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This ‘Portlandia’ sketch gives voice to the true victimized minority in America: white men

In the sketch, Fred and Carrie are dressed as two men’s rights dudes riding bikes (Fred plays a guy named “Drew”) and saying that everyone’s talking about feminism, and black…

Lane Moore | October 7, 2016 - 7:05 pm

Fred Armisen Salutes David Bowie Tribute On SNL Featuring 1979 Clip

SNL alum Fred Armisen returned to the show last night to introduce a David Bowie tribute after the legend’s death last week.

Armisen ruminated:

“When…

Katrin Higher | January 17, 2016 - 3:30 pm

Carrie Brownstein & Fred Armisen Are Our Platonic Friendship Role Models

“I do think that Fred has a very unwavering optimism that is infectious. He’s very kind, very generous, and I think more than anything, Fred says ‘yes’ … And…

Claire Hannum | March 14, 2014 - 11:40 am

“Portlandia” Is Back And More Yoga-Tastic Than Ever

Namaste, bitches! The third season of “Portlandia” is back, and they’ve released the first clip! In it, Carrie and Fred play yoga students on a major, uh, journey. The new…

Julie Gerstein | November 9, 2012 - 9:20 am

Elisabeth Moss Doesn’t Have Good Things To Say About Split From Fred Armisen

“One of the greatest things I heard someone say about him is, ‘He’s so great at doing impersonations. But the greatest impersonation he does is that of a normal person.’

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 8, 2012 - 10:20 am

The Dream Of The 1890s Is Alive In Portland

The new season of “Portlandia” is just as funny as the first — if not more. In season one, Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein noted that Portland is just a

Julie Gerstein | February 7, 2012 - 3:20 pm

How Carrie Brownstein Chooses Which Hipsters To Mock On “Portlandia”

“I guess that [the things “Portlandia” makes fun of] are ridiculous, but at the same time they’re things that I embrace — it’s a set of behaviors and an ideology…

Jessica Wakeman | January 4, 2012 - 3:45 pm

“Portlandia” Is Back With An Early Look At An Episode From Season 2!

Super awesome news, kids! “Portlandia” returns to IFC for its second season this Friday, but if that sounds like too long to wait for your favorite hipster satire, no worries!

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 3, 2012 - 9:40 am

Sinead O’Connor’s Marriage Ends After 18 Days, Plus 12 Other Super-Short Celeb Marriages

Sinead, say it isn’t so! Sinead O’Connor announced on her website that she and her new husband, Barry Herridge, are splitting 18 days after they married in Las Vegas. Sinead…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 27, 2011 - 10:00 am

Portlandia: “Come To My Zombie DJ Night, Guys!”

The new season of “Portlandia” starts up in January, but we’ve got a sneak peek, with this hilarious clip about a dystopian not-too-distant-future where everybody is a DJ. Sounds just…

Julie Gerstein | December 15, 2011 - 11:20 am

12 Super-Short Hollywood Marriages

Well, the love story of Kim Kardashian and, uh, that one guy whose name we barely bothered to remember, has come to a conclusion. Kardashian is filing for divorce, allegedly…

The Frisky | October 31, 2011 - 4:00 pm
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