—although he does mention that George Jr.'s nickname back then was "Mr. Soggypants." Brushing off Sheldon's remark, George Jr. convinces Sheldon of the seriousness of the situation, and Missy has the perfect response.

The Comeback:



Stream "A Brisket, Voodoo, and Cannonball Run" on CBS All Access to see this sassy comeback from Missy.

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