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Yesterday | The Huffington Post

Amy Schumer Takes On 'The Newsroom' And NAILS It

The clip above, posted ahead of this week's episode, is complete with everything that makes Sorkin's drama both fantastic and terribly cringe-worthy.

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Related Topix: Sports Night, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Josh Charles, Last Comic Standing, Reality TV, Ian Roberts

Sun Apr 13, 2014

93.3 The Eagle

Paul F. Tompkins to Guest Host

He moved to Los Angeles in 1994 and began regularly performing at clubs like Un-Cabaret, Largo and the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater.

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Free Republic

Amid praise for Stephen Colbert, some ask: What about diversity in late night?

The choice of comedian Stephen Colbert as the replacement for David Letterman ignited a battle of words online Thursday: While little doubt exists that Mr. Colbert is as funny, clever, charming, and goofy as Mr. Letterman, some media voices loudly complained that the decision by CBS now means that network late-night television will largely remain ... (more)

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Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live, Celebrities, Tina Fey, Black Entertainment, Chris Rock

Sat Apr 12, 2014

She Knows

5 Comedians who got their start at Upright Citizens Brigade

There's a common thread between some of the funniest people in comedy today: They all were performers with the Upright Citizens Brigade.

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Related Topix: Upright Citizens Brigade, Entertainment, Television, Matt Walsh, Ian Roberts, Emmy Awards

Chico Enterprise-Record

U.S. Internet ad revenue surpasses broadcast television

This March 18, 2014 file photo shows actress Amy Poehler at Paleyfest 2014 - "Parks and Recreation," in Los Angeles.

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Related Topix: Parks and Recreation, Entertainment, Television

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Huffington Post

Rob Lowe Talks About That Infamous Pooping Scene On 'Parks and Rec' In Latest Reddit Chat

After Nick Offerman gave us not one, but two amazing Reddit sessions , his former "Parks and Recreation" co-star Rob Lowe decided to get in on the action and host his own Q&A.

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Related Topix: Parks and Recreation, Entertainment, Television, The West Wing, Drama, Celebrities, Rob Lowe, Nick Offerman, Aziz Ansari

MassLive.com

'Parks and Recreation' TV review: Bo Burnham is a jerk and...

The first flu season in Pawnee gave us arguably the funniest six seconds in "Parks and Recreation" history .

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Related Topix: Parks and Recreation, Entertainment, Television, Bo Burnham, Chris Pratt, Aubrey Plaza

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Parks and Recreation Boss on Leslie's Big News and What's Next

During Thursday's episode of Parks and Recreation , flu season once again ran rampant in Pawnee.

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Related Topix: Parks and Recreation, Entertainment, Television, IGN Entertainment, Adam Scott

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Canada.com

Amy and Greg Poehler team up on comedy

Another Poehler sibling is bringing his comedy to television. Greg Poehler, whose sister Amy stars on NBC's Parks and Recreation, stars in Welcome to Sweden, debuting July 10 on the same network.

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Related Topix: Parks and Recreation, Entertainment, Television

Popsugar.com

Destiny Fulfilled: Tina and Amy Are Going to Play Sisters

In the most appropriate casting ever, Amy Poehler has secured a role alongside Tina Fey to play her sister .

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Tina Fey, Gay/Lesbian, War Horse

The Modesto Bee

Who else was worthy of 'Late Show' prize?

In this March 11, 2014 file photo, Tina Fey, a cast member in "Muppets Most Wanted," poses on the red carpet at the premiere of the film, in Los Angeles.

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Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live, Celebrities, Tina Fey, Parks and Recreation, Jamie Foxx, Black Entertainment, Louis C.K.

VH1

Music 10 BFF Power Couples

In Hollywood, having the right best friend is just as powerful as having the right agent or a trophy shelf filled with hardware from the most esteemed academies.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Tina Fey, Aubrey Plaza, Entertainment

WXII 12 Winston-Salem

Big Screen Reunion

TINA FEY AND AMY POEHLER COULD BE HEADED FOR A REUNION ...ON THE BIG SCREEN! MULTIPLE REPORTS SAY THE FRIENDS AND FORMER SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE CO-STARS WILL PLAY ROLES IN AN UPCOMING COMEDY CALLED "THE NEST."

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Tina Fey

Switched

NBC Wants You To Create The Next Big Sitcom

Have you ever watched an episode of "How I Met Your Mother" or "Parks and Recreation" and thought, "I could write that"? Well, NBC thinks so too.

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Related Topix: Parks and Recreation, Entertainment, Television, Next, Aziz Ansari

Wed Apr 09, 2014

NorthJersey.com

TV best bets: Thursday, April 10

Tom attends a wine competition hoping to find a sommelier for his restaurant. Ben asks Ron to help him with a personal matter.

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Related Topix: Parks and Recreation, Entertainment, Television, Chris Pratt, Aziz Ansari, Adam Scott, Nick Offerman

San Jose Mercury News

Tina Fey and Amy Poehler are making new film together

The Hollywood Reporter reports that the ladies, who hosted the past two Golden Globes with great success, will reunite for "The Nest," which they will coproduce with Jay Roach.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Tina Fey, The Hollywood Reporter, Business News, Entertainment

Cinema Blend News

Tina Fey And Amy Poehler Put Their Comedic Talents Into The Nest

They have been baby mamas, Weekend Updaters , Golden Globes hosts and lifelong best friends.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Tina Fey, Pitch Perfect, Home Listing, Home

The Huffington Post

Amy Schumer's 'I'm So Bad' Sketch Hilariously Takes Down Food-Shaming

If you've ever judged an important meeting by whether you ate too many complimentary doughnuts, prepare to feel very, very silly.

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Related Topix: Last Comic Standing, Comedy, Reality TV, Entertainment, Television, Parks and Recreation, The Daily Show, The View

Deadline

MIPTV: Amy Poehler & 'Broad City' Team Talk Moving From Web To TV

Yesterday, I moderated a Mip-tv panel that brought together the folks behind Comedy Central 's web-to-TV transfer Broad City .

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Related Topix: Parks and Recreation, Entertainment, Television

Hollywood Reporter

NBC Creates 'Comedy Playground' Initiative to Launch Two Series in 2015

Jason Bateman, Amy Poehler, Mindy Kaling and Seth Meyers are among the A-listers on the advisory board, which will select the two winning projects from up-and-coming comedy writers to debut on the network.

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Related Topix: Parks and Recreation, Entertainment, Television, Business News

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