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'Parks and Recreation': Debate prep

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Tomorrow is D-Day. As in Debate Day. Leslie Knope (Amy Poehler) will match “wits” with the clueless, overprivileged manchild that is Bobby Newport (Paul Rudd) in a televised showdown that will surely help to determine the outcome of this important City Council race.

As you can see in the following sneak-peek clip from Thursday’s episode of Parks and Recreation (NBC, 9 p.m. ET) — which was written and directed by Poehler — Leslie’s campaign manager with benefits Ben (Adam Scott) is eager to erase the eight-point lead in the polls that Bobby holds over Leslie. Chris and Ann, man the spin zone! Tom, look unhappy about it! April and Andy, get ready to host a party for distinguished donors! And Ron, make their stomachs sing!

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