7x14 Recession Proof
First Aired: Feb. 28, 2011 on FOX
Summary: 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…
Main Characters in this Episode
Dr. Eric Foreman: I assume you're planning on screwing it up, so you want to maximize witnesses.
Dr. Gregory House: Why does everyone go there?
Dr. Eric Foreman: Experience.
Dr. Gregory House: Shut up!... How about go or work at the Clinic all weekend? I hear it's "Genital Herpes Awareness" month.
Dr. James Wilson: You lost one patient, and it wasn't your fault.
Dr. Gregory House: What about that mom who gave her baby cancer? If I'd figured that one out quicker, she'd still be a mom, alive.
Dr. James Wilson: She refused treatment when it was offered. How is that your fault?
Dr. Gregory House: Then there was that guy I spent a day trapped in isolation with. I was 5 feet away the whole time. Just watched him die, like an idiot.
Dr. James Wilson: Yeah. You've lost patients before, and you'll lose patients again.
Dr. Gregory House: Exactly. Why?... Because love and happiness are nothing but distractions.
Dr. Chris Taub: What you said about me and my marriage...
Dr. Eric Foreman: I was being an ass.
Dr. Chris Taub: True. But you were right. I needed to hear it.
Dr. Eric Foreman: So we're good?
Dr. Chris Taub: You know, I have a couple tickets to...
Dr. Eric Foreman: Don't push it.