Posts Tagged ‘The Office’
The producer of the Office reflects on silly comedy, poignant moments and realistic stuff
by Jaime Weinman - Wednesday, May 15, 2013
After 200 episodes, The Office is done, but its influence is all over comedy—and even reality TV
by Jaime Weinman - Monday, May 6, 2013
The truly optimistic among us believe that there is no such thing as an…
by Martin Patriquin - Friday, November 23, 2012
Why so many researchers and academics are turning their attention to the modern workplace
by macleans.ca - Tuesday, October 23, 2012
Once a bit player, Kaling’s the subject of think pieces about what she means for women, for rom-coms, for leads of colour, etc.
by Jaime Weinman - Tuesday, October 2, 2012
A show about a fictional ministry of garbage pokes fun at Afghan politics—and shakes up the TV landscape
by Emma Teitel - Friday, September 16, 2011
How will Steve Carell’s replacement fit in?
by Jaime Weinman - Wednesday, July 6, 2011
What will ‘The Office’ be like without Steve Carell?
by Jaime Weinman - Tuesday, May 24, 2011
Yeah, I got a little misty/teary/bleary at Steve Carell’s last episode of The Office…
by Jaime Weinman - Friday, April 29, 2011
I was forwarded this “exclusive” item about the fate of Two and a Half…
by Jaime Weinman - Thursday, April 28, 2011
Three of the biggest hits on network TV are dealing with disappearing lead actors
by Jaime Weinman - Friday, March 18, 2011
So here’s the cold opening from last night’s The Office:
The Brent-less episode that…
by Jaime Weinman - Friday, January 28, 2011
What you should and shouldn’t watch tonight
by Jaime Weinman - Thursday, September 23, 2010
The character who won the hearts of fans on ‘The Office’ has turned into ‘a stupid goofball’
by Jaime Weinman - Thursday, January 14, 2010
In a way, The Office’s Jim is as immature and trapped in bad-movie stereotypes as Michael
by Jaime Weinman - Friday, December 4, 2009
This hasn’t happened since Frasier was on the air, but there was an opera-sitcom…
by Jaime Weinman - Friday, October 23, 2009
Tonight is the big Office event that we’re all looking forward to, though maybe…
by Jaime Weinman - Thursday, October 8, 2009
I didn’t like the pilot of Community as much as most people did (though…
by Jaime Weinman - Thursday, September 17, 2009
Some Friday comedy thoughts:
- The excellent season finale of The Office didn’t have…
by Jaime Weinman - Friday, May 15, 2009
- 30 Rock really seems to have gone all the way over to making…
by Jaime Weinman - Friday, May 8, 2009
Week in pictures
Will Canada Post survive?
As Charlie Gillis explains, its five-point plan buys time, but it’s no cure for the post office’s ills
Oprah Winfrey never approached Doug and Rob Ford about a show
Doug Ford said Oprah pitched a reality show to the brothers. Winfrey’s people say this isn’t true.
A tale of two tax cuts
Stephen Gordon explains why it’s pointless to talk about raising corporate income taxes
Bixi’s broken spokes
Is the bike-sharing program a victim of its own success, or just a horribly thought-out business model?
Pageantry around Mandela’s death belies realities of life in South Africa
Away from the international headlines, the reality is less dramatic
‘I want the Iranian government to release my son’: father of jailed blogger speaks
Hossein Ronaghi’s father fears his son will die in prison
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