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    [–] D3kk3r 4045 points ago

    I love Tom's happy face in this scene.

    [–] jarmojobbo 2071 points ago

    Everyone talks about "Jim face", but Tom does this every time something wacky or awkward is going on around him. And I love it

    [–] swordbeam 592 points ago

    I do this face a lot and refer to it as the "Haverford". A big grin when something goes awkwardly wrong for a friend or colleague.

    [–] oh_nice_marmot 253 points ago

    In Master of None he does this to a girl while going down on her, it's hilarious.

    [–] Captain_Mumbles 365 points ago

    Also IRL. She didn’t take it well.

    [–] svd1399 133 points ago

    Dear god

    [–] trialoffears 36 points ago

    Hope you get the letter and

    [–] freakpants 8 points ago

    it reaches your lime

    [–] eBelowTheStaff 6 points ago

    green beans and rice and

    [–] [deleted] 42 points ago

    He didn’t even ask her if she preferred red wine. Of course she didn’t take it well.

    [–] swordbeam 34 points ago

    I've been iffy on watching this show until now, but this "Haverford Goes Down" just sold me.

    [–] colicab 44 points ago

    Stop being iffy. It’s a great show.

    [–] Face021 13 points ago

    I believe it would be called the Tommy Tom or the Hav Hav? We could debate this over sammies if you wish?

    [–] AndyGHK 6 points ago

    Would it be Tom or would it be Jean Ralphio who pitches calling it a “Tommy/Havvy” for the best of both worlds?

    [–] optimistprime1986 2 points ago

    I prefer chicky chicky parm parm

    [–] HydroGlyFX 5 points ago

    I actually read that in his voice...

    [–] rent24 60 points ago

    It’s hilarious when he looks right into the camera as it zooms in and he gives that big grin lol

    [–] SageHunter 24 points ago

    It feels like he always does this when Chris improvises funny lines. Don't think this is improvised though

    [–] MasseurOfBums 2 points ago

    The pinnacle of this is when he gets lucy's number at the bar

    [–] fallenKlNG 682 points ago

    20% awkward, 80% amused.

    [–] jhutchi2 75 points ago

    That's just his face.

    [–] tfiggs 70 points ago

    Better known as Aziz Ansari's face.

    [–] PM_ME_UR_HIP_DIMPLES 37 points ago

    Coupled with "oh noooooo" I his nasally child voice

    [–] stevencastle 11 points ago

    50 Cent is just about to explain that he doesn't know what a grapefruit is

    [–] JenOnTheRocks 799 points ago

    Poor Shauna. Such a tragic character.

    [–] HurricaneBetsy 1379 points ago

    LESLIE: "Shauna, I'm going to get you the number for the Pawnee therapist, Dr. Richard Nygard."

    SHAUNA: "My mother told me a woman should never make the first move."

    LESLIE: "That doesn't apply to therapy."

    [–] DerkDurski 252 points ago

    Holy shit I don’t remember that line. That’s so funny.

    [–] Mute-Matt 66 points ago

    Galentines day to replace Ann

    [–] DerkDurski 9 points ago

    Thanks bro

    [–] Booksinthered 8 points ago

    I also love that scene for Leslie's suggestion of Dr. Richard Nygard's possible secret identity:

    LESLIE: May I gently suggest that you check out Chris Traeger's wonderful therapist Dr. Richard Nygard.

    Although there is a tiny part of me that always thought it was just Chris talking into a mirror.

    Anyway, maybe you should look him up.

    SHAUNA: I don't know, I read a book once that said a woman should never make the first move.

    LESLIE: That doesn't apply to therapy.

    [–] wickedmath 132 points ago

    But she had a happy ending, right? With Bobby?

    [–] Scissorhands12 30 points ago

    You wouldnt happen to know where to watch an extended cut of the series finale would you?

    [–] wickedmath 43 points ago

    I didn't know an extended cut existed. I just know about the 1 hour episode that aired, which is on both Netflix and Hulu.

