House and the team take on the case of James Sidas, an exceptionally brilliant physicist and author who traded his successful career for a job as a courier. For the ailing patient, intelligence is a miserable burden that has prompted depression and addiction, and this, coupled with his myriad unusual symptoms, nearly stumps the team. Meanwhile, the doctors at Princeton Plainsboro wrestle with strained personal relationships. Written by
Did You Know?
It is mentioned in this episode that DXM will not harm the brain if taken with a shot of alcohol. This has not been proven true. See more
After House first meets Wilson they get on the elevator on the left, but they go out from the right one when they reach the upper floor. See more
Dr. Gregory House
I feel like Mike Tomlin. Probably not as much as you do, but you get the idea.
[Dr. House looks at Dr. Eric Foreman who looks exactly like Mike Tomlin
References Ordinary People
Performed by James Taylor
(plays over the closing scenes) See more