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This ‘Parks & Rec’ Reunion Shows The Spirit Of Pawnee Is Still Alive

Ron Swanson definitely wouldn't hate this. The Parks and Recreation cast supported Aubrey Plaza at her Ingrid Goes West movie premiere in Los Angeles on Thursday. Amy Poehler, Chris Pratt, and Retta showed up just like Pawnee, Indiana residents shoul…
By Allyson Koerner

Amy Poehler & Nick Offerman New Project Is Sooo Ron Swanson-y

Here is a surprising Parks and Recreation reunion that I'm so not complaining about. As reported by Deadline, Amy Poehler and Nick Offerman are co-hosting a reality TV series called The Handmade Project. It comes from Poehler's Paper Kite Productions…
By Allyson Koerner

Perfect Shows To Watch If You Need A Pick-Me-Up

The current political climate is pretty brutal, which makes the news unbearable to watch at times. Whether you're trying to wrap your head around the reality that Donald Trump is president, or you're exhausted from daily updates about the administrat…
By Ashley Rey

'The House' Trailer's Song Is Incredibly Catchy

The latest trailer for the forthcoming collaboration between Amy Poehler and Will Ferrell has arrived, and The House looks pretty awesome. From the writer of Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates, The House focuses on Poehler and Ferrell, a couple whose d…
By Amy Mackelden

Amy Poehler Might Be Dating A Real-Life Ben Wyatt

There appears to be a real-life Leslie Knope and Ben Wyatt situation happening. According to Us Weekly, Amy Poehler is dating lawyer Benjamin Graf. The two have reportedly been dating for awhile now and were allegedly spotted hiking in Los Angeles la…
By Allyson Koerner

Hannah Horvath & Leslie Knope March Together

Hannah Horvath, meet Leslie Knope. That's right, my friends, Lena Dunham and Amy Poehler are at the Women's March on Washington, and they took a picture together. Everything is beautiful and full of amazing TV women right now. Dunham has been busy t…
By Sabienna Bowman

How To Break Up With A Friend Like A Mature Adult

The emphasis on female friendship as the bedrock of adult life for women is not a new thing. A guide to the duties of noblewomen in 1600s Britain read that they needed to be concerned with "the care of children’s education, observing a husband’s comm…
By JR Thorpe

13 Strange Facts About The Golden Globes

As anyone who loves watching award shows can attest, the Golden Globe Awards is certainly one of the more unpredictable shows out there. As the boozed-up, more casual, fun sibling of the Oscars, you can always rely on this award ceremony to deliver t…
By Amy Roberts

The Book That Helped Me Cope With My Move

In the television show Parks and Recreation , Leslie Knope — played by Amy Poehler — tirelessly works for the good of her town, Pawnee, despite the fact that her community doesn't love her back. At all. She’s kicked off her city council. She’s yelled…
By Laura Marie

The 'Parks And Rec' Co-Creator Nails The Election

After staring into space in absolute horror for a good, solid hour on Tuesday night following the emotion splintering election results, I briefly found comfort in thinking "What would Leslie Knope do?" So it makes complete sense that Michael Schur, t…
By Amy Roberts

We Now Know Why Jean Ralphio Sings All The Time

For die-hard fans of NBC's Parks and Recreation the last couple of years have been tough. It's been nearly two years since Pawnee's eclectic residents have graced the small screen, and since the show's seventh season wrapped in February of 2015, we'v…
By Anna Klassen

14 HRC Mugs You Need To Survive This Election

If you are anything like me, you've spent the last two presidential debates squeezing your glutes together so tightly that you can make diamonds. This anxiety you feel is totally normal. After all, the Republican presidential nominee was caught bragg…
By Dasha Fayvinova

Political Halloween Costumes Beyond Bill & Hill

This year, Halloween and the presidential election are almost exactly a week apart. I can all but assume it will be the subject dominating many minds around All Hallows' Eve, so how better to get in the spirit than to dress up like some popular polit…
By Margaret Judson

Hillary Clinton Wants You To Dress Up Like Her

Don't say Hillary Clinton never did anything for ya. If you didn't think she had your back before, now there's no question. Halloween is coming, and election years in particular call for political costumes. To that end, it turns out Clinton's camp is…
By Margaret Judson

Tina Fey & Amy Poehler Are BFF Goals

Tina and Amy's friendship is definition of #goals. We've watched them host awards shows together where they offended Taylor Swift, play the world's most enviable set of sisters and surrogate moms, and debate each other SNL-style as Sarah Palin and Hi…
By Zoe Weiner

Holy Waffles, Amy Poehler Finally Won An Emmy

After crushing it left and right on the small screen for years, Queen Amy P. finally got one of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences' gold-plated winged statuettes. At Saturday night’s Creative Arts Emmys, the legendary duo of Tina Fey and Amy P…
By Kristie Rohwedder

9 Habits Of Super Energetic People

Unless you’re a healthy toddler, a spinning instructor, or Leslie Knope, staying energetic from morning until night probably seems just about as realistic to you as scoring a date with Tom Hiddleston. Here’s the thing, though: if you adopt even a few…
By Elizabeth Enochs

'Ghostbusters' Writer Talks Paul Feig & Horror

From the sheer amount of criticism, praise, hype, and general discourse that has surrounded the all-female Ghostbusters reboot for literal years, being the screenwriter assigned to co-craft the Paul Feig directed flick seems like a huge burden. Sure…
By Anna Klassen

Is This Amy Poehler's Return To Television?

Good news, Amy Poehler fans. Not only has the comedic powerhouse renewed her deal with Universal TV, but she also she recently sold her latest television project to NBC! Her latest pilot, The Baby, will feature Seann William Scott as the only man in …
By Emily Lackey

Why Cady From 'Mean Girls' Was Actually The Worst

The first time I saw Mean Girls, I identified so much with Cady Heron. Played by Lindsay Lohan, Cady was a fish out of water, desperate to make friends at a new school and just fit in however she could, and that feeling of alienation, of being an out…
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong