Cuddy's mother, Arlene, is admitted to Princeton Plansboro after complaining about unusual symptoms, but stubborn Arlene insists that House be removed from the case, forcing House to come up with non-conventional - and illegal - means to treat his patient. House instructs his team to follow his lead, and they discover details in Arlene's personal life that she kept secret from Cuddy and her sister Lucinda. Later, Cuddy places her trust in House to ensure that her mother receives the proper medical treatment, leading "by the book" medical student Masters to reevaluate her responsibility to practice within a code of ethics and to follow her boss' orders.
Did You Know?
House: Pop quiz, hotshots. Referencing the 1994 action movie Speed, starring Keanu Reeves, Dennis Hopper, and Sandra Bullock, in which the words "pop quiz, hotshot" are used during a number of key confrontations. See more
(at around 25 mins) House gives Cuddy a bottle of pills. The drug name on the bottle says "Calcium Corbon..."(rest of it hidden from view). It's actually Calcium Carbonate which is an antacid, not Corbonate. See more
I got you a tryout to be a part-time medical consultant on lawsuits.
Dr. Chris Taub
Wait, with your brother? Have you completely forgotten the last time I saw him?
That was five years ago. Jamie had just found out that you'd been cheating on me with your partner's daughter. It's a little overreaction. Might have been...
Dr. Chris Taub
He broke my nose and then called me the most horrible person he's ever met.
He shouldn't have broken your nose.
Performed by Mason Jennings See more