History Characters / ParksAndRecreation

26th Apr '16 12:21:59 PM KizunaTallis
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** ItRunsInTheFamily: Later on, once she was retooled more into a HypercompetantSidekick it's clear Leslie's inherited Marlene's savvy and intelligence.

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** ItRunsInTheFamily: Later on, once she was retooled more into a HypercompetantSidekick HypercompetentSidekick it's clear Leslie's inherited Marlene's savvy and intelligence.



* BlondesAreEvil: It's because of her that Ron exclusively dated brunettes after leaving her.



* TheStoic

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* TheStoicTheStoic: Very cold and emotionless. As a result, April comes to admire her.



* LethallyStupid: When Leslie order Brett to pretend to kill every bird in Pawnee for the avian flue crisis simulation, Brett doesn't get the "pretend" part, and keeps asking Leslie how she wants the birds killed.

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* LethallyStupid: When Leslie order ordered Brett to pretend to kill every bird in Pawnee for the avian flue crisis simulation, Brett doesn't get the "pretend" part, and keeps asking Leslie how she wants the birds killed.



* CloudCuckoolander: Entirely lost her mind [[spoiler:over the TimeSkip]]. Highlights include calling all her ex-boyfriends while sitting on a washing machine on-air, having her audience fight over a car, and believing she's in [[Franchise/{{Batman}} Gotham City]] in the middle of a speech.

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* CloudCuckoolander: Entirely lost her mind [[spoiler:over [[spoiler:during the TimeSkip]].TimeSkip between Seasons 6 and 7]]. Highlights include calling all her ex-boyfriends while sitting on a washing machine on-air, having her audience fight over a car, and believing she's in [[Franchise/{{Batman}} Gotham City]] in the middle of a speech.
25th Apr '16 7:19:03 PM hakulives
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* NeverMyFault: To quote her directly, "I have done nothing wrong, ever, in my life."
10th Apr '16 3:00:04 PM Rungles
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** He does, however, actually come to like the Scottish Highlands after [[spoiler:Leslie sends him there to visit the Lagavulin distillery. He later ''buys'' the distillery (or a share in it, anyway).]].

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** He does, however, actually come to like the Scottish Highlands Inner Hebrides of Scotland after [[spoiler:Leslie sends him there to visit the Lagavulin distillery. He later ''buys'' the distillery (or a share in it, anyway).]].
9th Apr '16 11:41:49 AM KizunaTallis
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* InformedAttribute: His good-heartedness. He has shown lots of selfish and unethical behaviour throughout the series, with very small improvement, and his efforts to fix the damage always seem a bit petty.

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* InformedAttribute: His good-heartedness. He has shown lots of selfish and unethical behaviour behavior throughout the series, with very small little improvement, and his efforts to fix the damage always seem a bit petty.self-serving. He does get better when his CharacterDevelopment kicks in.



* MyGreatestFailure: Bankrupting his hometown of Partridge when he was 18. It's why he's so cynical in present day, as he still carries a lot of guilt and shame over it and admits to Leslie that he works as a state auditor to make up for his past mistakes. Although Leslie eventually helps him move on, Season 5 establishes the Partridge citizens aren't so forgiving and the media brings it up to drag his name through the mud on several occasions.

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* MyGreatestFailure: Bankrupting his hometown of Partridge when he was 18. It's why he's so cynical in the present day, as he still carries a lot of guilt and shame over it and admits to Leslie that he works as a state auditor to make up for his past mistakes. Although Leslie eventually helps him move on, Season 5 establishes the Partridge citizens aren't so forgiving and the media brings it up to drag his name through the mud on several occasions.



* OfficialCouple: With [[spoiler:Leslie]].
* OldShame: InUniverse: Bankrupting his hometown during his stint as teen mayor when he built an expensive winter sports center. When Crazy Ira and the Douche bring it up in "Media Blitz", it absolutely ruins his composure.

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* OfficialCouple: With [[spoiler:Leslie]].
Leslie.
* OldShame: InUniverse: Bankrupting his hometown during his stint as as teen mayor when he built an expensive winter sports center. When Crazy Ira and the Douche bring it up in "Media Blitz", it absolutely ruins his composure.



** He's pretty woobei-ish throughout his and Leslie's break up. She at least has her campaign for city council to distract her, while Ben genuinely doesn't have much else in his life - much like before he arrived in Pawnee - and even asks her if they can stay away from each other because it's just too painful for him.

