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/Film (pronounced "slashfilm") is a blog that covers movie news, reviews, interviews, and trailers.
Adam Paul Scott (born April 3, 1973) is an American actor, comedian, producer, and podcaster.
Aisha Muharrar (born March 12, 1984) is an American television writer and author of the book More Than a Label.
Alan Sepinwall is an American television reviewer and writer.
Alan Michael Yang (born August 22, 1983) is an American screenwriter, producer and actor.
Alessandra Stanley is an American journalist.
Alison Helene Becker (born) is an American actress, comedian, television personality and television writer.
Allison Jones (born 1955) is an American casting director who is credited for helping to bring together realistic ensemble casts for such television shows as Freaks and Geeks (for which she won an Emmy), Undeclared, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Curb Your Enthusiasm, United States of Tara, Parks and Recreation, Arrested Development (both of which she was also nominated for), and the US version of The Office.
Amazon Prime is a paid subscription service offered by Amazon that gives users access to free two-day delivery (one-day in some areas), streaming video and music, and other benefits for a monthly or yearly fee.
The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) is an American commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of Disney–ABC Television Group, a subsidiary of the Disney Media Networks division of The Walt Disney Company.
Amy Poehler (born September 16, 1971) is an American actress, voice artist, comedian, director, producer, and writer.
Andrew Austen Luck (born September 12, 1989) is an American football quarterback for the Indianapolis Colts of the National Football League (NFL).
Andrew Maxwell "Andy" Dwyer KBE is a fictional character in the NBC comedy Parks and Recreation portrayed by Chris Pratt.
Andrew David Samberg (born August 18, 1978), is an American actor, comedian, filmmaker, and musician.
Ann Meredith Perkins, RN (born July 21, 1976 and portrayed by Rashida Jones) is a fictional character in the NBC comedy Parks and Recreation.
April Roberta Ludgate-Karate-Dwyer (portrayed by Aubrey Plaza) is a fictional character in the NBC comedy Parks and Recreation.
Aubrey Christina Plaza (born June 26, 1984) is an American comedian and actress.
AXN White is a channel operated by Sony Pictures Television International Networks Europe.
Aziz Ismail Ansari (born February 23, 1983) is an American actor, writer, producer, director, and comedian.
Barbara Levy Boxer (born November 11, 1940) is a retired American politician who served as a United States Senator for California from 1993 to 2017.
BBC Four is a British television channel operated by the British Broadcasting Corporation and available to digital television viewers on Freeview, IPTV, satellite, and cable.
Ben Schwartz (born September 15, 1981) is an American actor, voice actor, comedian, writer, director and producer.
Benjamin Noah Silverman is an American media executive.
Benjamin "Ben" Wyatt, is a character portrayed by Adam Scott in the TV series Parks and Recreation.
Beth McCarthy-Miller (born September 3, 1963, Elizabeth, New Jersey) is an American television director.
William James Murray (born September 21, 1950) is an American actor, comedian, and writer.
Billy Eichner (born September 18, 1978) is an American comedian, actor, writer, and television personality, commonly focusing on self-deprecation and pop culture.
Blake Raymond Anderson (born March 2, 1984) is an American actor, comedian, producer, screenwriter and fashion designer.
Blu-ray or Blu-ray Disc (BD) is a digital optical disc data storage format.
The Boston Herald is an American daily newspaper whose primary market is Boston, Massachusetts and its surrounding area.
"Boys' Club" is the fourth episode of the first season of the American comedy television series Parks and Recreation.
Broadcasting syndication is the license to broadcast television programs and radio programs by multiple television stations and radio stations, without going through a broadcast network.
Burbank is a city in Los Angeles County in Southern California, United States, northwest of downtown Los Angeles.
California is a state in the Pacific Region of the United States.
"Candle in the Wind" is a threnody with music and lyrics by Elton John and Bernie Taupin.
"Canvassing" is the second episode of the first season of the American comedy television series Parks and Recreation.
CBS (an initialism of the network's former name, the Columbia Broadcasting System) is an American English language commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of CBS Corporation.
Charles McDougall is a British Emmy Award and BAFTA-winning director.
The Chicago Tribune is a daily newspaper based in Chicago, Illinois, United States, owned by Tronc, Inc., formerly Tribune Publishing.
ChicagoNow is a blogging site managed by tronc, Inc., owner of the print Chicago Tribune newspaper.
Christopher Wesson Bosh (born March 24, 1984) is an American professional basketball player who is currently a free agent.
Christopher Michael Pratt is an American actor.
Christopher "Chris" Traeger is a fictional character played by Rob Lowe on the NBC comedy series Parks and Recreation.
Christie Brinkley (born Christine Lee Hudson, February 2, 1954) is an American model, actress and businesswoman.
Cinéma vérité ("truthful cinema") is a style of documentary filmmaking, invented by Jean Rouch, inspired by Dziga Vertov's theory about Kino-Pravda and influenced by Robert Flaherty’s films.
City (formerly known as Citytv) is a Canadian television network owned by the Rogers Media subsidiary of Rogers Communications.
