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Cox vs. House, or merely naughty vs. complete arse   Leave a comment

Tv shows with doctors in them are pretty popular, and it’s easy to understand why. Doctors and nurses are easy to portray as heroes, everyone can relate to either being sick or knowing someone who has been sick, and the list of possible ideas for a show practically writes itself, what with all the different diseases they have to treat. Whether it’s a good or bad show, that depends, as always on the finished product. But the quality as such isn’t what I’m going to talk about today. No, it’s about the similarities and differences of two famous TV doctors, and why I think one of them has an undeserved big star amongst atheists. Read the rest of this entry »