It’s been a sad couple of weeks for Parks and Recreation recently. Last week, we said an unexpected and heartbreaking goodbye to one of the show’s producers, comedian Harris Wittels. This week, the farewells continued; the show that he spent so much time around ended, and the comedy community continued to mourn his passing. In fact, the show’s final episode ended with a montage to remember Wittels by. Also particularly powerful was Aziz Ansari’s tribute to Wittels, who was a very close friend. Outside Wittels memorials, the Parks cast stopped by Late Night with Seth Meyers, a guy who once spent a lot of time with star Amy Poehler, to sing “Bye, Bye Li’l Sebastian” one last time. There was lots of making out involved.
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