At, we show you how pop culture (TV, movies, books, ads) is connected to other pop culture. For example, what song is in that Super Bowl commercial or TV episode? What book is that character reading? What music is another song sampling? We answer these questions and many more.

The Office: Weight Loss / Season: 5 / Episode: 1 (00050001) (2008)

The Office: Weight Loss / Season: 5 / Episode: 1 (00050001) (2008) (Television Episode)
Buy Television Episode Now

The Office

Weight Loss (Television Episode)

Season: 5
Episode: 1
Production Code: 00050001

September 25, 2008
  • Download on iTunes
  • Buy on
In this episode, the whole Office participates in a company-wide weight loss contest. Pam goes to New York City for art school, causing her and Jim to have to adjust to being temporarily apart. Also, awkward tension is created between Michael and Holly after she accepts a date with another man, and Angela and Dwight continue their secret relationship, Angela's upcoming marriage to Andy notwithstanding. The episode was voted the second best episode of the season in a poll at the fan site OfficeTally.