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Russian Doll, created by Natasha Lyonne, Leslye Headland and Amy Poehler, directed by Leslye Headland, Jamie Babbit and Natasha Lyonne

Nadia Vulvokov (Natasha Lyonne) is at her thirty-sixth birthday party in a friend’s apartment.  She’s drunk, high, having feelings of encroaching mortality, and is worried about her missing cat Oatmeal.  439 more words

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In honor of that sweet ‘Parks’ reunion, take a look back at the show pilot – and what went wrong

Bolstered by the success of “The Office,” NBC wanted a spinoff. Creators Greg Daniels and Michael Schur realized that a spinoff would always be unfavorably compared to the original. 783 more words

Great TV: Parks & Recreation

There may be no more likable or positive show that has aired on television so far in the 21st century than Parks & Recreation. Although created by the same producers that adapted The Office for American television, in both spirit and characterization it’s the polar opposite of that other (far more popular) show, which was an often bitter–if not outright mean-spirited–single-camera sitcom. 4,000 more words

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Tv Review: A Parks And Recreation Special

Not many sitcoms have aged quite as quickly as Parks and Recreation has as it feels like it’s a show from a different era, a time before Trump (and for us British viewers, Boris and Brexit) that was more optimistic, a simpler time where someone like Leslie Knope could inspire hope and make us believe that if you tried hard enough, if you worked hard enough, you could make a difference in the world, and truly make it a better place. 634 more words

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'Parks And Recreation' Reunion Special: The Pawnee Posse Is Back, Along With Some Sheltered-In Faves

SPOILER ALERT: This recap contains details, guest cameos and several jokes from tonight’s Parks and Recreation COVID-19 fundraiser special on NBC.

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