Originally Posted by Guru
I have never understood the appeal of this character at all. Whenever I happen to be in the room when my wife is watching it all I can think is that somebody needs to just shoot this pompous ass.
He's a brilliant doctor/man who doesn't care about anything but solving the puzzle of the patient, breaking any rules that may prevent him from doing so. Plus he's hooked on vicodin. He's basically Sherlock Holmes in a lot of ways.