10 Things We Discovered From Amy Poehler’s Brand Brand Brand Brand New Memoir

10 Things We Discovered From Amy Poehler’s Brand Brand Brand Brand New Memoir

Intercourse! Drugs! Legislation & Purchase! Today yes Please by Amy Poehler hits shelves

By Michelle Higgins

Amy Poehler outside David Letterman (picture by Henry Lamb/Photowire/BEImages)

Have actually you grabbed your copy of Yes Please yet? The much-anticipated memoir from Golden Globe – winning actress and funnywoman Amy Poehler is going now (HarperCollins Canada, $33). We consumed it like Leslie Knope would a full bowl of waffles; listed here are 10 things we learned all about certainly one of our favourite comedians. (BTW, Toronto: she’s bringing her guide trip to Indigo on Bay & Bloor this where she’ll be interviewed by Orphan Black’s Tatiana Maslany! thursday)

1. She always knew she will be on SNL.

For a college visit to NYC, Poehler’s class that is ninth-grade the SNL studio tour in the Rockefeller Centre, where she squeezed her nose contrary to the cup and viewed the cast rehearse. “I believed that someday in the foreseeable future, i might be onstage that is rehearsing Saturday Night Live while a bunch of sophomore girls will be waving if you ask me,” she says. “All of these using cooler clothes than my classmates and I also wore that time.”

2. She’s got knowledge that is carnal of Crazy Ira plus the Douche.

The Parks and Recreation actress has dated both Matt Besser and Nick Kroll, a.k.a. Crazy Ira while the Douche: Pawnee’s “most hilarious drive-time radio guys” (free mammogram, anybody?). She’s held it’s place in a relationship with Kroll, and she sought out with Besser in the’90s that are early after using an improv course he taught in Chicago. (więcej…)