The Fire: Episode 2.04

“The Fire” Season 2 Episode 4 Air Date: October 11, 2005 Writer: BJ Novak Summary: The staff evacuates to the parking lot after a fire starts in the kitchen. Dwight can’t hide his jealously over Michael’s interest in Ryan, while the rest of the staff engages in games such as “Desert Island” and “Who would you do?”

The Dundies: Episode 2.01

“The Dundies” Season 2 Episode 1 Air Date: September 20, 2005 Writer: Mindy Kaling Summary: It’s time for the Dundie awards, and Michael couldn’t be more excited, while his staff braces for the annual humiliation fest. Pam is not sure if she can handle winning the “World’s Longest Engagement” Dundie yet again.

Basketball: Episode 1.05

“Basketball” Season 1 Episode 5 Air Date: April 19, 2005 Writer: Greg Daniels Summary: After discovering the warehouse has a basketball hoop, Michael initiate a basketball game between the office and warehouse staffs. Rivalry escalates when it’s decided the losing team will have to come in on Saturday.

The Alliance: Episode 1.04

“The Alliance” Season 1 Episode 4 Air Date: April 12, 2005 Writer: Michael Schur Summary: A golden opportunity for Jim and Pam to prank Dwight arises when Dwight asks Jim to form an “alliance” to find out about downsizing rumors. Meanwhile, in order to boost moral, Michael puts together a surprise (and very early) birthday party for a co-worker.