Michael and Dwight attend an industry convention where they are reunited with Jan, Jim and his new boss, Josh. As Michael struggles with fear that Jim transferred just to get away from him, Jim and Pam continue to work and live away from each other. Written by
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Greg Daniels wanted to get Mackenzie Crook, Martin Freeman, and Lucy Davis from the original British Office series to appear in the episode as their respective characters (Gareth Keenan, Tim Canterbury, and Dawn Tinsley), but was unsuccessful due to scheduling conflicts. See more
In this episode Michael makes a deal with Hammermill who had previously been exclusively supplying Staples. In "Business Ethics" (#5.2) Meredith states that she has been sleeping with the Hammermill sales rep for six years in exchange for discounts. See more
In the Martin family, we like to say, "Looks like someone took the slow train from Philly." That's code for "Check out the slut."
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