I’ve known for a while now that Donna Meagle is somewhat familiar with the Pacific Ocean — after all, she told us back in Season 5 that she owns a condo in Seattle (because she likes “the rain and the fish markets”). But I had no idea the Pawnee Parks and Recreation Department employee knows it well enough to predict its future.
This past Monday, the International Court of Justice ruled that Japan must end it “scientific” whaling program:
Or, if you prefer a more measured take:
Also on Monday, I watched the most recent episode of Parks and Recreation (that I’ve watched) and was delighted to see that Donna had accurately predicted the outcome of the case:
*OK, so yes, Japan carried out its “scientific” hunts in the Antarctic — but Japan itself is in the Pacific, and I’m certain those whaling ships don’t travel south over land.