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.

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The Office Season 5

# Title Air Date
The Office
5:1 Weight Loss Sep 25, 2008
5:2 Business Ethics Oct 9, 2008
5:3 Baby Shower Oct 16, 2008
5:4 Crime Aid Oct 23, 2008
5:5 Employee Transfer Oct 30, 2008
5:6 Customer Survey Nov 6, 2008
5:7 Business Trip Nov 13, 2008
5:8 Frame Toby Nov 20, 2008
5:9 The Surplus Dec 4, 2008
5:10 Moroccan Christmas Dec 11, 2008
5:11 The Duel Jan 15, 2009
5:12 Prince Family Paper Jan 22, 2009
5:13 Stress Relief Feb 1, 2009
5:14 Lecture Circuit (Part 1) Feb 5, 2009
5:15 Lecture Circuit (Part 2) Feb 12, 2009
5:16 Blood Drive Mar 5, 2009
5:17 Golden Ticket Mar 12, 2009
5:18 New Boss Mar 19, 2009
5:19 Two Weeks Mar 26, 2009
5:20 Dream Team Apr 9, 2009
5:21 Michael Scott Paper Company Apr 9, 2009
5:22 Heavy Competition Apr 16, 2009
5:23 Broke Apr 23, 2009
5:24 Casual Friday Apr 30, 2009
5:25 Cafe Disco May 7, 2009
5:26 Company Picnic May 14, 2009

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