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
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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
As House and Lucas are talking the pillow beside Lucas on the sofa goes from disheveled to upright and neat to disheveled again. See more
Dr. Robert Chase
Why does everyone assume that everyone works in the *exact* same way?
Thirteen - Dr. Hadley
We pretty much do. Our egos want us to think we're all snowflakes, no two alike. But really we all want the same things: love, forgiveness... chocolate.
References Ordinary People
Games People Play
Performed by James Taylor
(plays as House arrives at Cuddy's sister's home for Thanksgiving) See more