Claremont is a city on the eastern edge of Los Angeles County, California, United States, east of downtown Los Angeles.
CNET (stylized as c|net) is an American media website that publishes reviews, news, articles, blogs, podcasts and videos on technology and consumer electronics globally.
Cable News Network (CNN) is an American basic cable and satellite television news channel and an independent subsidiary of AT&T's WarnerMedia.
Comedy Central is an American basic cable and satellite television channel owned by Viacom Global Entertainment Group, a unit of the Viacom Media Networks division of Viacom.
Community is an American comedy television series created by Dan Harmon that aired on NBC and Yahoo! Screen from September 17, 2009 to June 2, 2015.
Complex is an American New York-based media platform for youth culture which was founded as a bi-monthly magazine by fashion designer Marc (Ecko) Milecofsky.
Craig Middlebrooks is a fictional character on the NBC sitcom Parks and Recreation.
Cringe comedy is a specific genre of comedy that derives humor from social awkwardness.
A cult following is a group of fans who are highly dedicated to a work of culture, often referred to as a cult classic.
Daniel Joshua "Dan" Goor is a comedy writer and television producer.
Melinda Darlene Hunt is an American actress, producer and television writer, best known for creating and producing the Showtime series The Big C.
Data mining is the process of discovering patterns in large data sets involving methods at the intersection of machine learning, statistics, and database systems.
Dave is a British television channel owned by UKTV, which is available in the United Kingdom and Ireland.
Deadline Hollywood, also known as Deadline.com and previously known as news blog Deadline Hollywood Daily, is an online magazine founded by Nikki Finke in 2006.
Dean Holland is an American film editor, television director and producer best known for working on Entourage and the comedy shows The Office and Parks and Recreation.
Deedle-Dee Productions is a television production company owned by Greg Daniels.
Detlef Schrempf (born 21 January 1963) is a German-American retired professional basketball player.
Digital Spy is a British-based entertainment, TV and movies website and brand, and is the largest digital property at Hearst UK.
A documentary film is a nonfictional motion picture intended to document some aspect of reality, primarily for the purposes of instruction, education, or maintaining a historical record.
Dolby Digital is the name for audio compression technologies developed by Dolby Laboratories.
Donna Marie Meagle is a fictional character in the NBC comedy Parks and Recreation.
Dose is a daily Canadian news website and former daily print magazine.
DVD (digital versatile disc) region codes are a digital rights management technique designed to allow rights holders to control the international distribution of a DVD release, including its content, release date, and price, all according to the appropriate region.
DVD Talk is a home video news and review website launched in 1999 by Geoffrey Kleinman.
E! (originally an initialism of Entertainment Television) is an American basic cable and satellite television channel that is owned by the NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment Group division of NBCUniversal, all owned by Comcast.
"Eagleton" is the twelfth episode of the third season of the American comedy television series Parks and Recreation, and the 42nd overall episode of the series.
The Eastern Time Zone (ET) is a time zone encompassing 17 U.S. states in the eastern part of the contiguous United States, parts of eastern Canada, the state of Quintana Roo in Mexico, Panama in Central America, and the Caribbean Islands.
Sir Elton Hercules John (born Reginald Kenneth Dwight; 25 March 1947) is an English singer, pianist, and composer.
Entertainment Weekly (sometimes abbreviated as EW) is an American magazine, published by Meredith Corporation, that covers film, television, music, Broadway theatre, books and popular culture.
Esquire Network is a defunct American digital cable network that was a 50/50 joint venture between NBCUniversal and the Hearst Corporation.
The financial crisis of 2007–2008, also known as the global financial crisis and the 2008 financial crisis, is considered by many economists to have been the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression of the 1930s.
The First Lady of the United States (FLOTUS) is the title held by the hostess of the White House, usually the wife of the President of the United States, concurrent with the President's term in office.
The Fox Broadcasting Company (often shortened to Fox and stylized as FOX) is an American commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of Fox Entertainment Group, a subsidiary of 21st Century Fox.
Fereydun Robert "Fred" Armisen (born December 4, 1966) is an American actor, comedian, writer, producer, and musician.
Fremulon is a television production company founded by television producer and writer Michael Schur.
FX (originally an initialism of Fox Extended, pronounced and suggesting "effects") is an American basic cable and satellite television channel based in Los Angeles, California, owned by 21st Century Fox through FX Networks, LLC.
FXX is an American digital cable and satellite television channel launched on September 2, 2013, owned by 21st Century Fox through FX Networks, LLC.
María Gabriela Moreno Bonilla (born 16 December 1981 in Guatemala City, Guatemala), professionally known as Gaby Moreno, is a Guatemalan singer-songwriter and guitarist.
Elgin Baylor Lumpkin (born October 15, 1970), better known by his stage name Ginuwine, is an American singer, songwriter, dancer and actor.
The GLAAD Media Award is an accolade bestowed by the GLAAD to recognize and honor various branches of the media for their outstanding representations of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community and the issues that affect their lives.
