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The Office is a comedy set in a paper sales company Dunder Mifflin. Shot in a mockumentary style the show follows the exploits of regional manager Michael Scott whose excruciating behaviour can make life difficult for his fellow employees. NBC 2005-???

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Season 7

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1 Nepotism Michael hires his nephew Luke to work as the offic...
Michael hires his nephew Luke to work as the office assistant and everyone hates him. Eventually Michael can take no more of his disobedience and spanks him. Jim has a new zest for his pranks on Dwight now that Dwight has bought the building. When Pam ruins one of them she decides to take on the task herself.
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2 Counseling Michael begins his mandatory counselling sessions ...
Michael begins his mandatory counselling sessions with Toby. He refuses to cooperate so Toby has to use other methods. Dwight is refused service at the local mall and Jim helps him take revenge, Pretty Woman style. Pam invents the position of Office Administrator for herself and pushes spineless Gabe to accept the situation.
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3 Andy's Play Andy is part of an amateur production of Sweeney T...
Andy is part of an amateur production of Sweeney Todd and invites the office to attend. Most do for the final night except for Erin who babysits for Jim and Pam. Andy is upset not to see her and almost ruins the play by keeping his cell phone on him. Michael attends despite auditioning and not being cast. Angela uses the occasion to try and rekindle Dwight's feelings for her.
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4 Sex Ed Michael gets a cold sore and soon thinks it might ...
Michael gets a cold sore and soon thinks it might be herpes. Dwight insists he call all his old lovers to find out where he got it. Holly suggests that he romanticizes things and he begins to ask his old partners if they think that's true. Back at the office Andy gives everyone a lecture on sex education.
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5 The Sting Dwight and Jim call Michael in on a sales call bec...
Dwight and Jim call Michael in on a sales call because they fear a fellow salesman called Danny Cordray. Michael fails to win back the client and so sets a trap for Danny where they can learn his sales technique. Unfortunately they choose Meredith to play the fake company head and she hits on Danny. Michael offers Danny the job of travelling salesman. Andy is jealous when he hears that Broccoli Rob has had some local notoriety with his musical talents and hires Kevin and Darryl to help him write something which could do the same for him.
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6 Costume Contest It's Halloween and the office is having a costume ...
It's Halloween and the office is having a costume contest to win a coupon book. Michael is upset when one of Darryl's ideas which he killed becomes policy and he realises that Darryl went over his head. Jim and Pam want to know why Danny never called her back.
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7 Christening Cece is getting christened and Michael invites the...
Cece is getting christened and Michael invites the whole office. The minister then accidentally invites the whole church to Jim and Pam's "intimate" reception. Michael is so taken with the enthusiasm of the church's youth group who are headed to Mexico to do charity work that he decides to join them. Sensing an opportunity to impress Erin, Andy jumps on the bus too.
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8 Viewing Party Erin and Gabe host a Glee party and invite the who...
Erin and Gabe host a Glee party and invite the whole office. Michael resents Gabe when he realises that some people perceive him as the boss. Andy takes some of Gabe's Chinese herbs and slowly becomes sicker. Dwight manages to get Cece to sleep and Pam doesn't want him to put her down but Angela wants him to sleep with her.
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9 Wuphf.com Ryan has convinced several of his colleagues to in...
Ryan has convinced several of his colleagues to invest in his social networking site WUPHF and now needs more money. Pam and the other investors want him to sell the company and get their money back. Michael won't sell though and continues to have faith in Ryan. Meanwhile Jim reaches the Sabre sales cap and has no motivation to work.
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10 China Dwight's cost saving measures are beginning to ann...
Dwight's cost saving measures are beginning to annoy his co-workers. As office manager Pam stands up to him and threatens to leave and move the branch to another building. Meanwhile Michael gets scared about the growth of China's power. Oscar tries to correct his facts only to discover that Michael was better informed. The whole office revels in Oscar's irritation and rallies around Michael when Oscar suggests a 'friendly' coffee to discuss China. Darryl warns Andy not to text him so much.
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11 Classy Christmas (1 + 2) Toby is called up to the Scranton Strangler jury a...
Toby is called up to the Scranton Strangler jury and Holly is his replacement. Michael completely reorganises the Christmas party for her benefit. Once she arrives he is disappointed to learn she is still with AJ. Jim begins to regret throwing a snow ball in Dwight's face when Dwight continuously takes revenge upon him. Pam frets over whether her gift for Jim will be good enough. Darryl brings his daughter to the Christmas party when he learns that she doesn't think he is fun enough.
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13 Ultimatum Michael prepares thoroughly for the news of whethe...
Michael prepares thoroughly for the news of whether or not Holly is engaged to AJ. He is thrilled when he sees no ring on her finger but she is clearly still dating him. Meanwhile Pam learns a new trick from the office manager next door and sets up a board where people can put up their new year's resolutions.
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14 The Seminar Michael runs into David Brent (Ricky Gervais) by t...
