The W
Views: 128551052
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Color chart | Log in for more!
18.10.10 0216
The 7 - Movies & TV - The Office - "Sexual Harassment" 09/27/05
This thread has 3 referrals leading to it
Register and log in to post!
(2629 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
User
Post (15 total)
Mayhem
Scrapple
Level: 115

Posts: 2225/3693
EXP: 16322158
For next: 489257

Since: 25.4.03
From: Nashville, TN

Since last post: 85 days
Last activity: 85 days
#1 Posted on 27.9.05 2149.20
Reposted on: 27.9.12 2150.45

Wow ... this show really keeps pushing the limits on TV ... I lost it as soon as I saw David Koechner (or as I had to explain to my wife, "Champ" from Anchorman). I'm hoping that he has a recurring role on the show.

"What has two thumbs & likes to bone your mom?"
Promote this thread!
Mr. Boffo
Scrapple
Level: 118

Posts: 1297/3844
EXP: 17971639
For next: 411329

Since: 24.3.02
From: Oshkosh, WI

Since last post: 1542 days
Last activity: 1503 days
#2 Posted on 27.9.05 2209.59
Reposted on: 27.9.12 2209.59
For me it was Dwight's question for the HR guy.
"You said I could come to you with questions. Where is the clitoris? On a website it said on the crest of the labia. What does that mean?"

And Jim baiting into doing the "that's what she said" joke at the end was very good too.
I Breastfeed John Madden
Head cheese
Level: 40

Posts: 111/323
EXP: 407845
For next: 33468

Since: 13.4.04
From: Des Moines, IA

Since last post: 1000 days
Last activity: 606 days
#3 Posted on 27.9.05 2249.52
Reposted on: 27.9.12 2250.36
Another great episode.

"The only thing I am worried about...getting a boner."














Thats what she said.


(edited by StevieRichards on 27.9.05 2248)
dwaters
Bierwurst
Level: 85

Posts: 416/1803
EXP: 5667656
For next: 230908

Since: 16.10.02
From: Connecticut

Since last post: 8 days
Last activity: 2 days
#4 Posted on 28.9.05 0620.54
Reposted on: 28.9.12 0620.56
Very, very funny. I laughed out loud several times. Pretty edgy for prime time network, wonder if they got any complaints. This is the best one since "Diversity Day".
I love Mike's little hip-hop sayings and his quote, "If it was appropriate, it wouldn't be a joke".
Is Jim the same actor? He looks different.
OlFuzzyBastard
Knackwurst
Level: 107

Posts: 2399/3063
EXP: 12744095
For next: 347258

Since: 28.4.02
From: Pittsburgh, PA

Since last post: 155 days
Last activity: 131 days
AIM:  
#5 Posted on 28.9.05 1103.18
Reposted on: 28.9.12 1103.18
I've been saying the only thing this show still needed was a "Finchy" character and he (finally) showed up and is David Koechner to boot!

Seriously, not only was this the funniest episode of the US series thusfar (only "Basketball" comes close), but this was at least on par with most of the British series. NBC really oughta move this, "My Name Is Earl" and "Scrubs" to Thursday and rebuild Must See TV.
Wpob
Bierwurst
Level: 86

Posts: 522/1904
EXP: 6130335
For next: 11796

Since: 21.11.02
From: Williston Park, NY

Since last post: 54 days
Last activity: 36 min.
#6 Posted on 28.9.05 1152.50
Reposted on: 28.9.12 1153.34
    Originally posted by OlFuzzyBastard
    I've been saying the only thing this show still needed was a "Finchy" character and he (finally) showed up and is David Koechner to boot!

    Seriously, not only was this the funniest episode of the US series thusfar (only "Basketball" comes close), but this was at least on par with most of the British series. NBC really oughta move this, "My Name Is Earl" and "Scrubs" to Thursday and rebuild Must See TV.


That would be a great move on NBCs part and it would be the only way to get me to switch off from CSI. What other show would you put with them though? Joey at 8 pm and hope that you can land some viewers that would follow Earl to Thursday?

Joey
Earl
Scrubs
The Office
ER

I just might stick aorund for that.
komarkaze
Mettwurst
Level: 29

Posts: 114/159
EXP: 147267
For next: 619

Since: 9.1.03
From: VA

Since last post: 3287 days
Last activity: 3284 days
#7 Posted on 28.9.05 1327.59
Reposted on: 28.9.12 1329.01
I didn't find the episode very funny last night, despite wanting to laugh. The only times I really laughed was Dwight asking the HR guy and that woman asking if one night stands counted as inter-office relationships.
Bullitt
Shot in the dark
Level: 88

Posts: 1519/1933
EXP: 6449346
For next: 201344

Since: 11.1.02
From: Houston

Since last post: 413 days
Last activity: 413 days
#8 Posted on 28.9.05 1346.42
Reposted on: 28.9.12 1346.44
Pam's "He said what?" stinger at the end was great.
fuelinjected
Banger
Level: 100

Posts: 2673/2679
EXP: 10269543
For next: 84889

Since: 12.10.02
From: Canada

Since last post: 4352 days
Last activity: 4352 days
#9 Posted on 28.9.05 1352.56
Reposted on: 28.9.12 1352.59
Last night's episode was another home run. Earl was pretty damn good too before it with the crazy guy from Prison Break looking down his shirt at his Jesus chest tattoo and asking it, "What would you do?"

