Newswire: Amy Poehler was Hillary Clinton’s stand-in on Broad City

It’s not every day that TV star, producer, and all-around entertainment powerhouse Amy Poehler is asked to work as a stand-in. But it’s also not every day that a former First Lady and current candidate for president stops by a show about pothead slackers, friendship, and bizarro adult babies. So when Hillary Clinton appeared on the third season of Comedy Central’s Broad City earlier this year, Poehler apparently stepped up to save the candidate from having to stand around all day while Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer filmed reaction shots.

That’s per a New York Times interview with Jacobson, who noted that the executive producer didn’t use her well-honed Clinton impression while acting as a stand-in. She also said the Broad City staff didn’t really expect Clinton to do the show: “We wrote the episode a year before it came out. Hillary was the …

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