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Recession Proof 

A man cleans crime scenes after losing his real estate company. His wife doesn't know. He suddenly gets a fit at a restaurant. Masters thinks, he lied about his job. Foreman throws Taub out. Cuddy gets an award.

Director:

S.J. Clarkson

Writers:

David Shore (created by), John C. Kelley

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Cast

Episode complete credited cast:
Hugh Laurie ... Dr. Gregory House
Lisa Edelstein ... Dr. Lisa Cuddy
Omar Epps ... Dr. Eric Foreman
Robert Sean Leonard ... Dr. James Wilson
Jesse Spencer ... Dr. Robert Chase
Peter Jacobson ... Dr. Chris Taub
Olivia Wilde ... Thirteen (credit only)
Amber Tamblyn ... Martha M. Masters
Adrian LaTourelle Adrian LaTourelle ... Bert
Ashley Jones ... Diane
Thomas Edward Connolly Thomas Edward Connolly ... Officer Smith
Mike Moh ... Waiter
Bobbin Bergstrom ... Nurse
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Storyline

A patient is admitted after breaking out in a severe rash triggered by caustic chemical exposure at his blue-collar job. As the team treats him, they discover that he has led his wife to believe that he is still maintaining his once-lucrative real estate career. Meanwhile, Cuddy is honored with an award and needs House to be at the charity event for support, but his attendance is threatened when his patient's battle to survive forces him to question his practice and his own happiness. Also, Chase and Masters teach each other a lesson in forging meaningful personal and professional relationships. Written by Fox Publicity

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Genres:

Drama | Mystery

Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 February 2011 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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Did You Know?

Trivia

The title of this episode is the name of the concept that some industries, perhaps most famously the entertainment industry, don't go through recessions when the economy collapses. See more »

Goofs

When the patient is ready for the MRI, his hands are crossed on his chest. The camera angle changes several times from outside to inside the machine. Each time the angle changes, his hands cross and uncross. See more »

Quotes

Dr. Chris Taub: We found Vicodin in his office.
Dr. Gregory House: Give it to me... Might look like Vicodin, might be something else.
[Slight pause, then Foreman tosses the bottle to House. House examines a pill]
Dr. Gregory House: It's real. Unfortuneately... Because Vicodin doesn't cause rash, fever and joint pain. Does make Taub considerably less annoying.
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Connections

References Sesame Street (1969) See more »

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(uncredited)
Performed by The Prodigy
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