The Office: 15 Insane Details You Definitely Missed

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Believe it or not, the U.S. version of The Office aired its final episode seven (!) years ago this May, but its enduring popularity on services such as Netflix speaks to just how much of an impact the beloved sitcom has truly made.

In addition to ensuring that the show continues to expand its fanbase, The Office's extended life on streaming platforms has also allowed fans to easily pore over every single frame of every single scene for those sneaky details and mind-melting Easter eggs most of us totally missed.

We've already run down some of The Office's most incredible details that you'll only catch on a repeat viewing, but because of how ingeniously the show executed subtle storytelling set-ups and payoffs, while hiding amazing gags in plain sight, there's still so much more to uncover.

Thanks primarily to the dedicated fanbase at /r/DunderMifflin and the unbelievably meticulous sleuths at /r/TVDetails, the writers and production members who slid these sly gags and Easter eggs into episodes of The Office have finally had their hard work recognised...


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