parks and recreation

In Honor Of Leslie Knope’s Last Hurrah, These Are Our Galentines

Tuesday night’s series finale of “Parks and Recreation” was the perfect swan song to a wonderful show that always delighted in the simple joys of life, instead of sneering at…

Beejoli Shah | February 26, 2015 - 11:00 am

My 9 Favorite Relationships In Pop Culture

There are plenty of really, truly bad relationships in pop culture (Christian and Ana, anyone? Romeo and Juliet?), and even the sort of mediocre relationships in pop culture would be…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 11, 2015 - 10:30 am

It’s Been Two Days And I Can’t Stop Singing “We Didn’t Start The Fire”

If you are living under a rock and  have a hole in your heart the size of a fictional Indiana town (Eagleton, for example), then you probably missed one of…

Beejoli Shah | January 22, 2015 - 4:20 pm

Nick Offerman Reciting Reddit “Shower Thoughts” Will Help You Get Your Philosophy On

Nick Offerman, who brings us the beloved Ron Swanson on “Parks And Recreation,” teamed up with Mashable to read some of the most brilliant tidbits from the subreddit r/ShowerThoughts and raise money…

Claire Hannum | August 22, 2014 - 2:00 pm

11 Shows You Need To Watch If You Want To Be Relevant

To this day, I think I might be one of the only people on earth who has never seen an episode of “Breaking Bad.” Even though the series has ended,…

Katie Oldenburg | May 14, 2014 - 11:00 am

NBC Puts “Parks And Recreation” On Hiatus, Proves It Has Poop For Brains

THE HELL. NBC has apparently decided that “Parks and Rec” is too funny for the network or something, because they’ve put the show on an unannounced hiatus through most…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 21, 2013 - 6:30 pm

Etsy Spotlight: The Only Motivational Poster You Need

Squeezable stress balls and “Hang in there!” kitten posters are all fine and good, but what you really need in your office is a reminder of why you’re there, and…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | September 29, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Style Inspiration: Leslie Knope’s Anchor Obsession

Yesterday I spent a few hours parked on my couch drinking wine and binge-watching “Parks & Rec.” It was glorious. I couldn’t help but notice, over the course of five…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 6, 2013 - 3:00 pm

The Porn Version Of “Parks & Rec” Actually Looks Pretty Funny

A few “Parks & Recreation” episodes back, Leslie helped save the local (Jason Schwartz-run) art house video store, but it had unintended consequences. To make money, the store was transformed…

Julie Gerstein | May 1, 2013 - 9:20 am

It’s Like The World Created This Video Of Ron Swanson Dancing To Daft Punk Just For Me

Oh hello there. Did you just catch me listening/watching this never-ending loop of Ron Swanson from “Parks & Rec” dancing to a new track from Daft Punk at the Snakehole?

Julie Gerstein | March 7, 2013 - 9:20 am

Rashida Jones & Amy Poehler Prove They Are Awesome, Once Again

Rashida Jones and Amy Poehler star on “Parks & Recreation” together and they’re also friends in real life. This past weekend, the gals went out with Rashida’s sisters and mom to…

Julie Gerstein | March 5, 2013 - 10:20 am

That “Downton Abbey”/”Parks And Rec” Mash-Up You’ve Been Waiting For

Guys, I know I push “Parks and Rec” on you all the time, but it’s really because I feel like it’s one of the few awesomely quirky weirdo shows out…

Julie Gerstein | December 27, 2012 - 12:20 pm

Whatever Happened To Li’l Sebastian (R.I.P.)?

We’re still not quite over the death of Pawnee, Indiana’s littlest hero, Li’l Sebastian, the mini-horse and town mascot. Thankfully, someone’s trying to get to the bottom of his death,…

Julie Gerstein | December 3, 2012 - 1:40 pm

OMG Mike Ehrmantraut Is On “Parks And Recreation”!

Have you been going through “Breaking Bad”/Mike Ehrmantraut withdrawal? Good thing actor Jonathan Banks, who played Walter White’s crusty foil on “BB,” did a guest spot on “Parks And Recreation” last…

Julie Gerstein | November 9, 2012 - 2:20 pm

Leslie Knope Finally Meets Her Celeb Crush, Joe Biden

“It was a real honor that in my sitcom debut I got to meet someone like Leslie Knope, who believes so deeply in public service. She’s an example for men…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | November 8, 2012 - 4:20 pm

Ron Swanson Wants You To Be Bacon Safe

Be tough, be smart, don’t forget to lovingly groom your moustache — and save all the bacon you possibly can. That’s what “Parks and Recreation”‘s Ron Swanson recommends, especially considering…

Julie Gerstein | October 12, 2012 - 2:40 pm

The Lady Stars Of “Parks And Recreation” Are Looking Pretty Fabulous

Who knew that April Ludgate, Leslie Knope, and Ann Perkins were so damn stylish? The “Parks and Recreation” trifecta cleaned up ever-so-nicely for an event hosted by Glamour, and I…

Rachel Krause | October 9, 2012 - 1:40 pm

Amy Poehler Reveals Adam Scott’s Pants Problem

“There’s a lot of things people don’t know about Adam. He loves taking off his pants. Just takes them down all the time. Literally, he cannot keep his pants…

Julie Gerstein | October 4, 2012 - 11:20 am

Treat Yo Self To A Delicious Drink

I love “Parks and Recreation,” especially the very special “Treat Yo Self” episode, wherein Donna Meagle and Tom Haverford spend the entire day pampering themselves with luxuries. “Clothes. Treat yo…

Julie Gerstein | February 27, 2012 - 11:40 am

Ron Swanson In Paper Doll Form Is As Awesome As It Sounds

Illustrator Kyle Hinton creates paper dolls based on his favorite TV characters, and man does he have good taste. He’s paper-ized the cast of “Arrested Development” and “Breaking Bad” and…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 8, 2011 - 4:14 am
1 2