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Bernie Sanders Unwittingly ‘Put A Bird On It’ During Portland Speech

IFC’s hit sketch show Portlandia came alive at a Bernie Sanders rally in Portland, Oregon on Friday evening.

The crowd went ape-shit when a cute little bird landed…

Katrin Higher | March 26, 2016 - 9:30 am

Watch: This Dog Mourns His Favorite Ball That Got Frozen In A Kiddy Pool

Marriages fall apart, love is a lie, and dating is enough to make you fling yourself off a roof.

But nothing is so heartbreaking as when you lose…

Katrin Higher | February 13, 2016 - 12:30 pm

Watch: Why Over-The-Counter Birth Control Pills Are So Exciting!

Birth control pills have now been approved to be sold over-the-counter (without a prescription) in both Oregon and California and this is seriously important news for women.

Comedian…

Katrin Higher | January 10, 2016 - 1:30 pm

Occupy Wall Street Protestor Cecily McMillan Sentenced To 90 Days In Prison

Occupy Wall Street protestor Cecily McMillan has been sentenced to three months in prison for elbowing a police officer in the face after he allegedly grabbed one of her…

Jessica Wakeman | May 19, 2014 - 6:30 pm

Oregon’s Gay Marriage Ban Is Triumphantly And Poetically Struck Down

“Where will this all lead? I know that many suggest we are going down a slippery slope that will have no moral boundaries. To those who truly harbor such fears,…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 19, 2014 - 5:50 pm

Frisky City Guide: 10 Things To Do In Portland, Oregon

Judging from the excitement surrounding the third season of “Portlandia” and all the emails in my inbox from readers who want to know more about visiting the city, Portland is…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | January 9, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Today’s Lady News: Oregon Jail Says “No Bail, No Abortion”

A jail in Oregon won’t let a 23-year-old pregnant woman have an abortion unless she posts 1/10th of her $65,000 bail. You see, her abortion is not an “emergency.”

Jessica Wakeman | July 5, 2011 - 6:40 pm

The Frisky Guidebook: The City Of Roses

You’ll be struck by the greenery—Forest Park is the largest wilderness park within city limits in the United States, and Washington Park’s rose garden is worth a visit—and the friendly…

Molly Niendorf | November 6, 2008 - 4:30 pm

Hoo-Ha, That Was Funny!

Sex and sketch comedy go together like penis and vagina. And the good people at Planned Parenthood of Portland, Oregon get both apparently. While the health videos we watched in…

Simcha | April 28, 2008 - 7:00 pm

Strippers & Salsa, The Perfect Combination?

Like S&M, but have moral issues with the rough treatment of animals? Well, there’s finally a sexy place you can go with no leather or any other animal bi-products: the…

Simcha | February 20, 2008 - 8:00 pm