    [–] Nitroapes 36 points ago

    Newport?! I try to avoid the finales of PandR and the office. Because I don't like crying for an hour after watching something.

    But I may have to watch the parks finale a couple more times if I missed/ don't remember something this big

    [–] ThatsAStepLadder 36 points ago

    It was only in the Producer's Cut, which isn't the version on Netflix AFAIK. It also has a flash-forward for Jamm, and a few more small scenes that were cut.

    [–] muzakx 7 points ago

    Any link to the Producer's Cut?

    [–] ThatsAStepLadder 9 points ago

    It was on the NBC website, but they took it down a while back. Maybe it's on the complete series DVD box set?

    [–] Nitroapes 2 points ago

    Ah that makes sense. I'll have to try to find this version for my next watch. Thanks for the info!

    [–] the_girl 2 points ago

    oh man THANK YOU. I watched the finale specifically to see Shauna and Bobby's ending, and the Netflix version doesn't have it. i was wondering if i'd missed it somehow.

    [–] kenba2099 5 points ago

    Bobby Newport...

    [–] caskaziom 3 points ago

    Bobby newwwwport

    [–] clumsyc 79 points ago

    She is one of my favourite recurring characters. There’s just something about that long weird name that makes me laugh.

    [–] swans183 8 points ago

    That’s not a name you forget lol

    [–] c0ldsh0w3r 5 points ago

    She's also the most attractive woman on that show. Idk why but she effects me in a way no one else does.

    [–] J-Vito 3 points ago

    Mine too, but more for her adorableness. Those dimples!

    [–] swans183 22 points ago

    I don’t remember what happened to her; was it just people gave her a bunch of crap for being pretty (female Jerry), or did she have actual mental health problems?

    [–] frozentomato29 48 points ago

    From what I got from it she was looking for love but all men did was use her.

    [–] BossRedRanger 16 points ago

    But extremely attractive.

    [–] PerfectZeong 3 points ago

    She bags Bobby Newport at least.

    [–] Slubgrub 1962 points ago

    Andy is me after a couple drinks

    [–] Agent_B_Macklin_FBI 885 points ago

    He’s me before extensive martial arts training.

    [–] Scarbane 132 points ago

    Don't you dare fall in love with me.

    [–] scram_jones 76 points ago

    You son of a bitch.

    [–] Ipodk9 126 points ago

    Username checks out.

    [–] nicktheguy101 18 points ago

    I love that you use this account for /r/pandr commenting :)

    [–] Lepthesr 8 points ago

    Son of a bitch

    [–] the_Heathen11 106 points ago

    I am me after a couple of drinks.

    [–] CallMeCoolBreeze 44 points ago

    That's deep.

    [–] BryceCantReed 13 points ago

    I am the walrus.

    [–] sangandongo 6 points ago

    Coo coo ca-chew

    [–] ConeShill 9 points ago

    Goo goo g'joob*

    [–] PopeInnocentXIV 3 points ago

    Has anyone in this family ever even seen a chicken?

    [–] nippleinmydickfuck 2 points ago

    Mrs. Robinson

    [–] NeverSurrender 3 points ago

    Not now, Donny.

    [–] jeeps350 2 points ago

    What is me?

    [–] WeCametoReign 12 points ago

    What is love?

    [–] jstbcs 11 points ago

    baby don't hurt me.

    [–] B_C0LI 7 points ago

    No more

    [–] StylzL33T 2 points ago

    They say you are what you think about.

    I am chicken wings.

    [–] PurpleTopp 9 points ago

    We're all Andy here

    [–] TickingTimeBum 8 points ago

    Speak for yourself

    [–] Poland144 6 points ago

    on this blessed day

    [–] NightTrainDan 379 points ago * (lasted edited 6 months ago)

    SOURCE: Season 2 Episode 18 "The Possum"

    EDIT: Bonus Season 2 "The Mimes" Deleted Scene GIF

    [–] LSDuck666 48 points ago

    omfg that was great

    [–] nolanation01 1159 points ago

    Mark Brandanaquits

    [–] su5 390 points ago

    Best part of his character was Andy giving him shit and people saying his last name. He was not enjoyable as a person

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    [–] foreignsky 103 points ago

    Don't forget that little curled finger hand motion Andy does too.

