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NBC renews 'Parks and Recreation" but cancels...

Amy Poehler plays Leslie Knope on NBC's

Amy Poehler plays Leslie Knope on NBC's "Parks and Recreation" Credit: AP

Knope wins! "Parks and Recreation" is coming back next season: NBC just handed the Amy Poehler vehicle another season, and it was expected. (Really, how could you cancel "Parks & Rec?") But when the network gods open a window, they close a door. Cancellation notices have gone out to "Whitney" and "1600 Penn."

 Also axed: "Guys with Kids" and "Up all Night." The former is a bit of a surprise if only because it was fronted by Jimmy Fallon; the latter had high hopes and has gone through a number of revises, but...

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