Michael runs into David Brent (Ricky Gervais) by the elevators. Andy has the idea to host a small business seminar as a way to lure new clients in. When they appear to be fairly small fry the other salesmen lose interest including Jim who spots a childhood friend he doesn't want to run into. In desperation Andy turns to Kevin, Creed and Ryan for help. Meanwhile Erin and Gabe are playing Scrabble and the winner gets to pick what movie they watch. Erin is struggling and Pam and Oscar offer to help out. Michael decides to play a Greek character to blend in and help with the seminar and tries to get Holly to join him.
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15 The Search Michael is impatient to be with Holly again and is...
Michael is impatient to be with Holly again and is grumpy while out on a sales call with Jim. Jim then gets an urgent call about Cece and abandons Michael at a gas station. Michael begins a meandering walk through Scranton while Dwight, Holly and Erin search for him. Back at the office Pam excitedly begins a caption contest but Gabe ruins everyone's fun when he insists on rules for the contest.
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16 PDA Michael and Holly are displaying so much affection...
Michael and Holly are displaying so much affection publically that the whole office starts to complain. Michael accidentally tells her that he loves her and she reciprocates. However he soon realises that they will be torn apart again when Toby returns. Meanwhile Pam and Jim have a drunken Valentine's Day lunch and then consider having sex in the office. Gabe makes an elaborate treasure hunt for Erin and she asks Andy to help her solve the clues.
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17 Threat Level Midnight Michael's movie "Threat Level Midnight" is finally...
Michael's movie "Threat Level Midnight" is finally finished and he shows it to the office. Pam knows how sensitive Michael is and warns everyone not to laugh. Michael cares more about Holly's reaction than anyone else's. Slowly he realises that the movie is a bit silly and that he needs to take himself less seriously.
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18 Todd Packer Todd Packer comes in off the road and wants to wor...
Todd Packer comes in off the road and wants to work out of the office again. Michael welcomes him in but the others go to Holly to tell her how awful he is. Packer instantly insults Kevin and shows his true colours to Holly. Dwight and Jim team up to try to get rid of him. Meanwhile Pam gets a new computer for reception which Andy is jealous of. So she helps him get a new computer too.
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19 Garage Sale The Dunder Miflin employees are having a garage sa...
The Dunder Miflin employees are having a garage sale in the warehouse and Michael realises that he wants to ask Holly to marry him. Pam gathers people to help Michael improve his proposal plans. Holly realises that her father's mind is slipping and she needs to move home to be near him. Dwight tries to trade his way to something good at the sale but Jim convinces him to buy magic beans.
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20 Training Day Michael's replacement Deangelo Vickers (Will Ferre...
Michael's replacement Deangelo Vickers (Will Ferrell) arrives in Scranton and the two uneasily co-exist. Michael is jealous when his co-workers all suck up to their new boss but learns to accept it.
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21 Michael's Last Dundies Michael prepares for his last Dundies, a tradition...
Michael prepares for his last Dundies, a tradition he hopes DeAngelo will continue. DeAngelo has stage fright though and Michael tries to teach him how to perform on stage. Erin confesses to Pam that she wants to break up with Gabe. Dwight is still upset at being looked over for the manager job.
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22 Goodbye, Michael Michael has told everyone that he is leaving tomor...
Michael has told everyone that he is leaving tomorrow. In reality he is leaving today and plans to say goodbye to each member of the office individually. He gives some of them gifts and others just kind words. He gives the company's ten most important clients to Andy who is convinced he will lose them all. Andy takes Deangelo with him on a sales call and discovers what an awful salesman Deangelo is. Back at the office Michael begins to get desperate as Pam hasn't returned to the office yet. Jim figures out what is really going on and wishes Michael well. Michael heads through security at the airport but Pam catches up with him to say goodbye.
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23 The Inner Circle Deangelo begins to gather an inner circle of Kevin...
Deangelo begins to gather an inner circle of Kevin, Gabe, Jim and Darryl. The women in the office feel particularly excluded and when Jim brings this up he is kicked out too. Deangelo also likes to show off his various skills although finds an excuse not to actually demonstrate them. Jim challenges him to dunk a basketball in the warehouse and Deangelo brings the hoop down, knocking himself silly. Meanwhile Ryan pretends he is Kelly's superior and Deangelo goes with it.
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24 Dwight K. Schrute, (acting) Manager Jim turns down the chance to be Acting Manager but...
Jim turns down the chance to be Acting Manager but Dwight snaps it up. He makes many changes to the office to improve productivity. He is also very excited to wear a gun in a holster round the office. When he accidentally fires a shot the other employees began blackmailing him to get what they want. When Jo visits the office he confesses and is relieved of his position. Meanwhile Gabe is becoming increasingly emotional over Erin and asks Andy not to go out with her again.
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25 Search Committee (1 + 2) Jim, Toby and Gabe begin their search for a new ma...
Jim, Toby and Gabe begin their search for a new manager by interviewing a host of candidates. These include Andy, Darryl, Kelly and after an intervention by Jo, Dwight. Jim is unimpressed by everyone and foolishly asks for the opinion of the rest of the office. Phyllis and Erin wait for the results of a blood test to see if Erin might be the baby that Phyllis gave away. She encourages Erin to ask Andy out but he turns her down.
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