Steve Carell Leaving The Office?

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Steve Carell’s recent statement that he might be leaving The Office at the end of next season has caused shock waves among the NBC-sitcom’s audience of devoted fans. According to Newser, Carell told BBC Radio that his contract expires after next season and “that will probably be my last year.”

Does The Office, which was only just named one of the ten best sitcoms by us here at Paste, stand a chance without Michael Scott? It’s not our decision to make, but something tells us Scranton, Pa., just wouldn’t be the same without the world’s most clueless boss.

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