Set in the fictional Sacred Heart hospital in California, John "J.D" Dorian makes his way through the overwhelming world of medicine, with the help of his best friend, his fellow rookie doctors, and the arrogant, but brilliant attending physician he views as his mentor. Written by
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and a few of the writers jokingly claim that Neil Flynn
(The Janitor) has never actually spoken a line from any script. A fourth season script reportedly even contained "(Whatever Neil says)". While Lawrence's comment is certainly an exaggeration, it illustrates how much of his performance is spontaneous. See more
The x-ray with the show's title shown in the beginning is turned the wrong way: the heart should be seen on the right hand side. This was an intentional mistake put in by creator Bill Lawrence
to represent the core idea of the show: young doctors in over their heads. Bill Lawrence reminds viewers that this goof was completely intentional in interviews, DVD commentaries, and virtually any other available opportunity. See more
[Dr. Kelso greets a couple of orderlies who arrive with an occupied body bag on a gurney from a traffic accident
Do you people have any idea how long I've been waiting on you? Next time, if you're not here in thirty minutes or less, I expect a free dead body... or at least some garlic knots.
Dr. Kelso, I think that's extremely insensitive.
I don't think so.
[to the dead body
Miss Parker, you care to weigh in?
[He bends down to listen at the head of the gurney
Nope, she's fine with it. And she ...
Written and Performed by Lazlo Bane
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