S5 E19
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Season 5  "Article Two"  5x19

Aired 8 years ago - Apr 18, 2013

Leslie works to get rid of outdated laws from the original town charter. April and Ron receive management training from Chris. Ben finds himself in a bidding war against Ann to win a present for Leslie.

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Normally, if given a choice
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because she has more important things to do
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I am legally required
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What, no. Damn it!
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"Zoo day," first time we went to the zoo together.
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You have to buy a present for every one of these?
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You don't watch Game of Thrones?
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of many of our town's outdated and obscure laws.
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The floor is now open for public comments.
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Article Seven, Section Three allows
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I meant Article Three, Section Seven.
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the gloved Mandalorian armor gauntlet of Boba Fett
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This kind of thing made sense when we had council in a barn
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'cause that's gonna happen. After a beat, Luke says,
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You can't just change the charter willy-nilly.
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The Pawnee charter is not a "living document," Ms. Knope.
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I won them, madam, in a raffle.
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How about you and I go live in that historical house,
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When is this over?
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Stop bidding on my waffle iron.
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which she considers the beginning of our friendship.
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- We've lost the auction. - What-no.
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of, say, the warlocks of Qarth for example.
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Oh, I disagree.
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I feel like my input isn't being appreciated.
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but this is literally a battle for April's soul.
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Oh, just getting here, I see.
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Andy, Tom, you will be our referees.
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Antiperspirant? Not allowed.
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- I'd like to buy it. - You and everyone else.
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Both: Time you delivered her mail. Yeah, we get it.
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One date. But let me make one thing perfectly clear--
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I don't know how either of you guys are doing this.
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All my favorite foods have butter on 'em.
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How long is he planning on staying here?
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No one. That's why we've moved on.
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♪ eating goober peas
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And I believe you can accomplish anything.
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And he responds to them.
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- out of breakfast food. - Good lord.
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Dude, whatever it is, I'm in.
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I need these blue folders done now.
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- You do not want to know. - Oh, my God.
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Garth, I have another proposition.
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Well, I'm a member,
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out of my soap-making time.
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but we've had the benefit of almost 200 years
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in our town's most historic and cherished tradition.

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because she has more important things to do
#2
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I am legally required
#3
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What, no. Damn it!
#4
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"Zoo day," first time we went to the zoo together.
#5
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You have to buy a present for every one of these?
#6
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You don't watch Game of Thrones?
#7
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of many of our town's outdated and obscure laws.
#8
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The floor is now open for public comments.
#9
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Article Seven, Section Three allows
#10
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I meant Article Three, Section Seven.
#11
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the gloved Mandalorian armor gauntlet of Boba Fett
#12
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This kind of thing made sense when we had council in a barn
#13
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'cause that's gonna happen. After a beat, Luke says,
#14
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You can't just change the charter willy-nilly.
#15
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The Pawnee charter is not a "living document," Ms. Knope.
#16
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I won them, madam, in a raffle.
#17
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How about you and I go live in that historical house,
#18
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When is this over?
#19
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Stop bidding on my waffle iron.
#20
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which she considers the beginning of our friendship.
#21
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- We've lost the auction. - What-no.
#22
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of, say, the warlocks of Qarth for example.
#23
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Oh, I disagree.
#24
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I feel like my input isn't being appreciated.
#25
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but this is literally a battle for April's soul.
#26
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Oh, just getting here, I see.
#27
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Andy, Tom, you will be our referees.
#28
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Antiperspirant? Not allowed.
#29
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- I'd like to buy it. - You and everyone else.
#30
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Both: Time you delivered her mail. Yeah, we get it.
#31
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One date. But let me make one thing perfectly clear--
#32
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I don't know how either of you guys are doing this.
#33
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All my favorite foods have butter on 'em.
#34
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How long is he planning on staying here?
#35
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No one. That's why we've moved on.
#37
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♪ eating goober peas
#38
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And I believe you can accomplish anything.
#39
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And he responds to them.
#41
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- out of breakfast food. - Good lord.
#42
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Dude, whatever it is, I'm in.
#43
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I need these blue folders done now.
#44
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- You do not want to know. - Oh, my God.
#45
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Garth, I have another proposition.
#46
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Well, I'm a member,
#47
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out of my soap-making time.
#48
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but we've had the benefit of almost 200 years
#49
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in our town's most historic and cherished tradition.
#50