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** He's pretty woobei-ish sympathetic throughout his and Leslie's break up. She at least has her campaign for city council to distract her, while Ben genuinely doesn't have much else in his life - much like before he arrived in Pawnee - and even asks her if they can stay away from each other because it's just too painful for him.
3rd Apr '16 11:05:18 AM Himbeergeist
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* InformedAttribute: His good-heartedness. He has shown lots of selfish and unethical behaviour throughout the series, with very small improvement, and his efforts to fix the damage always seem a bit petty.
1st Apr '16 7:48:21 PM robodirect
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!!Thomas Montgomery Haverford [-(Creator/AzizAnsari)-]

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!!Thomas Montgomery Haverford né Darwish Sabir Ismael Gani [-(Creator/AzizAnsari)-]
20th Mar '16 3:12:13 PM KizunaTallis
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* {{TheLancer}}: Both Leslie's closest ally and immediate foil following his introduction.
* MyGreatestFailure: Bankrupting his hometown of Partridge when he was 18. It's clearly why he's so cynical in present day, as he still carries a lot of guilt over it and admits to Leslie that he works as a state auditor to make up for his past mistakes. Although Leslie eventually helps him move on, Season 5 establishes the Partridge citizens aren't so forgiving and the media bring it up to drag his name through the mud on several occasions.

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* {{TheLancer}}: TheLancer: Both Leslie's closest ally and immediate foil following his introduction.
* MyGreatestFailure: Bankrupting his hometown of Partridge when he was 18. It's clearly why he's so cynical in present day, as he still carries a lot of guilt and shame over it and admits to Leslie that he works as a state auditor to make up for his past mistakes. Although Leslie eventually helps him move on, Season 5 establishes the Partridge citizens aren't so forgiving and the media bring brings it up to drag his name through the mud on several occasions.



* TheReliableOne: To almost every character as Leslie's biggest support in her career, Chris's right-hand man, Tom's go-to guy for business advice (even if Tom doesn't take it) and pretty much takes on parenting duties while living with Andy and April.

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* TheReliableOne: To almost every character as - he's Leslie's biggest support in her career, Chris's Chris' right-hand man, Tom's go-to guy for business advice (even if Tom doesn't take it) it all the time) and pretty much takes on parenting duties kicks Andy and April into high gear to become more responsible while living with Andy and April.them.



* TrueLoveIsExceptional: Chris comments that in the past Ben has exclusively dated only tall, brunettes, while the love of his life ends up being the small, blonde Leslie.

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* TrueLoveIsExceptional: Chris comments that in the past past, Ben has exclusively dated only tall, tall brunettes, while the love of his life ends up being the small, short blonde Leslie.



** He's pretty woobi-ish throughout his and Leslie's break up. She at least she has her campaign for city council to distract her, while Ben genuinely doesn't have much else in his life - much like before he arrived in Pawnee - and even asks her if they can stay away from each other because it's just too painful for him.
** He also slips into this role whenever his past as impeached mayor is brought up.

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** He's pretty woobi-ish woobei-ish throughout his and Leslie's break up. She at least she has her campaign for city council to distract her, while Ben genuinely doesn't have much else in his life - much like before he arrived in Pawnee - and even asks her if they can stay away from each other because it's just too painful for him.
** He also slips into this role whenever his past as an impeached mayor is brought up.
19th Mar '16 2:25:31 PM KizunaTallis
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City councilman, orthodontist and {{Jerkass}} extraordinaire who generally opposes everything Leslie does on principle. As of Season 6, while retaining his {{Jerkass}}ness, is also characterized as a lonely and pathetic man who desperately needs a friend.

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City councilman, orthodontist and {{Jerkass}} extraordinaire who generally opposes everything Leslie does on principle. As of Season 6, while retaining his {{Jerkass}}ness, is time goes on, it becomes clearer that he's also characterized as a lonely and pathetic man who desperately needs a friend.



* BreakTheHaughty: The final season starts off with him dating Tammy Two. Her attempts to turn him into a clone of Ron turns him into a hollow shell of a man.

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* BreakTheHaughty: The final season starts off with him While dating Tammy Two. Her attempts to turn him into a clone of Ron turns him into a hollow shell of a man.


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** However, even he squirms under Ken Hotate.
17th Mar '16 8:41:17 PM hiphiphu
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* TheReliableOne: To almost every character as Leslie's biggest support in her career, Chris's right-hand man, Tom's go-to guy for business advice (even if Tom doesn't take it) and pretty much takes on parenting duties while living with Andy and April.


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* TrueLoveIsExceptional: Chris comments that in the past Ben has exclusively dated only tall, brunettes, while the love of his life ends up being the small, blonde Leslie.


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** He's pretty woobi-ish throughout his and Leslie's break up. She at least she has her campaign for city council to distract her, while Ben genuinely doesn't have much else in his life - much like before he arrived in Pawnee - and even asks her if they can stay away from each other because it's just too painful for him.
** He also slips into this role whenever his past as impeached mayor is brought up.
17th Mar '16 8:09:47 PM hiphiphu
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* MyGreatestFailure: Bankrupting his hometown of Partridge when he was 18. It's clearly why he's so cynical in present day, as he still carries a lot of guilt over it and admits to Leslie that he works as a state auditor to make up for his past mistakes. Although Leslie eventually helps him move on, Season 5 establishes the Partridge citizens aren't so forgiving and the media bring it up to drag his name through the mud on several occasions.
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