Watch 10 Hilarious Scenes That Were Deleted From The Office

Oscar Nuñez, Brian Baumgartner, Jake Lacy, Paul Lieberstein, Angela Kinsey, Phyllis Smith, Craig Robinson, Ellie Kemper, Kate Flannery, Ed Helms, and Leslie David Baker in The Office.
Oscar Nuñez, Brian Baumgartner, Jake Lacy, Paul Lieberstein, Angela Kinsey, Phyllis Smith, Craig Robinson, Ellie Kemper, Kate Flannery, Ed Helms, and Leslie David Baker in The Office.
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Fans of The Office know that there are iconic moments in essentially every single episode of the beloved workplace comedy. And while we each might have our own personal favorite storylines, scenes, and characters, no one can deny that every scene is remarkable in its own way—whether it's Michael Scott's inappropriate antics, or a strangely heartfelt moment between Dwight and Angela (and everything else in between). Since the show made its debut 15 years ago, some of its writers, producers, and actors have shared stories about plot lines that never came to be. But we've never had a chance to see some of those scenes play out for ourselves ... until now.

YouTube channel Film Focus cut together 10 hilarious scenes that were deleted from The Office for a variety of reasons. The nearly 15-minute video below includes moments such as Stanley getting caught looking at some pretty NSFW hentai, Jim and Pam playing a mind game on Dwight after they find his wallet in the parking lot, and Kevin talking about his alleged sex life (he later admits he has been lying).

The Office ran for nine glorious seasons between 2005 and 2013, and it's safe to say that fans still can't get enough.

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Wa Wa Wee Wa: The Origin of Borat's Favorite Catchphrase

Wa wa wee wa! Sacha Baron Cohen is back in Borat Subsequent Moviefilm: Delivery of Prodigious Bribe to American Regime for Make Benefit Once Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan (2020).
Wa wa wee wa! Sacha Baron Cohen is back in Borat Subsequent Moviefilm: Delivery of Prodigious Bribe to American Regime for Make Benefit Once Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan (2020).
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When Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan was released in 2006, a new audience was exposed to Borat Sagdiyev, a “journalist” portrayed by Sacha Baron Cohen who had made frequent appearances on the comedian’s Da Ali G Show.

Soon, in our country there was problem: People mimicked Borat’s catchphrases, "very nice" and “wa wa wee wa,” incessantly. The latter phrase was used to denote surprise or happiness on Borat’s part. While some may have assumed it was made up, it turns out that it actually means something.

Wa wa wee wa is Hebrew, which Cohen speaks throughout the film and which helped make Borat a hit in Israel. (Cohen is himself Jewish.) It was taken from an Israeli comedy show and is the equivalent of the word wow. Reportedly, the expression was popular among Israelis, and they appreciated Cohen’s use of it.

The original Borat also sees Cohen singing a popular Hebrew folk song, “Koom Bachur Atzel,” or “get up lazy boy,” among other Hebrew mentions. It remains to be seen how much of it he’ll be speaking in the sequel, Borat Subsequent Moviefilm: Delivery of Prodigious Bribe to American Regime for Make Benefit Once Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan. It premieres on Amazon Prime Friday, October 23.

[h/t The Los Angeles Times]