Directed by: Peter O’Fallon
Written by: David Foster
Original air date: February 6, 2007
16-year-old Stevie Lipa (Jake Richardson) is admitted to Princeton-Plainsboro with a serious respiratory condition and internal bleeding. He is assigned to House, but he is busy fulfilling a dare given to him by Cuddy. When it’s revealed that Stevie is a Romani and the team encounters troubles with his parents, Foreman is forced to ask Stevie to lie directly to his parents, risking his medical license.