Parks and Recreation “Campaign Shake-Up” Review

After the dismal episode of Parks and Recreation last week, I was pleased that "Campaign Shake-Up" really played to the strengths of the NBC comedy. Parks and Rec was spot on and full of humor, wit, and even some drama!

Introducing Jennifer Barkley (Kathryn Hahn) as the manager for Bobby Newport (played by Paul Rudd), opponent extraordinaire! With this addition of a great stand-in villain like character the story line of Leslie’s campaign run (which had lacked a lot in the previous episode) was brought back to life. The "anti-Leslie", Barkley is completely unapologetic, incredibly smart, and clearly puts her opponent back into the underdog position. Which, let’s face it, this is why we love Leslie to begin with. Read More... 


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