Golden Globe Awards are accolades bestowed by the 93 members of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association beginning in January 1944, recognizing excellence in film and television, both domestic and foreign.
The Golden Globe Award for Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy is one of the annual Golden Globe Awards given to the best comedy television series.
The Governor of the State of South Carolina is the head of state for the state of South Carolina.
GQ (formerly Gentlemen's Quarterly) is an international monthly men's magazine based in New York City and founded in 1931.
A green card marriage is a marriage of convenience between a legal resident of the United States of America and a person who would be ineligible for residency but for being married to the resident.
Gregory Martin Daniels (born June 13, 1963) is an American television comedy writer, producer, and director.
Harry Jon Benjamin (born May 23, 1966) is an American actor, voice actor and comedian best known for voicing characters, such as Sterling Archer in the animated sitcom Archer; Bob Belcher in the animated sitcom Bob's Burgers; Ben, the son of Dr.
Harris Lee Wittels (April 20, 1984 – February 19, 2015) was an American comedian, actor, writer, producer, and musician.
Harvard University is a private Ivy League research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
"Harvest Festival" is the seventh episode of the third season of the American comedy television series Parks and Recreation, and the 37th overall episode of the series.
Home Box Office (HBO) is an American premium cable and satellite television network of Home Box Office, Inc..
On July 16, 2009, Harvard University professor Henry Louis Gates Jr. was arrested at his Cambridge, Massachusetts, home by local police officer Sgt.
Henry Louis "Skip" Gates Jr. (born September 16, 1950) is an American literary critic, teacher, historian, filmmaker and public intellectual who currently serves as the Alphonse Fletcher University Professor and Director of the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research at Harvard University.
Henry Franklin Winkler (born October 30, 1945) is an American actor, comedian, director, producer, and author.
High-definition television (HDTV) is a television system providing an image resolution that is of substantially higher resolution than that of standard-definition television, either analog or digital.
Hindustan Times is an Indian English-language daily newspaper founded in 1924 with roots in the Indian independence movement of the period ("Hindustan" being a historical name for India).
HitFix, or HitFix.com, is an entertainment news website that launched in December 2008 specializing in breaking entertainment news, insider information, and reviews and critiques of film, music, and television.
Hollywood.com is a U.S. news website covering English-language popular culture, including films, television, and celebrities.
Howard Klein is an American television producer.
HuffPost (formerly The Huffington Post and sometimes abbreviated HuffPo) is a liberal American news and opinion website and blog that has both localized and international editions.
Hulu (stylized as hulu) is an American entertainment company that provides over-the-top media services owned by Hulu LLC, a joint venture with The Walt Disney Company (through Disney Direct-to-Consumer and International) (30%), 21st Century Fox (30%), Comcast (through NBCUniversal) (30%),Although NBC Universal is also a major shareholder (30%) of Hulu, by the Federal Communications Commission, NBC Universal and Comcast are required not to exercise any right to influence the conduct or operation of Hulu.
"Hunting Trip" is the tenth episode of the second season of American comedy television series Parks and Recreation, and the sixteenth overall episode of the series.
IGN (formerly Imagine Games Network) is an American video game and entertainment media company operated by IGN Entertainment Inc., a subsidiary of Ziff Davis wholly owned by j2 Global.
Improvisation is creating or performing something spontaneously or making something from whatever is available.
Indiana is a U.S. state located in the Midwestern and Great Lakes regions of North America.
Indianapolis is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. state of Indiana and the seat of Marion County.
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is the revenue service of the United States federal government.
iPad is a line of tablet computers designed, developed and marketed by Apple Inc., which run the iOS mobile operating system.
iPhone is a line of smartphones designed and marketed by Apple Inc. The iPhone line of products use Apple's iOS mobile operating system software.
The iPod Touch (stylized and marketed as iPod touch) is an iOS-based all-purpose mobile device designed and marketed by Apple Inc. with a touchscreen-controlled user interface.
The iTunes Store is a software-based online digital media store operated by Apple Inc. It opened on April 28, 2003, and has been the largest music vendor in the United States since April 2008, and the largest music vendor in the world since February 2010.
Jack TV (visually rendered in all capital letters as JACK TV) is a 24-hour Filipino cable, satellite television network based in Shaw Boulevard, Mandaluyong City, Metro Manila, Philippines.
Jama Williamson (born March 12, 1974) is an American actress.
James Poniewozik (born 1968) is an American journalist and television critic.
Jason Mantzoukas (born December 18, 1972) is an American comedic actor best known for his recurring role as Rafi in the FX comedy series The League and as Nadal in The Dictator.
Jason Woliner (born June 1, 1980) is an American comedy director, writer, and a former child actor.
James Douglas Muir Leno (born April 28, 1950) is an American comedian, actor, writer, producer, and television host.
Jørgen Leth (born 14 June 1937) is a Danish poet and film director who is considered a leading figure in experimental documentary film making.
Jean-Ralphio Saperstein is a minor fictional character played by Ben Schwartz in the American comedy television series Parks and Recreation.
