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  1. Kids invited to 'Take Me Fishing' eventRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Mt. Airy News

    ... of the Women's League of Mount Airy, which is hosting the gathering in conjunction with Mount Airy Parks and Recreation and the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission. The latter organization will be supplying the poles, bait and small tackle boxes. ...

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  2. An Ode To Leslie Knope: The Working Woman's Working WomanRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Refinery 29

    ... pushes me out of my comfort zone. I never thought I'd find that person in a network sitcom. And, yet, Parks and Recreation - and more specifically the main character, Leslie Knope - has shown me the light. I didn't love Leslie Knope from the start. ...

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  3. 'Poking a Dead Frog' cracks the comedy codeRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... coined "yada yada yada" and "double dip" for "Seinfeld"; Will Ferrell partner-in-crime Adam McKay; and "Parks and Recreation" writer Megan Amram, whose career began in Twitter, where she "started writing with the single goal to make myself a better ...

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  4. Toronto Film Festival: Aubrey Plaza & Hal Hartley aim for 'Ned Rifle'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Los Angeles Times

    ... grown into the same type of motion picture actor as them." But it's Plaza, co-star of television's "Parks and Recreation" and an in-demand indie it-girl, who really gives the new film not only an added boost of current name value, but also brings an ...

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  5. 'Guardians of the Galaxy' pass $300 million in both foreign and domestic marketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Examiner.com

    ... Director Gunn wrote and directed the Marvel Studios movie and worked with actors Chris Pratt from "Parks and Recreation", "Star Trek's" Zoe Saldana, Vin Diesel as the voice of Groot, Dave Bautista as Drax the Destroyer, and Bradley Cooper as the ...

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  6. 10 new TV shows to watch this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | OnMilwaukee

    ... first season (but yet, you still never know). What is it about? From executive producer Rashida Jones ("Parks and Recreation"), the romantic comedy "A to Z" follows the relationship between Andrew (Ben Feldman, "Mad Men") and Zelda (Cristin Milioti, ...

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  7. 12 Popular Indian Origin Television Stars -- Do You Know all of Them?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | India.com

    ... Nadu, India. He is a comedian and actor, most famously known for his role as Tom Haverford on NBC's "Parks and Recreation." KAL PENN was born in New Jersey, to an Indian couple. Both his parents are Gujarati immigrants from India. He is best known ...

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  8. Review: 'Poking a Dead Frog' cracks the comedy codeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | St. Petersburg Times

    ... coined "yada yada yada" and "double dip" for Seinfeld ; Will Ferrell partner in crime Adam McKay; and Parks and Recreation writer Megan Amram, whose career began in Twitter, where she "started writing with the single goal to make myself a better ...

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  9. Web to Watch: 5 Best videos of the weekRead the original story

    Friday | USA Today

    ... actor Nick Offerman, you don't need one. "My iPhone 2 is plugging along just fine," says the Parks and Recreation star. Offerman offers wholly unqualified advice in a new Web exclusive segment from The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon . Dear Jessica, ...

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  10. Aziz AnsariRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Dallas Observer

    ... the fans who are bound to pack the place. He found his massive fame as Tom Haverford on the NBC sitcom "Parks and Recreation" and earned all sorts of accolades for his TV and stand-up work from The Onion's AV Club, TV Guide, Entertainment Weekly and ...

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  11. Five characters worthy of their own spinoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Virginian-Pilot

    One of this season's most eagerly awaited new TV shows takes the Dark Knight out of the city and offers viewers a chance to learn about the gritty underbelly that created him. "Gotham," which debuts on Fox on Sept.

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  12. 'Saturday Night Live': Michael Che in, Cecily Strong out for 'Weekend Update'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... placing at number eight on the same list. In addition to his film work, Pratt stars on the NBC comedy "Parks and Recreation," which is set to debut the first episode of its seventh and final season midseason, according to E! "We have several of our ...

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  13. Chris Pratt Shares His First Headshot Before He Was FamousRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... r the better for Pratt since then, as he is the star of the most succesful movie of the year and plays "Parks and Recreation" favorite Andy Dwyer on the NBC comedy.

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  14. Parks and Rec's "Cones of Dunshire" Game Going RetailRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | The Escapist

    The insanely convoluted Cones of Dunshire game from NBC's Parks and Recreation will land on store shelves, courtesy of Mayfair Games. It's not so unusual to see fictional board games from TV shows become real; the fan-made Cyvasse board from Game of Thrones is a great example .

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  15. 'Parks & Rec' Fans, Rejoice: How Cones of Dunshire Became a Real GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Entrepreneur Magazine

    In a case of life imitating art, Mayfair Games has created a real-life version of Cones of Dunshire, a fictional board game invented by Adam Scott's character on NBC's comedy Parks and Recreation . A mammoth version of the game -- that is, a version that's played on the floor because it's too large to fit on a table -- debuted in August at this year's GenCon in Indianapolis.

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  16. The return of 'U Talkin' U2 to Me?' is the best part of the new U2 albumRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | The Washington Post

    ... podcast, "U Talkin' U2 to Me?" Launched in February, "U Talkin' U2 to Me?" comes from Adam Scott ("Parks and Recreation") and Scott Aukerman ("Comedy Bang! Bang!"), who've joined forces to discuss their favorite band. The idea was to cover the group ...

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  17. Chris Pratt To Host Saturday Night Live Season PremiereRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | ContactMusic.com

    There is just no stopping Chris Pratt . Funny, attractive, and the kind of guy everyone wants as a best friend, he's gone from supporting cast member in 'Parks and Recreation' to global superstar thanks to Guardians of the Galaxy , and it seems there's no end in sight to Pratt's word domination.

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  18. Wild & Scenic Film Festival: Raising awareness and volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Monterey County Herald

    ... said Mike Splain, executive director of the Ventana Wilderness Alliance. The screenings - emceed by "Parks and Recreation" television star and Monterey Bay native Adam Scott - were chosen from the selection of shorts shown at the "Wild & Scenic Film ...

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  19. Chris Pratt hosting a Saturday Night Livea The a Guardians of the...Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Media Life Magazine

    NBC has named "Guardians of the Galaxy" and "Parks and Recreation" actor Chris Pratt host of the season premiere of "Saturday Night Live," which airs on Sept. 27. Ariana Grande will serve as musical guest.

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  20. The one guy who predicted U2's surprise album stunt: Parks & Recreation's Adam ScottRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | ChartAttack

    But there's only one review that matters to us: the one by Scott Aukerman and Adam Scott. While you're on iTunes grabbing your U2 album, click over to the Podcasts tab and look up U Talkin' U2 To Me .

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