"No More Mr. Nice Guy"
is the thirteenth episode of the fourth season of House
, and the eighty-third episode overall. It was the first House
episode filmed after the resolution of the 2007–2008 Writers Guild of America strike
. It aired in the United States
on April 28, 2008. Dr. Gregory House
notices a man named Jeff in the Emergency Room (ER), who he thinks is "too nice", Dr. House thinks that niceness is a symptom and tries to cure Jeff. Meanwhile, Dr. Eric Foreman
, thinks the other diagnostic team members don't respect him. Whiles Amber Volakis
and House try to create a deal in which they can both spend time with Dr. James Wilson
The episode was watched by approximately 14 million viewers, making it the night's second most watched program, behind Dancing with the Stars. The episode gained mixed reviews from critics. Mary McNamara of the Los Angeles Times stated that the episode was "The worst House episode ever", while Gina Dinunno of TV Guide commented that she thought the episode was "pretty good".