Jeffrey Mark "Jeff" Gaspin (born December 29, 1960) is an American television executive and former Chairman of NBC Universal Television Entertainment.
Jeffrey Blitz is an American film director, producer, and screenwriter from Ridgewood, New Jersey.
Jenny Sarah Slate (born March 25, 1982) is an American stand-up comedian, actress, voice actress and author, best known for her role as Mona Lisa Saperstein on Parks and Recreation as well as being the co-creator of the Marcel the Shell with Shoes On short films and children's book series.
"Jerry" Gergich is a character in the TV series Parks and Recreation, portrayed by Jim O'Heir.
James “Jim” Duncan Halpert (born October 1, 1978) is a fictional character in the U.S. version of the television sitcom The Office, portrayed by John Krasinski.
James O'Heir (born February 4, 1962) is an American actor and comedian best known for co-starring as Jerry Gergich on the NBC sitcom Parks and Recreation.
Joseph Robinette Biden Jr. (born November 20, 1942) is an American politician who served as the 47th Vice President of the United States from 2009 to 2017.
John Bernard Larroquette (born November 25, 1947) is an American actor.
John Sidney McCain III (born August 29, 1936) is an American politician serving as the senior United States Senator from Arizona, a seat he was first elected to in 1986.
Jonathan Daniel "Jon" Glaser (born June 20, 1968) is an American actor, comedian, writer, producer, and director.
Jonathan Daniel Hamm (born March 10, 1971) is an American actor best known for playing advertising executive Don Draper for the AMC television drama series, Mad Men (2007–2015).
A jump cut is a cut in film editing in which two sequential shots of the same subject are taken from camera positions that vary only slightly if at all.
Justin Paul Theroux (born August 10, 1971) is an American actor, film producer, comedian, and screenwriter.
Kathryn Hahn (born July 23, 1973) is an American actress, fashion model and comedian.
Katie Dippold is a screenwriter, actress, and comedian.
Kristen Anne Bell (born July 18, 1980) is an American actress.
LA Weekly is a free weekly alternative newspaper in Los Angeles, California.
Lars von Trier (born Lars Trier; 30 April 1956) is a Danish film director and screenwriter with a prolific and controversial career spanning almost four decades.
A laugh track (or laughter track) is a separate soundtrack for a recorded comedy show containing the sound of audience laughter.
Leslie Barbara Knope is a fictional character and the main protagonist of the NBC sitcom Parks and Recreation.
Letters to Cleo is an alternative rock band from Boston, Massachusetts, best known for the 1994 single, "Here & Now", from their full-length debut album, Aurora Gory Alice.
Libertarianism (from libertas, meaning "freedom") is a collection of political philosophies and movements that uphold liberty as a core principle.
A breakout character is a character in serial fiction, usually stories involving an ensemble cast, who becomes a more prominent, popular, discussed, and/or imitated individual, than was originally intended or expected.
The Office is a television series based on the British television comedy of the same name.
The Los Angeles City Council is the governing body of the City of Los Angeles.
Los Angeles Pierce College, also known as Pierce College and Pierce, is a community college that serves 22,000 students each semester in the northern Chalk Hills of Woodland Hills, a community within the San Fernando Valley region of the city of Los Angeles, California.
The Los Angeles Times is a daily newspaper which has been published in Los Angeles, California since 1881.
Louis A. Székely (born September 12, 1967), better known by his stage name Louis C.K., is an American stand-up comedian, writer, actor, and filmmaker.
Lucille Frances Lawless, (born 29 March 1968) is a New Zealand actress and singer.
M-Net (an abbreviation of Electronic Media Network) is a subscription-funded television channel broadcast in South Africa.
Madeleine Jana Korbel Albright (born May 15, 1937) is an American politician and diplomat.
Mark Brendanawicz is a fictional character in the NBC comedy series Parks and Recreation.
Marshall Clement Sanford Jr. (born May 28, 1960), known as Mark Sanford, is a Republican politician who has been the U.S. Representative for South Carolina's 1st congressional district since 2013; previously he held the same post from 1995 to 2001.
From June 18 until June 24, 2009, Republican South Carolina Governor Mark Sanford's whereabouts were unknown and there was media coverage of what was described as his disappearance.
Marlene Griggs-Knope (born March 5, 1953) is a fictional character played by Pamela Reed in the American comedy television series Parks and Recreation.
Matthew Gregory "Matt" Besser (born September 22, 1967) is an American actor, director and comedian best known as one of the four founding members of the Upright Citizens Brigade sketch comedy troupe, who had their own show on Comedy Central from 1998–2000.
Megan Mullally (born November 12, 1958) is an American actress, comedian, and singer.
Metacritic is a website that aggregates reviews of media products: music albums, video games, films, TV shows, and formerly, books.
Michael Ausiello (born February 23, 1972) is an American television industry journalist and actor.
Michael Edward Gross (born June 21, 1947) is an American television, movie and stage actor.
Michael McCullers (born 1971) is an American comedy film screenwriter.
