As Michael's time at Dunder-Mifflin comes to a close, he begins to panic when the reality of having no job hits him.
- During his last days at Dunder-Mifflin, Michael drinks scotch with Splenda. In "Cocktails," Michael asked for Splenda to go with a priceless scotch that David Wallace had shared with him.
- Michael tries to call Prince Paper for a prospective job, only to find that they did indeed go out of business thanks to him.
- Reality Ensues: Michael did not anticipate how slim his chances of getting a new job were, especially at the height of the Great Recession.
- Screw This, I'm Outta Here!: Against her better judgement, Pam walks out and joins Michael.