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When Veridian sends out a memo that employees must "now use offensive language" instead of not, they stick by their typo because the company dosn't make mistakes.  Althought Ted initially fights the insulting, Linda convinces him to be less intimidating.  Ted dresses down and during his next meeting for MREs ends up insulting employees back and taking everyone's suggestions.  In the end, the MRE ends up being a disaster but at least one good idea came from listening to people.  Ted convinces Janet, the HR lady, to issue a new memo counteracting the old one .  Problem solved.

Meanwhile, Veronica suspect that her promotion was also a typo and meant for "W. Palmer" instead of "V. Palmer."  She feels so guilty she ends up dating Walter until Ted finds evidence of a memo referring to "V. Palmer" as a woman.  Veronica dumps Walter and ends up giving him an above ground office.

Down in the lab, Lem teaches Phil how to insult people using a formula.  He ends up accidentally using it on the water guy, who beats him up.  Eventually they apologize to the water guy.

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Better Off Ted Season 2 Episode 8 Quotes

Janet: The company doesn't make mistakes.
Ted: What about that memo announcing "Casual Fribsday"?
Janet: The company said that wasn't a mistake. They explained that the ancient Mayans prophesied Fribsday--the first ever eighth day of the week which will occur in 2024. Which the company believes should be celebrated casually. I'm going to wear a denim pantsuit.
Ted: And when they urged all employees to "carpoop"?
Janet: That wasn't mandatory. Thank God.
Ted: Although we did find out what people would do to park slightly closer to the building.

Veronica: I was up against this man--Walter--who had the same last name as I do, although we pronounce it differently.
Linda: There's another way to pronounce "Palmer"?
Veronica: In his family, the "P" is silent. I think it's Dutch. It sounds like their stupid handiwork, with their cheese and their giant propeller buildings.
Linda: So Walter... "Almer"?
Veronica: I know. Those people are unbelievable.