Michael Herbert Schur is an American television producer, writer, and actor, best known for his work on the NBC comedy series The Office (2005–2013) and Parks and Recreation (2009–2015), the latter of which he co-created along with Greg Daniels.
Michael Gary Scott is a fictional character on NBC's The Office, portrayed by Steve Carell and based on David Brent from the original British version of the program.
Michelle LaVaughn Robinson Obama (born January 17, 1964) is an American lawyer and writer who served as the First Lady of the United States from 2009 to 2017.
Michael Scully (born October 2, 1956) is an American television writer and producer.
Maureen Ann Collins is an American actress and comedian.
A mockumentary (a portmanteau of mock and documentary) or docucomedy is a type of movie or television show depicting fictional events but presented as a documentary.
Monsters and Critics (M&C) is a news blog founded in 2003.
Must See TV is an advertising slogan that was used by the National Broadcasting Company (NBC) to brand its prime time blocks during the 1990s, and most often applied to the network's Thursday night lineup, which featured some of its most popular sitcoms and drama series of the period, allowing the network to dominate prime time ratings on Thursday nights in the 1980s and 1990s.
Natalie Morales (born February 15, 1985) is an American actress.
The National Broadcasting Company (NBC) is an American English language commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of NBCUniversal, a subsidiary of Comcast.
NBCUniversal, Inc. is an American multinational media conglomerate owned by Comcast, headquartered at Rockefeller Plaza's Comcast Building in Midtown Manhattan, New York City.
NBCUniversal Television Distribution (NUTD) is the television distribution arm of the NBCUniversal Television Group in the United States, and is a subsidiary of Comcast.
Netflix, Inc. is an American over-the-top media services provider, headquartered in Los Gatos, California.
New York is an American biweekly magazine concerned with life, culture, politics, and style generally, and with a particular emphasis on New York City.
The New York Daily News, officially titled Daily News, is an American newspaper based in New York City.
The New York Post is the fourth-largest newspaper in the United States and a leading digital media publisher that reached more than 57 million unique visitors in the U.S. in January 2017.
The original News Corporation or News Corp. was an American multinational mass media corporation headquartered in New York City.
Newsday is an American daily newspaper that primarily serves Nassau and Suffolk counties and the New York City borough of Queens on Long Island, although it is sold throughout the New York metropolitan area.
Newton Leroy Gingrich (né McPherson; born June 17, 1943) is an American politician and author, born in Pennsylvania, later representing Georgia in Congress, and ultimately serving as 50th Speaker of the United States House of Representatives from 1995 to 1999.
Nicholas Kroll (born June 5, 1978) is an American actor, comedian, writer, and producer.
Nicholas Offerman (born June 26, 1970) is an American actor, writer, comedian, and woodworker who is known for his role as Ron Swanson in the NBC sitcom Parks and Recreation, for which he received the Television Critics Association Award for Individual Achievement in Comedy, as well as his role in The Founder, in which he portrays Dick McDonald, one of the brothers who developed the fast food chain McDonald's.
Nicole Holofcener (born March 22, 1960) is an American film and television director and screenwriter.
Nielsen ratings are the audience measurement systems operated by Nielsen Media Research that seek to determine the audience size and composition of television programming in the United States.
Nikki Finke (born 1953) is an American journalist, blogger, publisher and writer.
Norm Hiscock (born in Montreal, Quebec) is a Canadian screenwriter and producer.
National Public Radio (usually shortened to NPR, stylized as npr) is an American privately and publicly funded non-profit membership media organization based in Washington, D.C. It serves as a national syndicator to a network of over 1,000 public radio stations in the United States.
Olympia Jean Snowe (née Bouchles; born February 21, 1947) is an American businesswoman and politician who was a United States Senator from Maine from 1995 to 2013.
Orthodontia, also called orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics, is a specialty field of dentistry that deals primarily with malpositioned teeth and the jaws: their diagnosis, prevention and correction.
Outsourced is an American television sitcom set in an Indian workplace.
Pamela Reed (born April 2, 1949) is an American actress.
Paramount Network is an American general entertainment cable and satellite channel owned by the Viacom Media Networks division of Viacom.
Parker Christian Posey (born November 8, 1968) is an American actress and musician.
The first season of Parks and Recreation originally aired in the United States on the NBC television network between April 9 and May 14, 2009.
The second season of Parks and Recreation originally aired in the United States on the NBC television network starting September 17, 2009, and ended on May 20, 2010.
The third season of Parks and Recreation originally aired in the United States on the NBC television network between January 20 and May 19, 2011.
The fourth season of Parks and Recreation originally aired in the United States on the NBC television network, and began on September 22, 2011, and ended on May 8, 2012.
The fifth season of Parks and Recreation originally aired in the United States on the NBC television network, from September 20, 2012 and concluded on May 2, 2013.
The sixth season of Parks and Recreation originally aired in the United States on the NBC television network, from September 26, 2013 with an hour long premiere, and concluded on April 24, 2014 with an hour-long finale.
The seventh and final season of Parks and Recreation aired in the United States on the NBC television network from January 13, 2015 until February 24, 2015.
