'Parks and Recreation': It's a wonderful Knope

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The emotional, extremely romantic ending to last week's "Parks and Recreation" was going to be a tough act to follow: There's no way the show could reach those heights two weeks in a row, right?"Citizen Knope" might not have quite gotten there, but -- and this is something of a Christmas-episode miracle -- it managed to be pretty much the hilarious, touching equal of "The Trial of Leslie Knope," even as it centered on a very different story."Trial" was almost solely about the romance between Ben and Leslie, but "Parks and Rec" widened its focus this week to show the genuine love that Leslie has for her co-workers and friends, and what she gives in return. That alone would have made for a fine episode, but the fact that we also got a good deal of manic Leslie, a very emotional Ron Swanson and the return of both Jean-Ralphio and Dennis Feinstein? And a "Friday...


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