It's Halloween and the office plans a "Haunted House" for the children in the community. And at an important business meeting, Michael falls into a koi pond. Written by
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This is the first episode that reveals Erin to be a foster child, although subtly. During the conference room meeting discussing what is off limits for being made fun of, Erin's request to not be made fun of for being an orphan appears on the board. In the aired version, Erin does not appear in the meeting, nor is her request included. Rather, it appears on the board while Michael is writing Kevin's request to not be made fun of for his weight. See more
Michael says that he doesn't have Jan's cell phone number because she won't give it to him. However, in Season 4, he accidentally calls Jan's cell phone while on a date with Pam's landlord after they had broken up. See more
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