"Parks and Recreation" star Nick Offerman stopped by "The Daily Show" Monday (Oct. 28) to talk about his new book, "Paddle Your Own Canoe," which host Jon Stewart says peddles "Hollywood values" like "hard work" and "loving your wife." Heh.
"It's rife with flannel shirts," cracks Offerman and he adds, when Stewart calls him a Renaissance man, "I'm a Midwesterner, we call it. Sadly, these days, if you know the difference between a Phillips screwdriver and a standard head, you're a Renaissance man."
Offerman says of the canoe he's sitting in on the cover of the book, "That's my first canoe, I built that in a shop in Red Hook, Brooklyn. We were living in town, my wife was doing a Broadway show and [laughs] I was bored, so I built my first canoe."
Stewart also asks him to tell the story of how he realized the difficulty of working as an »
Similar News Items"Parks and Recreation" (2009)
- Vimeo Pushes Further into Original Programming (From Indiewire. 8 October 2015, 10:50 AM, PDT)
- The man behind the new Muppets says he wants to honour the original show (From Digital Spy - TV news. 8 October 2015, 4:45 AM, PDT)
- Exclusive: James Badge Dale and Ben Schwartz talk The Walk! (From JoBlo. 7 October 2015, 8:27 PM, PDT)
"The Daily Show with Trevor Noah" (1996)
- Trevor Noah Hammers Rupert Murdoch And Ben Carson On ‘The Daily Show’ (From Deadline TV. 9 October 2015, 8:25 AM, PDT)
- Trevor Noah Addresses Apple Backlash With ‘Steve Jobs’ Screenwriter Aaron Sorkin (From The Wrap. 6 October 2015, 11:01 PM, PDT)
- The Televerse #214- Fear The Walking Dead Season 1 with Ricky D (From SoundOnSight. 6 October 2015, 10:23 PM, PDT)
Jon Stewart (I)
- Brad Grey Re-Ups at Paramount to 2020 (Exclusive) (From Variety - Film News. 9 October 2015, 10:12 AM, PDT)
- Giveaway – Win WWE SummerSlam 2015 (From Flickeringmyth. 9 October 2015, 2:00 AM, PDT)
- Trevor Noah First Week Hosting ‘The Daily Show’: 1.02M Viewers (From Deadline TV. 8 October 2015, 2:48 PM, PDT)