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Parks and Rec: Leslie chooses a fish for her campaign manager, Ben languishes in the ‘90s

Parks and Rec: Leslie chooses a fish for her campaign manager, Ben languishes in the ‘90s

By | January 13, 2012 at 4:55 pm | No comments

Last time we saw Candidate Knope, she was enveloped in the warm and fuzzy metaphorical embrace of her co-workers that sprouted directly from their construction of a gingerbread house (oh, Christmas, ye are but a distant memory). See, she had been dumped by her campaign managers...

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Portlandia season 2 premiere recap: “Mixology”

Portlandia season 2 premiere recap: “Mixology”

By | January 10, 2012 at 12:40 pm | No comments

All hail the return of the non-hipster-bashing Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein, satirists of the twee and zeitgeist-y IRL and artisanal picklers, IPL who yes, can pickle that. Jewel cases, parking tickets, broken off heels: all pickleable. Let’s go have a cocktail. Skit...

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Parks and Rec: Leslie endures an ethics trial, plus the triumphant return of Ethel Beavers

Parks and Rec: Leslie endures an ethics trial, plus the triumphant return of Ethel Beavers

By | December 2, 2011 at 5:13 pm | No comments

Now that Leslie and Ben have decided to flaunt their love in the face of the world, they have to answer to the Pawnee Ethics Committee for all of those adorable nicknames and amazing back rubs. How unpleasant. Plus, Ron learns about Google Street View (he’s so very unhappy...

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Parks and Recreation: Andy goes to college and Leslie and Ben make out in public

Parks and Recreation: Andy goes to college and Leslie and Ben make out in public

By | November 20, 2011 at 9:20 pm | No comments

Improvements abound this week, as Leslie and Ben make a new park, Chris orders up a new Parks Department logo, and Andy embarks on a quest for personal betterment that would make Chris proud and Ron Swanson give up all his gold. Plus, some public sexiness takes place on...

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Parks and Recreation: Leslie, the Moon and all of Finland’s Lions are at War with Peru

Parks and Recreation: Leslie, the Moon and all of Finland’s Lions are at War with Peru

By | November 11, 2011 at 5:33 pm | No comments

I never did Model U.N. I was too busy working through a smooth jazz alto sax solo in Jazz band. I was really cool and popular in high school, see (cough). And Leslie Knope (like Amy Poehler herself) was that goodie-goodie heading up the Model U.N. security council. Though I know...

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Parks and Recreation: It’s the end of the world and Tom Haverford’s dream dies– but it’s super fun!

Parks and Recreation: It’s the end of the world and Tom Haverford’s dream dies– but it’s super fun!

By | November 4, 2011 at 7:05 pm | No comments

A guy sporting a white bowl haircut arrives at City Hall proselytizing the end of the world. Zorp is on the move, and Herb and his fellow cult members are planning an all-night vigil to witness the end of days. And they need a park permit. Ben and Leslie are on it. Leslie is...

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Halloween on Parks and Rec: Mail Order Divas, Sherlock Traeger and Leslie’s campaign suffers

Halloween on Parks and Rec: Mail Order Divas, Sherlock Traeger and Leslie’s campaign suffers

By | October 28, 2011 at 6:02 pm | 2 comments

April and Andy are throwing an epic Halloween party. What are you going to be? Eggplant’s already taken. Or are you going instead to Leslie Knope’s Meet ‘N’ Greet featuring the Entertainment 720 Mail Order Divas and mobile hot tub? Either way, get a (professional)...

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Julie Klausner welcomes Paul F. Tompkins, Fred Armisen, cats and more to live podcast taping

Julie Klausner welcomes Paul F. Tompkins, Fred Armisen, cats and more to live podcast taping

By | October 21, 2011 at 3:54 pm | One comment

If you showed up at the Bell House in Brooklyn last night for the live taping of writer and comedienne Julie Klausner’s How Was Your Week? podcast expecting Teddy Leo, cat photos, the JCPenney Facebook page, drunk Maya Angelou, the most hated man on Billy Eichner’s iPod...

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Watch the Sanitation Twins in Portlandia’s first promo for season two

Watch the Sanitation Twins in Portlandia’s first promo for season two

By | October 17, 2011 at 3:42 pm | No comments

Over the weekend at New York Comic Con, Portlandia star Fred Armisen shared with an audience of crazy-ass costumed geeks an exclusive clip from the upcoming second season. Meet the Sanitation Twins, and your new rainbow of recycling receptacles that will receive your discarded...

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