Vanity Fair recently interviewed Lee Eisenberg and some real fun info is in this article.
"VF Daily: How did you end up writing for The Office?
Lee Eisenberg: Gene and I sold a pilot called Lonnie and Gordo, and [The Office executive producer] Greg Daniels got his hands on that.
What was that show about?
It was about two co-dependent magicians who live and work together. We were really happy with how the script turned out, but it didn’t move forward. But Greg read it and liked it enough to meet with us."
Read the whole thing HERE.