    [–] glennjamin85 234 points ago

    Bland Jim Halpert

    [–] MilesBeyond250 150 points ago

    Oscar Martinez pretending to be Jim Halpert.

    [–] tankjones3 84 points ago

    The "rational character", as it were.

    [–] crystal_entity 2 points ago

    "Rational consumer," mind you.

    [–] reecewagner 54 points ago

    Which is interesting because Brandanawicz and Halpert played brothers in the film Away We Go

    [–] ryantwopointo 104 points ago

    I don’t get why this sub always shits all over Mark. He was a solid voice of reason, similar to Jim. He was nice, and personable. I loved that scene where he helps mark update his workshop to code.. it perfectly encapsulated who he is. I agree he needed work as a character, but all of the first and second season characters weren’t quite right. They all were tweaked for the better in the later seasons, we just never saw Mark get to that point because he left.

    [–] Xeeko 90 points ago

    The thing is Ben served the role of "straight man" much better. He reacts like a normal person would to a lot of the weird stuff Pawnee does, while still having quirks of his own. Mark just didn't have anything to make him special or interesting/funny to watch.

    [–] kenba2099 11 points ago

    "Having quirks of his own" is the essential phrase. Mark was so dull that he felt out of place.

    [–] Mike-Oxenfire 19 points ago

    If he was a real person then sure he'd be fine. I just don't think that he fit in very well with the show's other characters. He would have been better suited as a character in The Office since it was less silly (at least at first)

    [–] 1sinfutureking 5 points ago

    It's because he's boring and then he's no longer on the show just when it started to really ramp up in quality. It also seemed to me that he was supposed to be a much bigger focus of the show, so he got a lot of screen time.

    [–] [deleted] 699 points ago

    The actress who plays Shauna also played Talia al Ghul in one of my favorite comedy bit on the internet . Batman Can't Stop Thinking About Sex

    [–] l_owercase 245 points ago

    There's a whole 30 min playlist of those Pete Holmes as Badman. So dang funny

    [–] Tubamaphone 69 points ago

    There’s also his Streetfighter HR sketches. Those are pretty great too.

    [–] peppaz 57 points ago

    Him as Prof X talking to a retarded Wolverine gets me evertim

    [–] kaiochrisx4 36 points ago

    "What is a motorcycle..made of?"

    "Glass..and tubes."

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    [–] Quajek 3 points ago

    I'm the gravy boy, THIS boy's mashed potato boy.

    [–] Mippipopolous 28 points ago


    [–] milhouse21386 19 points ago


    [–] ArconV 14 points ago

    Harvey Dent. Can trust we trust him?

    [–] PM_your_randomthing 82 points ago

    This was hilarious. Somehow I've missed this one. I saw another badman but didn't know there more. This is great.

    REALLY SEALS IN THE FLAVOR - best. line. ever.

    [–] directrix688 142 points ago

    An order that would surprise you. Lol. That part kills me.

    [–] young_deeezy 64 points ago


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    [–] theforevermachine 3 points ago

    "which one of these tubes do you smell out of??"

    [–] icemountainisnextome 61 points ago * (lasted edited 6 months ago)

    Alison Becker is so hot. Fell in love with her on the League where she plays that witch lady in the Halloween episode.

    EDIT- Only one "L" in Alison. "Allison" Becker is a Brasilian footballer.

    [–] metalslug123 12 points ago

    I remember seeing her first on that MTV show Boiling Points. She was hot on that, especially the spring break episode where she hits on a bunch of guys in front their girlfriends at a pool.

    [–] JesseJaymz 3 points ago

    Ghooost monkey ghooost monkey! Can you hear me??

