Everybody demands that Michael fire the new office assistant, but he won't because he's his nephew. Meanwhile, Pam tries to play a prank on Dwight, who has bought the office building, to make up for ruining Jim's prank.



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Michael refuses to fire the new office assistant after everyone complains about his bad attitude. Andy plays it cool after Erin shows interest in another man. Meanwhile, Pam tries to impress Jim by pulling an office prank of her own. Written by NBC Publicity

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This is the first episode (with the exception of Micheal Scott Paper Company (season 5 episode 21) and adding Ed Helms) that the opening sequence has changed. See more »


While in the elevator with Pam, Dwight establishes a "pee corner" on the side behind the button panel. In the next elevator scene when Hank is fixing the elevator, Pam tells Jim that there is pee on the floor, but you can clearly see that the "pee corner" is dry. See more »


Jo Bennett: Lower yourself, Gabe, I don't wanna be having a conversation with your crotch.
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Great Intro
26 September 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Sure, there have been funnier episodes and there will also be funnier in the future. But the intro was classic and more than made up for anything lacking in this one. Frankly I have to get caught up and the new characters etc, from recent previous episodes, and I shall.

All the cast is there... there writers are in place. I am certain the magic (Not Micheal's Magic) will make another season worthwhile for viewing.

OK what is up with this 10 line minimum for the review. Who's idea was that??

Here's the start of another great season of The Office and I look forward to them weekly!

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