This is sort of off topic but Ricky Gervais said on Conan a week ago that MASH was shown in the UK without a laugh track and it was way better than the canned laughter version.
Oliver
Scrapple
Level: 132

Posts: 1701/5007
EXP: 26509802
For next: 622202

Since: 20.6.02

Since last post: 961 days
Last activity: 955 days
#10 Posted on 28.9.05 1608.00
Reposted on: 28.9.12 1608.43
Last night's episode was really good; I quite enjoyed it. I wonder if Pam's mom is trying to play matchmaker with Pam and Jim...with the "is that the guy?" comment.

I hope this season is longer than the last one.
Teppan-Yaki
Pepperoni
Level: 68

Posts: 987/1083
EXP: 2664885
For next: 63929

Since: 28.6.02

Since last post: 2028 days
Last activity: 1998 days
#11 Posted on 28.9.05 1917.57
Reposted on: 28.9.12 1918.24
    Originally posted by SOK
    Last night's episode was really good; I quite enjoyed it. I wonder if Pam's mom is trying to play matchmaker with Pam and Jim...with the "is that the guy?" comment.

    I hope this season is longer than the last one.


Unfortunately, the ratings most likely say "no." Now -- that's not to say it will be longer than a six-episode order, but when Earl and SVU are doing OK and The Office isn't, that's not a good sign.
geemoney
Scrapple
Level: 117

Posts: 1676/3872
EXP: 17669731
For next: 178217

Since: 26.1.03
From: Naples, FL

Since last post: 1 day
Last activity: 3 hours
AIM:  
#12 Posted on 28.9.05 2052.50
Reposted on: 28.9.12 2052.52
Great episode. The look on Jim's face when Meredith (was it?) asked about one-night stands in the office was priceless. I also think Michael being the "king of forwards" fits right in to his personality- he thinks its cool, but no one reads them of course.
Freeway
Scrapple
Level: 113

Posts: 3040/3504
EXP: 15750325
For next: 68284

Since: 3.1.02
From: Calgary

Since last post: 1395 days
Last activity: 1083 days
#13 Posted on 28.9.05 2252.49
Reposted on: 28.9.12 2253.28
    Originally posted by Teppan-Yaki
      Originally posted by SOK
      Last night's episode was really good; I quite enjoyed it. I wonder if Pam's mom is trying to play matchmaker with Pam and Jim...with the "is that the guy?" comment.

      I hope this season is longer than the last one.


    Unfortunately, the ratings most likely say "no." Now -- that's not to say it will be longer than a six-episode order, but when Earl and SVU are doing OK and The Office isn't, that's not a good sign.


The Futon Critic sez that NBC ordered 13 episodes.
Teppan-Yaki
Pepperoni
Level: 68

Posts: 988/1083
EXP: 2664885
For next: 63929

Since: 28.6.02

Since last post: 2028 days
Last activity: 1998 days
#14 Posted on 29.9.05 0835.42
Reposted on: 29.9.12 0837.31
And to clarify Freeway as well as stand corrected myself, Cynopsis reported this morning that NBC gave a full-season order for the other seven episodes (therefore 13).

Good to see them stick by the show. My concern, as said, is that you have two shows that are doing 8.5 or better, and then have Office languishing around 5.5 or so.
JustinShapiro
Scrapple
Moderator
Level: 138

Posts: 1136/5525
EXP: 31244081
For next: 418979

Since: 12.12.01
From: Pittsburgh, PA

Since last post: 22 days
Last activity: 2 days
#15 Posted on 29.9.05 1345.02
Reposted on: 29.9.12 1345.32
Hopefully the same thing that got its renewal last year will continue keep it going. Surveys showed that the smaller amount of people who watch The Office are also of an above average disposable income, so they're the most desirable demographic for advertisers. Think of it as an inverse of pro wrestling's ad rates. In fact, think of The Office as the Westminster Dog Show.

    Originally posted by Mayhem
    I lost it as soon as I saw David Koechner (or as I had to explain to my wife, "Champ" from Anchorman). I'm hoping that he has a recurring role on the show.


In a sense, he already has, my friend, and not just because his British equivalent Chris Finch was a recurrer. Todd Packer (assumedly different voiced) made inappropriate comments about Jan on speakerphone during during the pilot, and Michael also mentioned his name during the basketball episode, telling Dwight he can't play because "you embarrassed me in front of Todd Packer."

(edited by JustinShapiro on 29.9.05 1445)
ALL ORIGINAL POSTS IN THIS THREAD ARE NOW AVAILABLE
Thread ahead: DVD News!
Next thread: TAR Family
Previous thread: Family Guy: Stewie the Untold story
(2629 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
Related threads: Ya Down With Tha Dun-dies? (The Office 9/20) - The Office to return??? - Office 4-26 - "Hot Girl" - More...
The 7 - Movies & TV - The Office - "Sexual Harassment" 09/27/05Register and log in to post!

The W™ message board - 7 year recycle

ZimBoard
©2001-2015 Brothers Zim
This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.265 seconds.