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  1. Amy Poehler pays tribute to 'Parks and Recreation' producer ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | TheCelebrityCafe

    While being honored at an event on Thursday night, Parks and Recreation star Amy Poehler paid tribute to executive producer and comedy writer Harris Wittels, calling him a friend. "Today, I lost a friend," the former Saturday Night Live star said at Variety 's unite4humanity event, which took place just hours after Wittels died.

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  2. Galentine's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | MyHighPlains.com

    Actress Amy Poehler's character on "Park and Rec" created Galentine's Day for women. A day to celebrate friendship and girl power.

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  3. Female cast of stand-up comics to star in "Galentine's Day"Read the original story

    Feb 13, 2015 | The Times-Delphic

    ... experience with actual comedy acts," Hillring said. "I look at really famous female comedians like Tina Fey or Amy Poehler that everybody knows and I think those women are hilarious. But they're also really famous. Everybody knows them. These women ...

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  4. Candles, cupid, and craftsRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2015 | The Yale Herald

    ... "Galentine's Day" is an alternative holiday dedicated to celebrating your gal pals, created by Leslie Knope, Amy Poehler's charac- ter on Parks and Recreation). Owner and vintage-hunter Melissa Gonzales, who was tidying The Haven Collective's snack ...

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  5. Watch: The women of 'SNL' comedy skits we'll never forgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | USA Today

    ... when women dominate the late-night show. Watch the video to see the standout female comics (from Gilda Radner to Amy Poehler) in the sketches we will never forget. Saturday Night Live is celebrating 40 years of laughs. USA TODAY's TV critic Robert ...

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  6. 5 Ways to Celebrate 'Galentines Day' Like Lelise KnopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Time

    ... Rescue Committee , to fund a year of a girl's education (only $58 bucks.) 4) Binge watch Broad City (another Amy Poehler project) and take a shot every time Abbi or Ilana choose radical acceptance over judgement or competition. Take two shots when ...

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  7. Galentine's Day: How do you celebrate with your gals?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | NOLA.com

    The world was first introduced to Galentine's Day by Amy Poehler's character, Leslie Knope on NBC's "Parks and Recreation." Galentine's Day is every February 13 and is a day for women to celebrate their female friendships.

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  8. NBC/Getty Images TelevisionPerfection has never been the legacy of - SNL'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Boston.com

    ... enjoys its 40th season, and preps for a three-hour, star-studded celebration on Sunday night with Eddie Murphy, Amy Poehler, Tina Fey, and the real Sarah Palin, let's be honest. Today "Saturday Night Live" is basically what it always has been: a ...

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  9. Celebrate Your Gal Pals on 'Galentine's Day,' Leslie Knope-StyleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | KQED

    As NBC's Parks and Recreation enters its final season, we must prepare ourselves to say goodbye to Amy Poehler 's lovable character, Leslie Knope : an overachieving government ingenue-slash-powerhouse known for her optimism and attention to detail. And what better way to honor councilwoman Knope than to celebrate Galentine's Day this year? "What's Galentine's Day?" Knope asks in Season 2, Episode 16, "It's only the best time of the year! Every February 13th, my lady friends and I leave our husbands and our boyfriends at home and we just come and kick it, breakfast-style: ladies celebrating ladies.

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  10. Galentine's Day hits Vancouver's Downtown EastsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | CBC News

    ... place on Feb. 13 and is all about "ladies celebrating ladies," says lead character Leslie Knope , portrayed by Amy Poehler. Inspired by the mock holiday, two UBC students are starting a new initiative to pamper and celebrate the women of the ...

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  11. Live from New York: 40 years later, why Saturday Night Live still matters - especially to meRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    Tina Fey and Amy Poehler were the Weekend Update co-anchors on "Saturday Night Live" from 2004-2006. Tina Fey and Amy Poehler were the Weekend Update co-anchors on "Saturday Night Live" from 2004-2006.

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  12. 20 Galentine's Day Gifts for Your BFFs, Mom, Mentors, and Other Special Ladies in Your LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | InStyle

    Coined by Leslie Knope, played by Amy Poehler on Parks and Rec, Galentine's Day is the annual day to celebrate the special ladies in our lives. "Feb. 14, Valentine's Day, is about romance," Poehler-as-Knope explains.

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  13. A Galentine's Day Tribute to Leslie Knope, In 5 Classic GIFsRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2015 | Wired

    ... Parks is still on the air - we (we being WIRED) want to take a moment to celebrate Leslie Knope. For years now Amy Poehler's character has been championing special lady friends, and in this week's episode she even took on men's rights activists ...

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  14. The Second City Comedy Troupe Returns To Canton's Village TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... stars have hit the road with The Second City Touring Company, whose alumni include Tina Fey, Stephen Colbert, Amy Poehler, Steve Carell, Bill Murray, Keegan Michael Key and most recently, current "Saturday Night Live" stars Cecily Strong, Tim ...

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  15. Galentine's Day Guide: How to celebrate like Leslie Knope wouldRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Daily Texan

    ... Knope altered the commercialized and often depressing for certain singles stigma associated with mid-February. Amy Poehler's iconic character declared Feb. 13 "Galentine's Day," a holiday commemorating all the women in her life. Since its inception, ...

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  16. Director goes from 'Mad Men' to sad menRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    ... childhood home. The farmhouse is occupied by his dad's widow, Angela (Ramsey), a barefoot 25-year-old hippie. Amy Poehler is too gifted a comedic actor not to yield funny moments, but Ben's controlling married sister Terry is a role she's played ...

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  17. Who should replace Jon Stewart on 'The Daily Show'? Forget the obvious picksRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Cape Cod Times

    ... weekly feature?) If you're looking for a deadpan style that throws guests off kilter, Aubrey Plaza is your gal. Amy Poehler? We'd watch her host anything. Retta is already an incendiary live-tweeter and general media buff whose comedy chops could ...

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  18. Hilarity ensues when men are asked banal fashion questions on the red carpetRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... asked "do you do that to the men too?" about the camera panning very close up and down her body. And Amy Poehler, successful comedian, star of the show Parks and Recreation and co-host of the last two Golden Globes started a social media campaign at ...

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  19. Photo: In this Sept. 13, 2008 photo, Tina Fey portrays AlRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2015 | The Las Vegas Sun

    In this Sept. 13, 2008 photo, Tina Fey portrays Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, left, and Amy Poehler as Sen. Hillary Clinton during a skit on "Saturday Night Live," in New York.

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  20. Saturday Night Live presidential impersonationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | USA Today

    ... Weekend Update Thursday" special. You betcha! Tina Fey spoofed vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin while Amy Poehler played Hillary Clinton during the 'A Nonpartisan Message From Sarah Palin & Hillary Clinton' skit Sept. 13, 2008. Fey portrays ...

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