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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

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

Ms. Cacie Wants To Bring Progressive, Feminist Children’s Songs To The Nation’s Youth

The wheels on the bus say, “BAN ALL MEN, BAN ALL MEN, BAN ALL MEN.”

Megan Reynolds | July 16, 2015 - 4:30 pm

Here Is “Portlandia” On The Scourge Of The Male Feminist

I have been waiting for “Portlandia” to take on the scourge of male feminists, those seedy, self-assured, “sensitive” dudes who are very eager to show you just how much they…

Megan Reynolds | February 18, 2015 - 12:46 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

The Women Behind “Portlandia”‘s Real Feminist Book Store Are Livetweeting The Super Bowl

Finally, a reason to watch the Super Bowl: the women behind the feminist bookstore in Portland that inspired the one on “Portlandia” will be livetweeting the game “from a…

Jessica Wakeman | January 31, 2014 - 6:30 pm

Weekend Shut-In Worksheet: See “Salinger,” Groove To Valerie June & Eat All The Pasta

Activities are wonderful, but sometimes, it’s fine to want to shut the world out for a couple of days, and make some serious time for you. Don’t be afraid of

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 7, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Astrology 101: How To Spot Each Sign … In “Portlandia”

Whether you live in Portland or have seen a few “Portlandia” sketches, you know this city marches to the beat of its own naked bongo drummer. As two lifelong Portlanders,…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger & Katelyn Kollinzas | March 1, 2013 - 2:00 pm

“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

10 Things About Portland That Are Actually, Genuinely, Non-Ironically Weird

If you’ve seen “Portlandia,” you know that Portland is a weird city. If you live here, you know that people spend a lot of time, money, and energy to maintain…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 11, 2012 - 8:00 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

Venn Diagram: Portland Vs. Brooklyn

There’s been a heck of a lot of talk about Portland lately, what with the Fred Armisen/Carrie Brownstein show “Portlandia,” all about how the city stuck in the ’90s with…

Julie Gerstein | January 24, 2012 - 3:40 pm
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