Parks and Recreation: Season 1, Episode 2

Canvassing (16 Apr. 2009)

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Leslie gets a town hall meeting to discuss her park idea, but she finds out that public reception is less than receptive.



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Leslie gets a town hall meeting to discuss her park idea, but she finds out that public reception is less than receptive.

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The game that Mark, Andy and April are playing when Anne and Leslie walk in on them (when they're supposed to be canvassing) is Rock Band 2, as evidenced by the song 'My own worst enemy' by Lit. See more »


Leslie Knope: Why do I want to build this park so bad? Maybe because a pit filled with garbage isn't the best that we can do in America. You know, in Russia they could pretend that pit was a park. Bring their kids down there,'Hey Vlad, uh, look at these rocks. Let's pretend their potatoes. Nikolai, do you want to swim in the dirt?' but not here. Okay? Cause we're a nation of dreamers and it is my dream to build a park that I one day visit with my White House staff on my birthday. And they say, 'President ...
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Features Rock Band (2007) See more »


My Own Worst Enemy
Performed by Chris Pratt
Written by Kevin Baldes, A. Jay Popoff, Jeremy Popoff, and Allen Schellenberger
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