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Nick Offerman 'Wasn't Surprised' Dan Harmon Got Fired

Posted 07.03.2012 | TV

Nick Offerman, "Parks and Recreation's" Ron Swanson, wasn't surprised Dan Harmon was fired from "Community," he told GQ. "It was crazy, but not su...

Nick Offerman On The Strangest Thing He's Done As Ron Swanson

Posted 06.16.2012 | TV

Ron Swanson's mustache has become a TV legend in just four seasons of "Parks and Recreation." In "Ron and Tammys," an early Season 4 episode of the se...

Actual Shark Tank: The Absolute Worst Spin-Offs We Could Possibly Think of | Posted 08.15.2012 | Comedy

We've come up with a list of the worst possible spin-offs of currently airing TV shows. And, yes, they're all considerably more watchable than The Choice. In most of these shows, at least the terrible people die at the end.

Joseph Erbentraut

'Parks And Rec' Star Wants You To Grow A Mustache -- Ladies Included | Joseph Erbentraut | Posted 06.12.2012 | Chicago

Contrary to his "Parks and Recreation" character Ron Swanson's trademark no-nonsense stance toward digging in deep and talking about his feelings, it ...

10 Things With 'Parks and Recreation' Writer, Aisha Muharrar

Abe Schwartz | Posted 07.25.2012 | Entertainment
Abe Schwartz

One of my favorite shows is Parks and Recreation. I recently had the chance to sit down, drink iced tea and talk with staff writer, Aisha Muharrar, who is both insanely talented and a much more patient iced tea drinker than me.

Chris Harnick

'Parks & Rec' Cast Wants Some Lovin' In Season 5 | Chris Harnick | Posted 05.21.2012 | TV

"Parks and Recreation" has secured a Season 5 and Leslie Knope has gotten her city council seat, so what's next? Lots of loving, if the stars get thei...

WATCH: Ron Swanson Would Give Up Deep-Dish For The Cubs

Posted 05.17.2012 | Chicago

Comedians Nick Offerman and Craig Robinson, best known for their roles of Ron Swanson ("Parks and Recreation") and Darryl Philbin ("The Office") respe...

Nick Offerman Is So Nick Offerman Here

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 05.11.2012 | Comedy

Funny Or Die is releasing the second issue of their iPad-only humor magazine "The Occasional" on Monday, and fans of "Parks and Recreation" should be ...

EXCLUSIVE: Inside Ron Swanson's Fabled Wood Shop

The Huffington Post | Maureen Ryan | Posted 04.13.2012 | TV

Looking for a Ron Swanson bobblehead doll? All you need is a "man saw" and a whole lot of moxie. In the exclusive video above, Nick Offerman, who ...

Is Ron Swanson Based On This Legendary 'Simpsons' Writer?

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 04.13.2012 | Comedy

UPDATE: The below rumor was put to rest by "Parks and Recreation" showrunner Michael Schur, who posted on Twitter that "Swanson has no real-life refer...

Maureen Ryan

Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Ron Swanson | Maureen Ryan | Posted 03.10.2012 | TV

"Parks and Recreation" is going on a break after this week, but before it exits the NBC schedule for a month (returning April 19), it's offering up so...

'Parks & Rec' Goes Bowling

Posted 03.27.2012 | TV

It was a field trip of sorts on this week's episode of "Parks & Recreation" (Thu., 8:30 p.m. EST on NBC). After a single person in a focus group said ...

The Top 10 TV Comedies of 2011 | Posted 02.28.2012 | Comedy

2011-12-29-Screenshot20111229at9.09.48AM.pngWe really like this list and the shows on it. It took some arguing. Only some of us are friends now. But here's 10-6 of our Top 10 Comedies of 2011.

The 11 Greatest Pieces Of Ron Swanson Fan Art | Posted 12.09.2011 | Comedy

He's Ron F--king Swanson. And these glorious pieces only begin to do the man justice. (We tried to find the artist behind each creation, but if they c...

WATCH: Ron Swanson Sans Mustache?!

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 11.30.2011 | Comedy

Fans of "Parks & Recreation" waited a long time to find out who would play Tammy 1, Ron Swanson's frightening ex-wife, and to see what kind of damage ...

Patricia Clarkson's Frightening Tammy Debuts

Posted 11.23.2011 | Entertainment

After three seasons of fleeting mention, a summer of buildup and a triumphant news break announcing her identity, what was another twenty or so minute...

Clarkson Vs. Pell: The Hellcat Vs. The Ice Queen

Posted 11.01.2011 | Entertainment

Fans of "Parks and Recreation" have long delighted in the antics of Ron Swanson's ex-wife Tammy, the fiery temptress of a librarian who traps Ron with...

'Parks & Rec' Star Ron Swanson Looking For His Mother

Posted 10.07.2011 | Entertainment

Though it may come as a surprise to those under the reasonable impression that Ron Swanson is a kind of lumberjack god, as old as the universe itself ...

Ron Swanson Dishes On Psycho Ex-Wife

Posted 10.03.2011 | Celebrity

It's not Oprah, but Nick Offerman is pretty pumped about his new, first psycho ex-wife. While Offerman tried, with the help of the Huffington Post...

Screen Legend Goes Psycho On 'Parks & Recreation'

Posted 09.27.2011 | Entertainment

There is only one person in this world who strikes fear into the heart of Tammy 2: Tammy 1. And now we know her identity. TV Line reports that Patr...

Will Oprah Join 'Parks & Recreation'? Tammy Two Details Teased

Posted 09.11.2011 | Entertainment

When Nick Offerman revealed to The Huffington Post who he wanted to join his show, "Parks and Recreation," as his character Ron Swanson's crazy ex-wif...

WATCH: Ron Swanson vs. Food

Posted 09.07.2011 | Comedy

If you're a fan of "Parks & Recreation" (and, duh, you should be) you undoubtedly know about Ron Swanson's love affair with food. Specifically, meat. ...

Jordan Zakarin

He's Ron F*cking Swanson. | Jordan Zakarin | Posted 08.08.2011 | Entertainment

Now an icon of comedic subtlety, it is perhaps appropriate that the legend that is Ron Swanson was born of motionless hilarity. It was in the second e...

Jordan Zakarin

'Parks & Rec' Star Campaigns For Oprah To Join The Show | Jordan Zakarin | Posted 08.07.2011 | Entertainment

Ron Swanson is a man of great mystery: from his secret, jazz-playing alias Duke Silver to just how he eats all that red meat without dying, there's mu...

WATCH: How To Make A Ron Swanson Turkey Burger

Posted 07.31.2011 | Comedy

Nick Offerman couldn't have known how much of an Internet celebrity his "Parks & Recreation" character Ron Swanson would become. Aside from his being ...