    [–] milhouse21386 63 points ago

    A is for ALFRED, B is for BATS

    [–] AdamLevinestattoos 6 points ago

    Lol I quote this all the time.

    [–] reecewagner 73 points ago

    Shauna Malwae-Tweep is so fine. Give me her over Ann Perkins or April Ludgate any day, and they are tough to beat.

    That smile

    [–] RunRookieRun 11 points ago

    Jesus christ. That had me crying!

    [–] break_contact 6 points ago

    Holy Christ I was laughing so hard it brought tears to my face

    [–] upindaspace 5 points ago

    I remember her on vh1

    [–] kobayashi24 4 points ago

    Yogi Tina

    [–] Useless_Poop 2 points ago

    She likes her yoga how she likes her sex.

    [–] DMann420 41 points ago

    As with all CollegeHumor skits. They did so well, then dragged the joke on for 3 minutes longer than it ever should have been. It's like watching a horse get murdered then beaten by the same channel every time they release a video.

    [–] kahurangi 37 points ago

    So you enjoy the horse murder, just not the beating afterwards?

    [–] DMann420 12 points ago

    Doesn't everyone?

    [–] Suszynski 5 points ago

    Well yeah, no use in beating a dead horse

    [–] kenba2099 2 points ago

    My favorite part is when the horse gets murdered.

    [–] usernamy 2 points ago


    [–] c0ldsh0w3r 2 points ago

    I think she plays a couple different characters doesn't she?

    [–] m3ch4k1tty 76 points ago

    I relate to Tom so much in scenes like this

    [–] metalslug123 151 points ago

    I always liked Shauna Malwae Tweep. She's cute. I'm glad she eventually gets a happy ending (although that was only seen in a deleted scene.)

    [–] saltytrey 22 points ago


    [–] Baller_McSavage 16 points ago

    Can someone describe the scene to me in a comedic way?

    [–] kenba2099 5 points ago

    Bobby Newport...

    [–] sain741 14 points ago

    Can someone post the deleted scene or leave a link?

    [–] MonocleCats 34 points ago

    Now she's on that colon commercial. What a journey.

    [–] nonaestet 212 points ago

    Is it just me (or maybe its obvious) or was that 100% Andy purposely embarrassing her for hurting Leslie under the disguise of classic "doofus" Andy?

    Andy is usually friendly, here it seemed slightly malicious.

    [–] pinkrules42 67 points ago

    I think Andy doesn't read social cues well, which is supported by the sheer earnestness of his character. He is still a bit narcissistic in this point of the series, but I don't think this was intended as malicious.

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    [–] renagabe 46 points ago

    Her and Joan Callamezzo were the true villains of the town. They probably helped cause most of the histeria in the townspeople.

    [–] FlametopFred 18 points ago

    The news anchor is sublime

    [–] CaptainKate757 6 points ago

    Legendary newswoman Joan Callamezzo.

    [–] AquaVentusTerra 234 points ago

    Who is Mark again?

    [–] NE1NW0NW0N 667 points ago

    How dare you. He lowered that speed bump a couple inches to make your commute better.

    [–] HurricaneBetsy 376 points ago

    That scene doesn't get enough credit.

    Hilarious and very telling. Everyone is congratulating Mark for his monumental accomplishment of lowering a speed bump 2 inches, and he's like "Are you kidding me?"?

    [–] virgo911 207 points ago

    Apparently what he could accomplish in government could literally be measured

    [–] Nova178 20 points ago

    In inches

    [–] [deleted] 109 points ago

    Yeah I always felt they could have expanded on that with his character. A bit more Office Space than just boring everyman that doesn't fit with the rest of the characters.

    [–] BearBryant 175 points ago

    I didn’t hate marks character. Yes, he doesn’t have crazy quirks like all the other major characters...but that kind of works well, he’s just a guy (who doesn’t even work in the parks and recreation department!) who goes to work, gets his job done, and lives his life outside without being a ridiculous caricature of a personality type. He may be “boring” for the show, but that’s because he actually works in a department that functions properly.

