'Parks And Recreation' renewal may not be for the best

News broke this week that NBC would be renewing "Parks And Recreation" for a seventh season. It's a piece of news that's somewhat surprising to the Boob Tube Dude: "Parks" has never been high in the ratings, and it's been perpetually on the chopping block. That has meant that Mike Schur and company have written what amounted to series finales at least three times during the course of the show's run, only to have to start all over again once it was picked up for more episodes. This is a good problem for a show to have, but it has also pushed the program's stories along to the point where there really aren't that many left to tell. In particular, last week's episode suggested that fewer, not more, episodes in the future might actually be the best thing for the entity as a whole.To be clear: This isn't about advocating for the job loss of...



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