NBC's promo department clearly had some fun picking the official theme song for The Office's Summer promos: Tom Petty's "The Waiting Is the Hardest Part." Isn't that the truth? We have a little over a week left till your most-anticipated returning TV series makes its Fall debut, and NBC's newest promos are just taunting me. I'd be angry if they weren't so darn cute.
When I say "cute," I'm mostly talking about Steve Carell and Amy Ryan. It looks like The Office is really playing up the "could Michael and Holly be soul mates?" angle, at least at the start of the season (see the end of the second clip below for evidence). I can't wait to see all the wacky ways that plays out. There's also some stuff with Jan and her baby, and with Creed and a tapeworm. Oh, and there's a new face at Dunder-Mifflin, sitting in Pam's normal spot behind the reception desk . . .
To check them out for yourself (and start integrating "wicka wicka wicka whaaaaaat?" into your daily conversation — you'll see what I mean), just
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