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Mike Judge Says 'Office Space' Made TGI Fridays Get Rid of Their "Flair"

"About four years after Office Space came out, TGI Fridays got rid of all that (button) flair, because people would come in and make cracks about it. One of my ADs asked once at the restaurant why their flair was missing and they said they removed it because of that movie Office Space. So, maybe I made the world a better place."

- Mike Judge in an interview with Deadline, in which he talks about the cult success of Office Space, when King of the Hill won an Emmy, and working for HBO with Silicon Valley.

Funny Or Die Dramatized Nikki Finke's Life

Here's a new Funny or Die video retelling blogger Nikki Finke's firing from Deadline with Jean Smart playing her in a trailer for a fast-paced thriller. Of course, the real Nikki Finke loves the attention.