Highlights from the Sixth Episode of Season 5 of The Big Bang Theory

­Sheldon competes with the gang for his mother’s attention when she comes to visit, on THE BIG BANG THEORY

Competing with Leonard

1. Competing with Leonard

Sheldon (Jim Parsons, left) competes with Leonard (Johnny Galecki, right) and the gang for his mother's attention when she comes to visit, on THE BIG BANG THEORY. Photo: Sonja Flemming/CBS
Wet

2. Wet

Sheldon (Jim Parsons, left) competes with Leonard and the gang for his mother's (Laurie Metcalf, right) attention when she comes to visit, on THE BIG BANG THEORY. Photo: Sonja Flemming/CBS
Wet

3. Wet

Sheldon (Jim Parsons, left) competes with Leonard and the gang for his mother's (Laurie Metcalf, right) attention when she comes to visit, on THE BIG BANG THEORY. Photo: Sonja Flemming/CBS
Wet

4. Wet

Sheldon (Jim Parsons, left) competes with Leonard and the gang for his mother's (Laurie Metcalf, right) attention when she comes to visit, on THE BIG BANG THEORY. Photo: Sonja Flemming/CBS
Wet

5. Wet

Sheldon (Jim Parsons, left) competes with Leonard and the gang for his mother's (Laurie Metcalf, right) attention when she comes to visit, on THE BIG BANG THEORY. Photo: Sonja Flemming/CBS
Saying a Prayer

6. Saying a Prayer

Sheldon competes with the gang for his mother's attention when she comes to visit, on THE BIG BANG THEORY. Pictured left to right: Kunal Nayyar, Simon Helberg, Johnny Galecki, Laurie Metcalf, Kaley Cuoco. Photo: Sonja Flemming/CBS
Time with Amy

7. Time with Amy

Sheldon (Jim Parsons, right) confers with Amy (Mayim Bialik, left) about his discomfort competing with the gang for his mother's attention when she comes to visit, on THE BIG BANG THEORY. Photo: Sonja Flemming/CBS
Breakfast

8. Breakfast

- Sheldon (Jim Parsons, center) competes with the Leonard (Johnny Galecki, left) and the gang for his mother's (Laurie Metcalf, right) attention when she comes to visit, on THE BIG BANG THEORY. Photo: Sonja Flemming/CBS
Mommy Dearest

9. Mommy Dearest

Sheldon (Jim Parsons, left) competes with Raj (Kunal Nayyar, center) and the gang for his mother's (Laurie Metcalf, right) attention when she comes to visit, on THE BIG BANG THEORY. Photo: Sonja Flemming/CBS
Raj Drunk

10. Raj Drunk

Sheldon (Jim Parsons, second from left) competes with the gang (Johnny Galecki, second from right; Kunal Nayyar, far right) for his mother's (Laurie Metcalf, far left) attention when she comes to visit, on THE BIG BANG THEORY
Dinner Out

11. Dinner Out

Sheldon (Jim Parsons, center) competes with Leonard (Johnny Galecki, left) and the gang for his mother's (Laurie Metcalf, right) attention when she comes to visit, on THE BIG BANG THEORY. Photo: Sonja Flemming/CBS
Dinner Out

12. Dinner Out

Sheldon (Jim Parsons, center) competes with Leonard (Johnny Galecki, left) and the gang for his mother's (Laurie Metcalf, right) attention when she comes to visit, on THE BIG BANG THEORY. Photo: Sonja Flemming/CBS
Dinner Out

13. Dinner Out

Sheldon (Jim Parsons, center) competes with Leonard (Johnny Galecki, left) and the gang for his mother's (Laurie Metcalf, right) attention when she comes to visit, on THE BIG BANG THEORY. Photo: Sonja Flemming/CBS
Dinner Out

14. Dinner Out

Sheldon (Jim Parsons, center) competes with Leonard (Johnny Galecki, left) and the gang for his mother's (Laurie Metcalf, right) attention when she comes to visit, on THE BIG BANG THEORY. Photo: Sonja Flemming/CBS
The Rhinitis Revelation

15. The Rhinitis Revelation

heldon (Jim Parsons, center) competes with Leonard (Johnny Galecki, right) and the gang for his mother's (Laurie Metcalf, left) attention when she comes to visit, on THE BIG BANG THEORY.Photo: Sonja Flemming.