The Women of Pawnee Ruled Parks & Recreation 'Til the Very End

Leslie Knope left our televisions forever last night. She rode figuratively into the sunset with Parks & Recreation, ending its seven season run, and a little bit of us went with her—the exact parts of us that utilized and relished our lives watching religiously for the past six years. Those years are gone and I can… » 2/25/15 5:10pm 2/25/15 5:10pm

Madeleine Albright Loved Her Waffle Date With Leslie Knope

In its final season, Parks & Recreation is really going for it—taking its humor and political heart as far as they both can stretch. Last night's double-header was one for the ages: in the first episode, "Mrs. Ludgate-Dwyer Goes to Washington," Leslie and April travel to DC to get some support for Leslie's… » 2/11/15 3:06pm 2/11/15 3:06pm

Harvard's Hasty Pudding Names Chris Pratt Man of the Year

Chris Pratt was named the Hasty Pudding 2015 Man of the Year, making him the second Parks and Recreation star this year to be honored by the historic comedy group. » 1/15/15 10:10am 1/15/15 10:10am

Garbagehead Doo-Doo Face: The Evolution of Parks & Rec's Leslie Knope

Within the first five minutes of "2017," the premiere of the seventh and final season of NBC's Parks and Recreation, Leslie Knope (Amy Poehler) has already called someone a, "stupid garbagehead doo-doo face." Hyperbole is Knope's bellwether; the gesture is a marked indicator that the writers of Parks and Rec fully… » 1/14/15 12:44pm 1/14/15 12:44pm

Jessica Chastain Explains Her Bill Cosby Golden Globes Reaction Face

Not that it really needed extrapolation, but on Jimmy Kimmel Live! Tuesday night, Jessica Chastain briefly explained what she was thinking in the now-infamous shot of the audience at the Golden Globes reacting to Amy Poehler and Tina Fey's Bill Cosby joke. » 1/14/15 11:45am 1/14/15 11:45am

A Short But Glorious Look at Tina Fey and Amy Poehler’s New Film

Magical spirit stick sisters Amy Poehler and Tina Fey are back in their first movie together since Baby Mama and judging from this way-too-short look at it, it's probably going to be hilarious. » 1/12/15 11:15am 1/12/15 11:15am

Tina Fey & Amy Poehler Burn the Fuck Outta Bill Cosby at Golden Globes

Here's Amy Poehler and Tina Fey opening the Golden Globes mean girl bestie-style with a series of sick burns on the rich, famous, and drunk. » 1/11/15 9:00pm 1/11/15 9:00pm

Amy Poehler Has Been Crowned Hasty Pudding's Woman of the Year

Amy Poehler—MY QUEEN—is starting 2015 with a bang. Following in the footsteps of Helen Mirren (her peer in both talent and grace), the comedian has been named Hasty Pudding's Woman of the Year. » 1/06/15 7:45pm 1/06/15 7:45pm

Parks & Rec Is Ending... But Paul Rudd's Bobby Newport Is Back! 

It's painful to think about the end of Parks & Recreation, one of television's funniest shows, which will commence its final season on January 13. Set in 2017, the seventh season will give us a glimpse of our heroes deep into the future, and fortunately for us, those heroes will no doubt be stymied and/or foiled by… » 12/30/14 12:50pm 12/30/14 12:50pm

New Peek at Pixar's Inside Out Captures the Tween Hell That Is Dinner

Get excited: Here's a brand new trailer for Inside Out, the Pixar movie coming in June. Featuring Amy Poehler, Bill Hader and Mindy Kaling, it's set inside the mind of an 11-year-old girl as she makes the rocky transition to tweenhood. Can't bawl my eyes out in the middle of a movie theater full of children, just like » 12/11/14 6:50pm 12/11/14 6:50pm

Here Are Your 2015 Golden Globe Nominations

The Golden Globe nominations were announced on Thursday morning, and a black woman has broken into the boys club of white males for Best Movie Director—Ava Duvernay for her Martin Luther King, Jr. biopic, Selma. » 12/11/14 10:50am 12/11/14 10:50am

Amy Poehler Gets Inspired by Writing Topless

Amy Poehler just released Yes Please, her first memoir, and as such, she's getting a lot of questions about her creative process. "I find that writing topless relaxed me," she explained on yesterday's Ellen. The muse works in mysterious ways. » 12/09/14 1:00pm 12/09/14 1:00pm

​Tina Fey and Amy Poehler Announce Their Golden Globes Dress Designers

It's that time of the year again, when Tina Fey and Amy Poehler come together to save the award show industry for just a little while longer. In this clip promoting their upcoming gig hosting the Golden Globes in January, they share the totally real, definitely not made up designers they will be wearing. » 11/28/14 4:30pm 11/28/14 4:30pm

​Lena Dunham and Amy Poehler Are Almost Tied in Book Sales

There's been tons of publicity around Lena Dunham's and Amy Poehler's new books, so it's no surprise that sales wise, the lady memoirs race is pretty even. » 11/13/14 12:10pm 11/13/14 12:10pm

The Best Questions and Answers From Amy Poehler's Delightful AMAA

If you have two ears, a heart and a penchant for smart, funny women who kick ass, take names and mix a whole lot of metaphors, you've probably already heard that Amy Poehler did a Reddit AMAA (YOLO, but with limits, you know?) and rocked that town like she was the 1989 earthquake. (I can say that because I lived… » 10/30/14 11:10am 10/30/14 11:10am

Amy Poehler and Patrick Stewart Team Up for Plastic Surgery Haikus

Amy Poehler is currently making the rounds on behalf of her newly released book, Yes Please, dispensing all manner of delightful anecdotes. And now her publisher has released a few clips from the audio version, including Patrick Stewart reading haikus about plastic surgery. » 10/28/14 11:15am 10/28/14 11:15am

Acclaimed Barrister Amal Alamuddin Changes Last Name to Clooney

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Amy Poehler Is Joy and Mindy Kaling Is Disgust in New Pixar Movie

Here's the first teaser trailer for Inside Out, the new Pixar movie about the personified emotions living inside a little girl. » 10/03/14 3:20pm 10/03/14 3:20pm