Seeing the party is headed for disastrous boredom, Michael breaks corporate policy to buy alcohol for the staff.
Did You Know?
For the gift exchange, Oscar is giving Creed an Irish key chain. In a talking head, he holds the gift up and refers to it as a Shamrock key chain; in fact, it has a four-leaf clover on it. (Shamrocks have only three leaves.) See more
The Christmas party clearly happens in the evening; there are even some exterior shots of the parking lot in darkness. However, most of Michael's talking-head interviews are done in the daylight (visibly seen through his office window). As the conversations relate to party events, i.e. Michael attempting "reverse psychology" during the Yankee Swap, it is implausible that the interviews were done pre-party and, therefore, the sky should already be dark. See more
[checking out at a liquor store
All right, now, you're the expert. Is this enough to get 20 people plastered?
Fifteen bottles of vodka? Yeah, that should do it.
Christmas in Hollis
Written by Darryl McDaniels
(as Darryl "D.M.C." McDaniels), Jason Mizell
, and Joseph Simmons
Performed by Run-D.M.C. See more