Michelle Obama drops by 'Parks and Recreation'

Knope 2016?

Amy Poehler’s lovable local official came one step closer to her White House dreams after rubbing shoulders with one of her idols — first lady Michelle Obama — during the season finale of “Parks and Recreation” on Thursday night.

The season six closer found Leslie Knope (Poehler) in San Francisco for a national parks conference, where she came face to face with FLOTUS for a brief professional pep talk.

The first lady encouraged a starstruck Leslie to take a job in Chicago. “We need passionate people like you on our national parks.”

Tongue-tied and nervous, Leslie could only nod quickly.

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