Party Down is an American comedy television series created and primarily written by John Enbom, Rob Thomas, Dan Etheridge and Paul Rudd that aired on the Starz network in the United States in 2009 and 2010.
Pasadena City Hall, completed in 1927, serves as the central location for city government in the City of Pasadena, California and it is a significant architectural example of the City Beautiful movement of the 1920s.
Paste is a monthly music and entertainment digital magazine published in the United States by Wolfgang's Vault.
Patricia Davies Clarkson (born December 29, 1959) is an American actress.
Paul Samuel Feig (born September 17, 1962) is an American actor, film director, producer, and screenwriter.
Paul Stephen Rudd (born April 6, 1969) is an American actor, comedian, writer, and producer.
Paul Andrew Schneider (born March 16, 1976) is an American actor widely known for his role as Mark Brendanawicz on the first two seasons of the NBC sitcom Parks and Recreation.
Pawnee, Indiana is the fictional city in which the NBC comedy series Parks and Recreation is set.
"Pawnee Zoo" is the second season premiere of the American comedy television series Parks and Recreation, and the seventh overall episode of the series.
The Philippines (Pilipinas or Filipinas), officially the Republic of the Philippines (Republika ng Pilipinas), is a unitary sovereign and archipelagic country in Southeast Asia.
"Pilot" is the pilot episode of the American comedy television series Parks and Recreation.
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, also known simply as the "PG", is the largest daily newspaper serving metropolitan Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States.
Political satire is satire that specializes in gaining entertainment from politics; it has also been used with subversive intent where political speech and dissent are forbidden by a regime, as a method of advancing political arguments where such arguments are expressly forbidden.
Portugal, officially the Portuguese Republic (República Portuguesa),In recognized minority languages of Portugal: Portugal is the oldest state in the Iberian Peninsula and one of the oldest in Europe, its territory having been continuously settled, invaded and fought over since prehistoric times.
"Practice Date" is the fourth episode of the second season of Parks and Recreation, and the tenth overall episode of the series.
The President of the United States (POTUS) is the head of state and head of government of the United States of America.
The Primetime Emmy Award is an American award bestowed by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (ATAS) in recognition of excellence in American primetime television programming.
The Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy Series is an annual award given to the best television comedy series of the year.
This is a list of winners and nominees of the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series.
The Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series is an annual award presented as part of the Primetime Emmy Awards.
Rainn Dietrich Wilson (born January 20, 1966) is an American actor, comedian, writer, director, businessman, and producer.
Randall Einhorn (born December 7, 1963) is an American television director and cinematographer.
Rashida Leah Jones (born February 25, 1976) is an American actress.
Red tape is an idiom that refers to excessive regulation or rigid conformity to formal rules that is considered redundant or bureaucratic and hinders or prevents action or decision-making.
RedEye is a publication put out by the Chicago Tribune geared toward 18- to 34-year-olds.
Marietta Sangai Sirleaf (born April 12, 1970), better known as Retta, is an American stand-up comedian and actress.
Reuters is an international news agency headquartered in London, United Kingdom.
Ricky Dene Gervais (born 25 June 1961) is an English stand-up comedian, actor, writer, producer, director, and singer.
Robert Hepler Lowe (born March 17, 1964) is an American actor.
"Rock Show" is the sixth episode and season finale of the first season of the American comedy television series Parks and Recreation.
"Ron and Tammy" is the eighth episode of the second season of Parks and Recreation, and the fourteenth overall episode of the series.
Ronald Ulysses "Ron" Swanson is a fictional character portrayed by Nick Offerman from the situation comedy television series Parks and Recreation on NBC, created by Greg Daniels and Michael Schur.
Roy Denzil Hibbert (born December 11, 1986) is a Jamaican-American professional basketball player who last played for the Denver Nuggets of the National Basketball Association (NBA).
RTÉ2 is a free-to-air general entertainment channel operated by Irish national broadcaster Raidió Teilifís Éireann.
Salon is an American news and opinion website, created by David Talbot in 1995 and currently owned by the Salon Media Group.
Samuel Pack Elliott (born August 9, 1944) is an American actor.
Same-sex marriage (also known as gay marriage) is the marriage of a same-sex couple, entered into in a civil or religious ceremony.
The San Francisco Chronicle is a newspaper serving primarily the San Francisco Bay Area of the U.S. state of California.
San Marino is a city in Los Angeles County, California, United States, incorporated on April 12, 1913 The city is located in the San Rafael Hills.
Saturday Night Live (SNL) is an American late-night live television variety show created by Lorne Michaels and developed by Dick Ebersol.
Zap2it is an American website and affiliate network that provides local television listings for areas of the United States and Canada.
Seth Gordon (born July 15, 1976) is an American film director, producer, screenwriter, and film editor.
The Seven Network (commonly known as Channel Seven or simply Seven) is a major Australian commercial free-to-air television network.
Showrunner is the 21st-century term for the leading executive producer of a Hollywood television series in the United States.