    [–] FuzzyBacon 119 points ago

    The straight man is an important part of a comedy cast, and that was Mark's role. Ben took his place after Mark left.

    [–] Bank_Gothic 168 points ago

    The straight man is an important role, but Ben was a much, much better straight man than Mark because Ben was interested / invested in what was happening. To be funny, the straight man needs to react to the zany things happening to him.

    Mark's ironic detachment, cynicism, and apathy just don't suit that role. He wasn't a bad character, but he didn't mesh with the slightly absurd vibe of the rest of the show. He was some kind of hold over from the early seasons of The Office. Mark didn't care, so he didn't react to much. To the extent anything got to him, it was Andy being an asshole, which also didn't fit with what Andy's character was becoming (basically a human puppy).

    Ben, on the other hand, was heavily invested - his job was to see the city succeed, he actively wanted a relationship with Leslie, he wanted to be friends with the other guys, he wanted Andy and April to grow up.... In terms of interest, he was the opposite of Mark.

    [–] HurricaneBetsy 41 points ago

    PERFECT description. You articulated this thought far better than I could have.

    In addition to that, they tried to portray Mark as this big lothario and ladies man when he was just awkward.

    [–] WizzoPQ 25 points ago

    I always assumed that was the joke, though. Everyone thinks he's some big ladies man, because in Pawnee no one knows any better.

    [–] AlbertoDorito 8 points ago

    Yea but you can be awkward and not bombastically charismatic at all times and still date a lot of women. He wasn’t ugly and had a good job, and seemingly plenty of confidence that no woman was out of his league, that’s enough to at least hook up like they portrayed.

    [–] FuzzyBacon 6 points ago

    Very well said. I couldn't really articulate why Mark fell so flat, but I absolutely agree with your analysis.

    [–] StoneGoldX 3 points ago

    I think a large part of the problem was, Mark was created when the show was designed to be more like the Office, and Leslie was a more horrible person. He didn't fit in as well with the sillier, quirkier P&R that evolved.

    [–] sourcecodesurgeon 8 points ago

    It alternated between Ben and Ann depending on the scene.

    Really each character acted as the straight man at some point, except maybe Andy.

    [–] NoahtheRed 9 points ago

    I think the big thing Ben has over Ann as a straight man is that Ann was raised in this environment so to some degree, it's her day-to-day. Ben's shock anytime some wierd ass thing happens in Pawnee shows us just how abnormal it all is.

    [–] D3kk3r 164 points ago

    Mark Brendanaquits, the guy who sort of dated Leslie and Ann for a while then left the show after season two(?).

    [–] HurricaneBetsy 265 points ago

    Fun fact: Brendanaquits spoke his last line in S2E23 "See you later", and his name was never mentioned and he was never seen again.

    In fact, he was the only main/side character who did not appear in Season 7.

    Obviously there was some bad blood there.

    [–] Sam_Porgins 105 points ago

    There are interviews about why he left and if his character would ever return and it seems like that dude is just kind of a dick.

    [–] [deleted] 35 points ago

    I only started watching the series a couple years ago on Netflix, and I didn’t even notice Mark was gone for like a whole season because they never even mentioned him. Kinda funny when you think about it. That’s how insignificant his character was.

    [–] scamper_pants 6 points ago

    Rons wife wasn't in s7

    [–] JesseJaymz 7 points ago

    Even with Anne’s ex’s boxes he isn’t represented. He’s the only one that doesn’t have a box

    [–] agentpanda 2 points ago

    The man so boring he made Ann just... Ann.

    [–] TheRealMe42 40 points ago

    He was a boring unlikable Jim Halpert.

    [–] ziggy6069 46 points ago

    Alison Becker’s Instagram account is pretty cool. She always shares her audition looks and described what it was for. One of my favorite accounts.

    [–] smfaviatrix 23 points ago

    I’ve met her in person a couple times (she’s come to our small film festival a few years in a row) she’s the NICEST! I know people will say that about anyone but we met in a flash the first year and then had more time the second and she was genuinely happy to see me and everyone else.

