Retta at the Emmy Awards last month. (Kevin Winter/Getty Images)



“Yeah, now I gotta go find some drowning babies to save before the next family reunion.”



— “Parks and Recreation” actress Retta’s reaction to her aunt, Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, winning the Nobel Peace Prize, reports our colleague Jen Chaney.






Read more at Celebritology: “Parks and Recreation” and the Nobel Peace Prize: The secret connection, 10/8/11