Simultaneous substitution (also known as simsubbing or signal substitution) is a practice mandated by the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) requiring cable television, direct broadcast satellite (DBS), IPTV and MMDS television distribution companies in Canada to distribute the signal of a local or regional over-the-air station in place of the signal of a foreign or non-local television station, when the two stations are broadcasting identical programming simultaneously.
The single-camera setup, or single-camera mode of production, also known as Portable Single Camera, is a method of filmmaking and video production.
The Sioux City Journal is the daily newspaper and website of Sioux City, Iowa.
"Sister City" is the fifth episode of the second season of Parks and Recreation, and the eleventh overall episode of the series.
A sitcom, short for "situation comedy", is a genre of comedy centered on a fixed set of characters who carry over from episode to episode.
Slate is an online magazine that covers current affairs, politics, and culture in the United States from a liberal perspective.
South Carolina is a U.S. state in the southeastern region of the United States.
The Speaker of the House is the presiding officer of the United States House of Representatives.
In media, a spin-off (or spinoff) is a radio program, television program, video game, film, or any narrative work, derived from already existing works that focus on more details and different aspects from the original work (e.g. particular topics, characters or events).
Starz (stylized as STARZ; pronounced "stars") is an American premium cable and satellite television network which serves as Starz Inc.'s flagship service.
Stephen James Merchant (born 24 November 1974) is an English writer, director, radio presenter, comedian, and actor.
Streaming media is multimedia that is constantly received by and presented to an end-user while being delivered by a provider.
A studio audience is an audience present for the filming of all or part of a television program, or to a smaller extent, radio programs.
The TCA Award for Outstanding Achievement in Comedy is an award given by the Television Critics Association.
The TCA Awards are awards presented by the Television Critics Association in recognition of excellence in television.
"Telethon" is the 22nd episode of the second season of the American comedy television series Parks and Recreation, and the 28th overall episode of the series.
The Television Critics Association (TCA) is a group of approximately 200 United States and Canadian television critics, journalists and columnists who cover television programming.
A television show (often simply TV show) is any content produced for broadcast via over-the-air, satellite, cable, or internet and typically viewed on a television set, excluding breaking news, advertisements, or trailers that are typically placed between shows.
Television Without Pity (often abbreviated TWoP) was a website that provided detailed recaps of select television dramas, situation comedies and reality TV shows along with discussion forums.
The A.V. Club is an entertainment website featuring reviews, interviews, and other articles that examine films, music, television, books, games, and other elements of pop culture media.
The Atlantic is an American magazine and multi-platform publisher, founded in 1857 as The Atlantic Monthly in Boston, Massachusetts.
"The Banquet" is the fifth episode of the first season of the American comedy television series Parks and Recreation.
The Contender is a 2000 political drama film written and directed by Rod Lurie.
"The Debate" is the twentieth episode of the fourth season of the American comedy television series Parks and Recreation, and the 66th overall episode of the series.
The Decemberists are an American indie rock band from Portland, Oregon.
provides the content appearing in The Express-Times following a company restructure in 2014.
"The Fight" is the thirteenth episode of the third season of the American comedy television series Parks and Recreation, and the 43rd overall episode of the series.
The Five Obstructions is a 2003 Danish documentary film directed by Lars von Trier and Jørgen Leth.
The Hollywood Reporter (THR) is a multi-platform American digital and print magazine founded in 1930 and focusing on the Hollywood film industry, television, and entertainment industries, as well as Hollywood's intersection with fashion, finance, law, technology, lifestyle, and politics.
The Jay Leno Show is an American talk show created by and starring Jay Leno.
"The Master Plan" is the 23rd and penultimate episode of the second season of the American comedy television series Parks and Recreation, and the 29th overall episode of the series.
The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
The sixth season of the American television comedy The Office premiered in the United States on NBC on September 17, 2009, and concluded on May 20, 2010.
The Office is an American television sitcom that aired on NBC from March 24, 2005, to May 16, 2013, lasting nine seasons.
The Office is a British mockumentary sitcom, first broadcast in the United Kingdom on BBC Two on 9 July 2001.
The Plain Dealer is the major daily newspaper of Cleveland, Ohio, United States.
"The Reporter" is the third episode of the first season of the American comedy television series Parks and Recreation.
The Republican is a newspaper based in Springfield, Massachusetts.
The Seattle Times is a daily newspaper serving Seattle, Washington, United States.
The Simpsons is an American animated sitcom created by Matt Groening for the Fox Broadcasting Company.
"The Stakeout" is the second episode of the second season of the American comedy television series Parks and Recreation, and the eighth overall episode of the series.
The Star-Ledger is the largest circulated newspaper in the U.S. state of New Jersey and is based in Newark.
The Tonight Show is an American late-night talk show currently broadcast from the NBC studios in Rockefeller Center in New York City (and previously from various studios in the Los Angeles region) and airing on NBC since 1954.
The Washington Post is a major American daily newspaper founded on December 6, 1877.
The Wire is an American crime drama television series set and produced in Baltimore, Maryland.
