Tom Haverford’s Food Slang

In honor of Galentine’s Day, here’s one of my favorite Parks and Recreation moments, courtesy of Tom Haverford (Aziz Ansari).


It’s so amazing that it’s inspired its own website, Tom Haverfoods! Refresh for constant laughter!

And if it seems out of place for me to celebrate a (fictional) dude on Galentine’s Day, think again: as Tom’s apartment shows, he’s clearly a gal at heart.

(Photo courtesy of Tom Haverfoods)


Adam Scott (Parks and Recreation, Part 2)

I love Adam Scott. There was a time when I was simultaneously mainlining old seasons of Parks and Recreation and the sadly-departed Party Down, and I realized that if I didn’t slow down, I would start having dreams about that adorable little hedgehog (™ Pajiba)*.

But since Parks and Recreation premieres tomorrow, and with it, one of the best and most functional relationships on TV (Leslie + Ben = Nerd Love 4Eva!), I couldn’t help but indulge my obsession a bit with this little morsel of hilarity.

Ice Ice Baby, an official exegesis, as brought to you by the bewildered and sarcastic Mr. Scott:
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Parks and Recreation

It took me a while to cotton onto Parks and Recreation, even though I am an avid watcher of pretty much everything else on NBC Thursdays.  It seemed too low-key, too boring.  But I kept hearing how funny and heartfelt it was, and so I gave it a try by marathoning the first two seasons on Netflix last summer…  and guys? Pretty sure it’s my favorite comedy on the air now (just edging Community and The League). Season 4 is back on Sept 20 (13 days!), but till then, a few tidbits to tide fellow P&R lovers over: Continue reading