Tag Archives: Parks and Recreation

The 63rd Emmy Awards: Sweeps, Surprises, and Should-Have-Beens

This year’s Emmy Awards had its share of shoe-ins, surprises, and let-downs.  The Emmy judges picked their favorites early on, and a certain show swept their category almost completely, with multiple actors, writers, and directors from the same show vying … Continue reading

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Aziz Ansari: Parks & Rec’s Most Stylish Comic Deserves 30 Minutes or More of Fame

Lately it seems impossible to go anywhere without seeing Aziz Ansari’s face. He plays Tom Haverford, everyone’s favorite well-dressed government worker-slash-club promoter on NBC’s Parks and Recreation, and now he’s landed his first major feature film role starring in 30 … Continue reading

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Ben Schwartz: The Comic’s Addiction to Comedy Leads to Success

If Ben Schwartz isn’t on your radar, he will be shortly. The comedian seems to have everything going for him. He’s good-looking, charming, and, oh yeah, he’s pretty damn hilarious too! The funny man, best known as Aziz Ansari’s douche … Continue reading

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Why “Parks and Recreation” is the Best Comedy on TV

What at first looked to be a lame copycat of NBC’s hit comedy, “The Office,” back in 2009 has now become one of the most endearing and enduring comedies on television right now.

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Comedies may take over NBC’s Thursday nights

NBC used to boast their Thursday night programming of comedies as “Must See TV” and “Comedy Night Done Right.” But in recent years, the audience has declined. Laughter makes people happy, so will more comedies attract more viewers?

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