In comedy, a throwaway line (also: throwaway joke or throwaway gag) is a joke delivered "in passing" without being the punch line to a comedy routine, part of the build up to another joke, or (in the context of drama) there to advance a story or develop a character.
Time is an American weekly news magazine and news website published in New York City.
"Time Capsule" is the third episode of the third season of the American comedy television series Parks and Recreation, and the 33rd overall episode of the series.
Elizabeth Stamatina "Tina" Fey (born May 18, 1970) is an American actress, comedian, writer, producer and playwright.
Toluca Lake is a neighborhood in the city of Los Angeles located in the San Fernando Valley region of Los Angeles County, California, northwest of Downtown.
Thomas Montgomery "Tom" Haverford, born Darwish Sabir Ismael Gani, is a character on the NBC series Parks and Recreation.
The Toronto Sun is an English-language daily newspaper published in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Troy Miller is an American film producer, director and screenwriter.
Tucker Gates is an American television director and producer.
TV by the Numbers is a website devoted to collecting and analyzing television ratings data in the United States.
TV Guide is a bi-weekly American magazine that provides television program listings information as well as television-related news, celebrity interviews and gossip, film reviews, crossword puzzles, and, in some issues, horoscopes.
United Press International (UPI) is an international news agency whose newswires, photo, news film, and audio services provided news material to thousands of newspapers, magazines, radio and television stations for most of the 20th century.
The United States presidential election of 2008 was the 56th quadrennial presidential election.
The United States Senate is the upper chamber of the United States Congress, which along with the United States House of Representatives—the lower chamber—comprise the legislature of the United States.
Universal Pictures Home Entertainment (formerly Universal Studios Home Entertainment, Universal Studios Home Video, MCA/Universal Home Video, MCA Home Video, MCA Videodisc Inc. and MCA Videocassette Inc.) is the home video distribution division of American film studio Universal Pictures, owned by the Universal Filmed Entertainment Group division of NBCUniversal, owned by Comcast.
Universal Television is the television production subsidiary of the NBCUniversal Television Group and, by extension, the production arm of the NBC television network (since a majority of the company's shows air on NBC, and accounts for most of that network's prime time programming).
USA Today is an internationally distributed American daily, middle-market newspaper that serves as the flagship publication of its owner, the Gannett Company.
Van Nuys is a neighborhood in the central San Fernando Valley region of the city of Los Angeles in California.
Variety is a weekly American entertainment trade magazine and website owned by Penske Media Corporation.
The Vice President of the United States (informally referred to as VPOTUS, or Veep) is a constitutional officer in the legislative branch of the federal government of the United States as the President of the Senate under Article I, Section 3, Clause 4, of the United States Constitution, as well as the second highest executive branch officer, after the President of the United States.
Vincent Jones is a Canadian musician.
WGN America is an American basic cable and satellite television channel that is owned by Tribune Broadcasting.
Wilco is an American alternative rock band based in Chicago, Illinois.
William Emerson Arnett (born May 4, 1970) is a Canadian-American actor, voice actor and comedian.
Orville Willis "Will" Forte IV (born June 17, 1970) is an American actor, voice artist, comedian, impressionist, writer and producer.
William F. "Will" Leitch (born October 10, 1975 in Mattoon, Illinois) is a writer and the founding editor of the Gawker Media sports blog Deadspin.
"Woman of the Year" is the 17th episode of the second season of the American comedy television series Parks and Recreation, and the 23rd overall episode of the series.
Yo La Tengo (often abbreviated as YLT) is an American indie rock band formed in Hoboken, New Jersey in 1984.
In the U.S. television industry, 100 episodes is the traditional threshold for a television series to become viable for syndication.
1080i (also known as Full HD or BT.709) is an abbreviation referring to a combination of frame resolution and scan type, used in high-definition television (HDTV) and high-definition video.
16:9 (1.7:1) (16:9.
The following is the 2008–09 network television schedule for the six major English language commercial broadcast networks in the United States.
The following is the 2009–10 network television schedule for the five major English-language commercial broadcast networks in the United States.
The following is the 2010–11 network television schedule for the five major English language commercial broadcast networks in the United States.
The 2011–12 network television schedule for the five major English-language commercial broadcast networks in the United States covers primetime hours from September 2011 through August 2012.
The 2012–13 network television schedule for the five major English-language commercial broadcast networks in the United States covers primetime hours from September 2012 through August 2013.
The 2013–14 network television schedule for the five major English-language commercial broadcast networks in the United States covers primetime hours from September 2013 to August 2014.
The 2014–15 network television schedule for the five major English-language commercial broadcast networks in the United States covers primetime hours from September 2014 to August 2015.
3 Arts Entertainment is a Beverly Hills–based talent management and television/film production company founded by Erwin Stoff in 1991 in preparation for producing the television show Down the Shore.
30 Rock is an American satirical television sitcom created by Tina Fey that ran on NBC from October 11, 2006, to January 31, 2013.
7mate is an Australian free-to-air digital television multichannel, which was launched by the Seven Network on 25 September 2010.
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