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The Office: Garage Sale

by Za’chary Westbrook

5 out of 5

GARAGE SALE

Well, shine on, you crazy diamond and shove a crowbar up my nose! We’ve known it was all coming for a while. Of course, it’s been old news that Steve Carrell is leaving the show and we’ve kind of just been sitting around waiting to find out how Michael leaves. With Holly’s return, their engagement was pretty much inevitable; after all, you’ve gotta give a character like Michael closure. Saying good-bye to Jim and Pam is easy, really. They’re married to the love of their lives, they have a kid, they still manage to effortlessly outwit Dwight; they’ve got it all! Season finale, Jim gets a phone call, new job, moving truck, teary hugs good-bye. Done. Michael is not that simple. Continue reading

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The Office: Threat Level Midnight

by Za’chary Westbrook

5 out of 5

THREAT LEVEL MIDNIGHT

For a few weeks now, we’ve been subjected to the writers attempts to shoe in the minor characters to lead stories in anticipation of Steve Carell’s ¬†farewell. Tonight, it was like they suddenly realized why that wasn’t going to work and went for broke. What we got is an episode that idiots will be quoting on their Facebook statuses and will be hailed as the best episode of the season until Carell actually leaves. And for good reason. Continue reading

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The Office: The Seminar

by Za’chary Westbrook

 

“The Seminar” 3 out of 5

You had me at Ricky Gervais. Continue reading

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