The Office: Episode 176 – Vandalism

Written by Owen Ellickson Directed by Lee Kirk A brief synopsis – Jim and Darryl room together in Philly.  Pam is a woman scorned by the warehouse hand that vandalized her painting.  Angela is incensed by Oscar's invitation to the party for her kid's first birthday.  Oscar is a little put off in how he is introduced at … Continue reading The Office: Episode 176 – Vandalism

The Office: Episode 172 – Lice

Written by Niki Schwartz-Wright Directed by Rodman Flender A brief synopsis – Jim has a great meeting with a basketball legend.  Pam lets Meredith take the rap for bringing lice into the office.  Dwight vows to exterminate the menace.  Darryl gets unwanted help from Kevin, Phyllis and Nellie. The best line – Dwight (after letting loose an insecticide … Continue reading The Office: Episode 172 – Lice

The Office: Episode 170 – The Target

Written by Brent Forrester Directed by Graham Wagner A brief synopsis – Angela goes to Dwight for help when she discovers that she is being cuckolded.  Pete distracts Pam with a project for the group while she is attempting to paint a mural, while Jim is taken advantage of by Phyllis and Stanley when he needs their help. … Continue reading The Office: Episode 170 – The Target

The Office: Episode 166 – Work Bus

Written by Brent Forrester Directed by Bryan Cranston A brief synopsis – Convinced that the building is unsafe, Dwight brings in a bus...to work in.  Jim tries to soothe things over with Pam.   Nellie wants to adopt. The best line – Jim (to Dwight): Really?  Smirking?  Dwight: What can I say?  I love justice.  You forced me to … Continue reading The Office: Episode 166 – Work Bus

The Office: Episode 161 – Turf War

The Writer – Warren Lieberstein, Halsted Sullivan Directed by – Daniel Chun A brief synopsis – When Robert California drunkenly closes the Binghamton branch, other branches, and Andy fight for the remaining clients.  Pam is forced to figure out what Robert said to Nellie on a voice mail, along with Angela, Gabe, etc.  Sadly, now  Nellie thinks … Continue reading The Office: Episode 161 – Turf War

The Office: Episode 157 – Get The Girl

The Writer – Rainn Wilson Directed by – Charlie Grandy A brief synopsis – Andy decides to head to Florida to win over Erin.  Dwight is back...and so is Nellie. The best line – Nellie: So who knows what's going on?  Anyone. (Kevin and Angela raise their hands)  You, yeah...(Pointing to Kevin) Wait.  I am very good at intuiting … Continue reading The Office: Episode 157 – Get The Girl

The Office: Episode 156 – Last Day in Florida

The Writer – Matt Sohn Directed by – Robert Padnick A brief synopsis – When Robert California reveals he hates Nellie's business plan, Jim has to work against Dwight to keep him from getting fired. Andy learns that Erin is not going to return to Scranton.  Darryl and Toby compete with each other to get the big cookie … Continue reading The Office: Episode 156 – Last Day in Florida

The Office: Episode 155 – Test the Store

The Writer – Brent Forrester Directed by – Mindy Kaling A brief synopsis – Dwight is put in charge of opening the store and things go about as well as expected.  Andy gets beat up by a little girl, bringing up a need for Toby to give a demonstration about self-defense, which gets Andy in between Kelly and Toby. … Continue reading The Office: Episode 155 – Test the Store

The Office: Episode 146 – Gettysburg

The Writer –  Robert Padnick Directed by – Jeffrey Blitz A brief synopsis – In hopes of motivating the group, Andy decides to take them to Gettysburg.  Those who stay behind are subject to Robert's quest for originality. The best line – "I thought you said you weren't going to look back." Dwight to Andy, walking away … Continue reading The Office: Episode 146 – Gettysburg

The Office: Episode 145 – Pam’s Replacement

The Writer – Allison Silverman Directed by – Matt Sohn A brief synopsis – As Pam is training a temporary worker to take her place while she is on maternity leave, she starts to suspect that Jim thinks she is cute.  She gets Dwight's support to prove this contention. Robert asks if he can sit in with Andy, … Continue reading The Office: Episode 145 – Pam’s Replacement