'The Michael J. Fox Show' episode 6, 'Teammates': Mike fails to have Annie's back

Should a spouse support his or her partner unconditionally?Such was the debate between Mike (Michael J. Fox) and Annie (Betsy Brandt) in "Teammates," Thursday's (Oct. 24) episode of NBC's "The Michael J. Fox Show," resulting from Annie calling out a neighbor who pushed his way into their apartment building's elevator before they could get out.The neighbor later cold-shoulders the eager-to-please Mike -- inspiring Mike to try to make amends by telling him Annie was "off her meds" during the elevator showdown. Annie then is surprised when the man greets her warmly, expressing compassion for her "bipolar disorder."Mike doesn't choose the most advisable words by explaining to her, "I was just trying to clean up your ... ." And a mildly furious Annie finishes his sentence with, "Mess!," leading Mike to tell her she's sometimes "a little hard on people, and I have to smooth things over from time to time."Dismayed to learn Mike also has...



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