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The Office - Jim's mint prank on Dwight

Pavlov Experiment

Jim feigns exasperation with his PC and says he must "restart... again." He then offers an Altoid to an enthusiastic Dwight. In a re-creation of Pavlov's experiment, Jim has spent several weeks conditioning Dwight to desire a mint when he hears the default Windows "unlock workstation" sound. When Jim restarts the final time, Dwight places his hand out ready to accept a mint. Jim asks dwight what he is doing, which he responds "I don't know" and states his mouth tastes so bad all of a sudden.


  • Five separate occurrences are shown of Jim preparing his experiment. Additionally, there is one scene that shows the results of Jim's experiment.

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