Grey's Anatomy: Season 8, Episode 4

What Is It About Men (6 Oct. 2011)

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A stampede at a comic book convention leads to an influx of patients.



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The doctors of Seattle Grace are called upon to man up when a stampede at a comic book convention causes an influx of colorful characters in the ER-blurring the lines of fantasy and reality; Mark shows his softer side with baby Sofia when Arizona and Callie go out of town, but at work he continues to give Jackson a hard time; Ben returns to the ER, only to find that Nurse Eli has moved in on Bailey; and the male doctors bond over their frustrations with women, on a special all-boys episode. Written by ABC Publicity

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The episode's description reveals that the convention in question was one for comic books but the Cosplayers attending are LARPing as fictional but "non-comic" characters from TV Shows/Movie Series such as LOTR, The Hobbit, Doctor Who & Star Wars. See more »


References Doctor Who (1963) See more »


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