The Office - Signs of a Declining Sitcom

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Jesse Tribble
Published at : 01 Jan 2021
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Why does a TV show get worse over time?

In this video essay, I explore what made The Office so great in the earlier seasons and what makes it so 'blah' in the later seasons. It still remains pretty good, just not as good as it used to be. And I think you can apply these points to any sitcom.

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MUSIC USED:
Bittersweet Waltz—Sir Cubworth
Fireside—Homage
Man—Rondo Brothers
Sounds Like Death—Surentelly
Ukulele Beach—Doug Maxwell
Gymnopedie No. 1—Erik Satie
Akai—Homage
Jazz Con Cajon—Jimmy Fontanez/Doug Maxwell
Mysteries—Dan Lebowitz
Fresh Fallen Snow—Chris Haugen
The Roaring Twenties—Dimaa
Ace—Homage
Bleeker Street Blues—Chris Haugen
Alley—Homage
Gangsterlove—Alice Francis (Alle Farben Remix)
Resolution—Wayne Jones
This Is A Jazz Space—Midnight North

Homage makes great copyright free music, and this channel wouldn't be the same without him!

"Fireside"
Instrumental by Homage
https://www.youtube.com/user/homage253

"Akai"
Instrumental by Homage
https://youtu.be/JL5g-QPZcuU

"Ace"
Instrumental by Homage
https://youtu.be/pLJk62_rdUE

"Alley"
Instrumental by Homage
https://youtu.be/T627gunhljM
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