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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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“Community” goes gay– and it feels good!

“Community” goes gay– and it feels good!

By | November 4, 2011 at 5:04 pm | 2 comments

We have a lot to discuss, you guys, starting with…gay students at Greendale! Yay! Turns out that Hawthorne Wipes are huge with the gays thanks to a hit dance tune by Urbana Champagne. (Was anyone else disappointed that Abed whispered the explanation of what Hawthorne Wipes...

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Fox should just bring back “In Living Color” for good

Fox should just bring back “In Living Color” for good

By | October 29, 2011 at 6:18 pm | 8 comments

Late Friday, Fox made the announcement they'd be bringing back iconic sketch comedy series In Living Color. Actually what they said is that they'd be airing two In Living Color 30-minute specials "based on" the original series this coming Spring-- produced and hosted by Keenen...

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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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Community’s “Horror Fiction in Seven Spooky Steps” proves NBC show is back on track

Community’s “Horror Fiction in Seven Spooky Steps” proves NBC show is back on track

By | October 28, 2011 at 12:20 pm | 4 comments

I like it already, folks! Seven is precisely one more than the number of parallel story lines we explored in Community’s last time-bending ace—and exactly the number of people in the group. (Those numbers would be the same if Jeff weren’t such a lazy git determined not to...

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Why Mindy Kaling hates televised roasts and why we disagree with her

Why Mindy Kaling hates televised roasts and why we disagree with her

By | October 21, 2011 at 2:18 pm | 9 comments

In Mindy Kaling's new book, Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns) -- in stores Nov. 1 -- The Office co-star, writer, director and producer comes out hard against the concept of televised roasts. And although she doesn't mention the network by name, her target...

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Fox News makes dumb points about female comedians; we respond

Fox News makes dumb points about female comedians; we respond

By | October 17, 2011 at 11:11 am | 12 comments

With the nature of beauty being so subjective, it’s not surprising to a see a story like this from a news network that approaches nothing objectively. On Oct.12, FoxNews.com published an article that laid claim to an increase in “sexiness” among the newest crop of female...

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SNL fails, even with well-loved Anna Faris as host

SNL fails, even with well-loved Anna Faris as host

By | October 16, 2011 at 6:54 pm | 8 comments

If you combined all the great sketches from the first four episodes of Saturday Night Live this season you would have yourself one damn funny episode of Saturday Night Live. Unfortunately, the gems have been spread over four weeks. And that, my friends, makes for a...

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Can a new TV show re-launch Craig Kilborn’s comedy career?

Can a new TV show re-launch Craig Kilborn’s comedy career?

By | October 14, 2011 at 3:45 pm | 6 comments

When I was in college I became addicted to Comedy Central. The main cause of my obsessive behavior was the newly launched Daily Show; its host, young shavers, was Craig Kilborn, a dude who got popular as one of those hip SportsCenter guys. Years later when I heard Kilborn was...

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