As is the case with most things in life, you have contain your expectations of the workforce if they're informed by television. Just because you work in an office, does not mean that you will meet a Jim Halpert (you will, more than likely, meet an Angela) and it's unlikely that you'll get away with playing hilarious yet destructive pranks on your coworkers. That's why the television workplace is so delightful — characters can get away with things that you, in real life, will probably never be able to pull off.
Now, let's sit back and live vicariously through this supercut featuring TVs most inappropriate offices.
Exclusive Supercut: TV's Most Inappropriate Offices [Flavorwire]