How can you tell a sweeps month episode of House from a regular episode? Well, add in a dash of epidemic, put House in danger, kill a patient, and mix in a scantily clad woman. In this weeks episode, "A Pox on our House," we have all four pieces of the sweeps puzzle. Of course, never for a second did I worry that House was in actual danger. The real Housian parts of this episode were his reactions to the possibility that he might die. And Cuddys piece in that brought over from last weeks episode. Now, theres no way that this argument is the end of their relationship, but it did throw an undeniable kink in the way things have been going, which Im assuming will be resolved by next weeks episode aptly named "Small Sacrifices."
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