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Old October 12 2009, 11:45 AM   #1
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House 6x05 "Instant Karma" - Discussion and Spoilers

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A rich businessman brings his son, who's suffering from stomach pain, to Princeton Plainsboro, and believes he's a victim of his wealthy position and success.
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Old October 13 2009, 01:14 AM   #2
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Cinematography in this episode is weird, kind of like the season opener.
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Old October 13 2009, 01:20 AM   #3
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It's Beecher!!
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Old October 13 2009, 01:24 AM   #4
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Oh, Chase is so f*****!
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Old October 13 2009, 02:07 AM   #5
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Cinematography in this episode is weird, kind of like the season opener.
How so?
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Old October 13 2009, 02:08 AM   #6
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Re: House 6x05 "Instant Karma" - Discussion and Spoilers

I like that House's character is actually exhibiting change. When he went to talk to the Dad, apologized, and came off like he felt bad, I was rather impressed. Haven't seen that in awhile.
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Old October 13 2009, 02:29 AM   #7
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Cinematography in this episode is weird, kind of like the season opener.
How so?
Hard to explain, but the lighting, look, and feel of the episode -the overal cinematogrpahy- just felt "off" from most other episodes. It's a certainly "quality" of it that just doesn't jibe with me.

Anyway: Average. Again, too much Forman (and this episode Chase) and not enough of House puzzle-solving. And not nearly enough Wilson or Cuddy. The sooner we end this Chase storyline and get House back in chage of the department the better.
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Old October 13 2009, 02:35 AM   #8
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Re: House 6x05 "Instant Karma" - Discussion and Spoilers

Again, too much Forman (and this episode Chase) and not enough of House puzzle-solving. And not nearly enough Wilson or Cuddy. The sooner we end this Chase storyline and get House back in charge of the department the better.
I feel like we're getting a lot of pieces being put onto the board, and this montage gave this episode more of a midseason finale feel than an episode #5 of the season feel.

I want Andre Braugher back, and sooner rather than later.
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Again, too much Forman (and this episode Chase) and not enough of House puzzle-solving. And not nearly enough Wilson or Cuddy. The sooner we end this Chase storyline and get House back in charge of the department the better.
I feel like we're getting a lot of pieces being put onto the board, and this montage gave this episode more of a midseason finale feel than an episode #5 of the season feel.

I want Andre Braugher back, and sooner rather than later.
IMDB has him only credited for two episodes (Broken and Epic Fail which, I guess, is technically three episodes.)
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It was good but it felt more like a setup episode than anything else.
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Old October 13 2009, 03:45 AM   #11
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One thing this episode proved to me was that House/Wilson is still the best "couple" on this show and always will be. Cuddy can stay, too. I like her. Foreman and Thirteen have got to go.
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Old October 13 2009, 03:47 AM   #12
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Re: House 6x05 "Instant Karma" - Discussion and Spoilers

so, who really cancled the flight on 13?

Interesting medical problem, some serious love for his kid there

did House sell short?
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Old October 13 2009, 03:50 AM   #13
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House canceled the flight. Wilson didn't know beforehand, but went along with Thirteen's accusation to help House out.

I was kind of expecting House to give the money from his insider trading to the father.
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Re: House 6x05 "Instant Karma" - Discussion and Spoilers

Everyone calling her "13" is starting to get old, I must say.
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Old October 13 2009, 04:25 AM   #15
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Everyone calling her "13" is starting to get old, I must say.
I like it and think it's funny. I love calling her Thirteen.

It's better than "Hadley" (as it's common, it seems, to address these characters by their last names) or even "Remmy."
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