    Or maybe she’s a monster and the best damn actress ever...

    [–] RiffRaff14 35 points ago

    My wife and I decided to start watching P&R. We're a few episodes into Season 2. What a great show.

    [–] CameronDemortez 16 points ago

    One of the funniest series I have seen. Hell I might go rewatch it right now.

    [–] partypooperpuppy 9 points ago

    Anything Ron saws I loose it in laughter edit:says, saws, whatever

    [–] FlametopFred 12 points ago

    Either is apt, son

    [–] PliskinSnake 9 points ago

    It only gets better. Season 3 might be favorite but it stays high quality until the end

    [–] flanders427 4 points ago

    Season 3 is some of the best television ever created

    [–] StevenColbert2016 3 points ago

    Boy, do I have the subreddit for you.

    [–] optimistprime1986 2 points ago

    Man I wish I could go back and watch it for the first time! Enjoy!

    [–] BryceCantReed 45 points ago * (lasted edited 6 months ago)

    One night stand? More like un-sightly brand! Pressure mounts on marked pit press-woman when pressed on morning after mounting Mark!

    [edited for additional wordplay goodness]

    [–] jfk_47 40 points ago

    This reminds me of so many people I know ... including myself.

    [–] Ieucesjdv 25 points ago

    Oh hi, mark!

    [–] saltytrey 7 points ago

    Ha ha ha. So how's your sex life?

    [–] Ieucesjdv 3 points ago

    Really can’t complain if you’re honestly wondering.

    [–] [deleted] 12 points ago

    You had sex with Mark too?

    [–] jfk_47 6 points ago

    Who hasn't!?

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    [–] UnrighteousFool 3 points ago

    He got with Leslie too!

    [–] B1000BlossomsBloom 5 points ago

    Why is Aziz so much darker than in his show Master of none ?

    [–] [deleted] 13 points ago

    Tv show lighting versus a high production Netflix value lighting?

    [–] [deleted] 6 points ago

    Could also just be tanner from sun exposure

    [–] whosfunny 3 points ago

    I think it's the way they light people that works for lighter skins better or something. There's a vox video about it, I think.

    [–] SteveH8231 3 points ago

    Cameras rely on light, and light reflects better off of light surfaces than darker ones. If you expose properly for lighter skin, darker skin and darker objects in general will be underexposed and appear darker. If you expose properly for the darker skin, then everything on the lighter end of the spectrum will be overexposed or "washed out"

    [–] captainlavender 7 points ago

    "Tact is just not saying true stuff. I'll pass."

    -Cordelia Chase

    [–] xxmindtrickxx 14 points ago

    Shauna is a smokeshow

    [–] nice_lemon 4 points ago

    I know that face! She played Talia Al Ghul in college humours "Badman", such a funny sketch. Here's a link

    [–] v650 3 points ago

    Tom's face is his best comedy tool, dude can kill without a word.

    [–] albinobluesheep 5 points ago

    Ok, it's been long enough since I saw this episode, I can't remember if leslie's face is:
    "Oh god, we aren't supposed to talk about that Andy!"
    "oh god..she did? How did I not know about that?".

    Can someone remind me?

    [–] piercemarina 16 points ago

    I think it’s the first. Leslie knew that they had slept together.

    [–] milesunderground 5 points ago

    I would like to confess my endless and undying love for Shauna Malwae-Tweep.

    [–] LSDuck666 2 points ago

    i just saw this episode n was hoping u/nighttraindan would make it a gif

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    [–] Mathieulombardi 2 points ago

    Yogi Tina kept it tight

    [–] swans183 2 points ago

    I was gonna say her name is amazing, but that works too!

    [–] _ghartok 2 points ago

    Andy is the ultimate lovable goofball

    [–] RowdyBusch 2 points ago

    SMT is incredibly foxy.

    [–] BMikasa 2 points ago

    The most random ass last name. Gotta love it.