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The Office is an American comedy television series broadcast by the National Broadcasting Company (NBC). The series depicts the everyday lives of office employees in the Scranton, Pennsylvania branch of the fictional Dunder Mifflin Paper Company. To simulate the look of an actual documentary, it is ...

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Crew members' influence on The Office

In the Negotiation episode of The Office, Roy tries to attack Jim and Dwight intervenes in the fight and stops it using pepper spray. Meanwhile in Vandalism episode Frank tries to attack Pam, and ...
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Did Holly get transferred because David Wallace was jealous of her and Michael?

Did David Wallace from The Office transfer Holly back to Nashua because he had a crush on her and was jealous of her and Michael's relationship? On the surface it appears that he came to the Crime ...
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Did Jim turn down the corporate job?

In the Season 3 Finale of The Office episode "The Job", Michael, Karen and Jim (and we later learn Ryan) all apply for a job at corporate. When Jim is in his interview, its clear that David Wallace is ...
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Why do so many characters on The Office have the same first names as the actors who play them?

The Office has 4 characters who have the same first names as the actors who play them. Angela, Phyllis, Oscar, and of course Creed Bratton (who goes by his actual full real name). For the sake of ...
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Did Jim ever truly hate Dwight during the course of The Office?

Jim and Dwight's rivalry is one the biggest hallmarks for the show The Office, with both attempting to prank the other (mostly Jim) at any opportunity given. But does Jim pull these pranks because ...
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Were any of these comedian actors actually auditioning for the show?

Due to Michael's recent departure from Dunder Mifflin, in episodes titled, "Search Committee" (S07E25/26), the majority of The Office was dedicated to finding Michael's replacement. Throughout these ...
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What is Creed from The Office

I have seen The Office multiple times, and I know how Creed's story comes to an end with the police, but I can't figure out what he actually is, as both a character and a person. He is often saying ...
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How much of Athlead did Jim Halpert own in The Office? [closed]

In the Office Jim invests $10,000 into a Sports Marketing Business with his friends in Philadelphia. How much of Athlead did Jim buy/invest into?
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Why didn't Kevin go to jail after they aired The Office documentary?

In "The Convict" (The Office, S03E09), Kevin admits to breaking insider trading laws, and that he basically does it every day. My question is: if Creed got caught and went to jail after the ...
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Why was Michael Scott forgotten so easily?

Michael Scott, a Dunder Mifflin employee for 19 years and was with these employees for more than 10 years. (correct me if I am wrong) But as he left the office suddenly to move to Colorado, he was ...
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Why is Toby Flenderson the way he is?

Toby Flenderson, the HR Rep at Dunder Mifflin Scranton has a very odd personality. He often is very quite, bizarre looks and at times perverted and very, ver dry. Takes part hardly in any activity and ...
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Was it that easy to become a vice President at Dunder Mifflin?

Sure, Ryan from The Office went to Business School. But he had absolutely no prior professional or corporate experience. He was a temp in the Scranton branch, exactly how did he end up in New York to ...
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How did Michael Scott become regional manager?

I mean, Michael Gary Scott is so childish, lame and gets no work done. He procrastinates all the time, wastes other people's time and does zero productivity per day. Yet he is the manager, how?
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What is written on the mini-bus?

In Season 5 The Office (US version), Episode 23 - Broke, at the beginning we see a minivan and on the side is some Korean text: Pam thinks it says Hallelujah Church of Scranton but does anyone ...
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Why does everyone hate Toby so much?

In the US version of the Office, everyone seems to really really hate Toby. I can understand that he isn't the most interesting person to talk to, but why is everyone so against him? Especially ...
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How did Pam become the office administrator?

In episode two of the seventh season, Pam tricks Gabe into believing she was promoted to office administrator previous to Dunder Mifflin's acquisition. Gabe suspects she's lying and confronts her, but ...
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Why didn't Dwight ever suspect Creed of something nefarious?

I know this is a comedy, but Creed said and did very suspicious things throughout the series. He also made allusions to a shady history. Should Dwight not have fixated on Creed as he did with nearly ...
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Reccuring dialogue “That's what she said”?

In the US version of TV show "The Office", many characters keep saying the tagline "That's what she said". There is even a t-shirt on the official store. I never actually understood this punchline as ...
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How much time passes between Jim first meeting Pam and their wedding?

In the american version of The Office, at the time of their wedding, Jim says that he had to wait for a long long time. Is there any indication to know exactly how much time has passed ?
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Is Broccoli Rob dead?

Broccoli Rob dies in season 7 of The Office: Andy: Ooh, says here Dan Becker fell off the side of Kilimanjaro in a climbing accident. It appears Dan's Sherpa survived to tell the tale - ...
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Ultimately, who was the Scranton Strangler?

Throughout the U.S. version of The Office, there were many hints (or red herrings?) that Toby Flenderson, who served on the jury which convicted George Howard Skub as the Scranton Stranger, was ...
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Why didn't Michael Scott appear in the Q&A panel in the Finale episode of The Office?

In the Finale episode of The Office, the Scranton Cultural Center hosts a public Q&A panel of the employees of Dunder Mifflin. Most of the regular characters return for this after several months, ...
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What does the “keleven” digit look like?

In the Finale episode of The Office, we learn that one reason Kevin was fired, was for using his made-up number "kelevin" to correct accounting errors. His replacement is seen asking Oscar about this ...
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What was the reason for Andy's absence in The Office

A large portion of the current season (I think it's season 9), Andy (Ed Helms) was sailing a boat to the Bahamas. He was out of the show for a number of episodes (around 8) which is unusual for The ...
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Why was Jim so enthusiastic about Dwight's Christmas party?

In the most recent episode of The Office, Dwight Christmas, Jim very enthusiastically supports Dwight's Christmas party plans. And he seems to genuinely enjoy the party, in all of its awkwardness. ...
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Are Dwight's “What is my perfect crime?” lines in S05E08 - “Frame Toby” a reference to something?

Are Dwight's "What is my perfect crime?" lines in Season 5, Episode 8 titled "Frame Toby", a reference to something? What is being referenced to? The lines: Dwight: What is my perfect crime? I ...
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Why was Stephen Colbert's cameo in The Office done entirely by webcam?

In the U.S. series The Office episode entitled Here Comes Treble Stephen Colbert plays the role of "Broccoli Rob", a Cornell alum and a Capella who competes with Andy for the lime light. However, ...