The Office Satire

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The Office is a mock documentary that follows the life of office workers at a paper company. This sitcom originally aired in the United Kingdom in 2001. In 2005 the series was adapted in the United States causing an uproar amongst the shows most dedicated fans. Most fans were concerned that the new version was going to ruin the reputation of the United Kingdom’s most popular show. As this is purely a matter of opinion this paper is only going to analyze the way each show was able to captivate an audience for thirty minutes at a time. The United States version of the office has a light and playful tone to it. Positivity seems to fall right out of the television screen. The somber moments are portrayed in a comedic fashion which makes the viewer
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