Fred Armisen Wants To Be A Sleater-Kinney Roadie, Can't Lift Anything

Portlandia stars Carrie Brownstein and Fred Armisen appeared on Conan last night to chat about the Sleater-Kinney reunion, on-set hijinks, and a tiny painting of Fred that lives in Carrie's den. » 1/13/15 3:00pm 1/13/15 3:00pm

Portlandia Preview: Watch Some Goths Plan Their Funerals

Estate planning is an adult responsibility that is generally not considered an enjoyable activity. Unless, perhaps, you're a goth with a very specific vision for your last rites, planned down to a level of detail rarely seen outside of a Pinterest board. According to Portlandia, anyway! » 10/30/14 5:30pm 10/30/14 5:30pm

Every Cat in America Will Soon Demand Her Own Catio

You thought that $200 cat tower was pretty swanky, huh? Well, don't let your cat browse the Internet without your supervision or she'll be demanding something even more elaborate: her very own catio. » 8/26/14 6:50pm 8/26/14 6:50pm

Portlandia's Hilarious NPR Tailgate Is Killing Me Softly

Do you experience anxiety upon realizing that you're almost out of Radiolab podcasts? Does every spring cleaning involve discarding at least three complimentary tote bags? Have you ever had a sex dream about Kai Ryssdal (and are you able to spell Kai Ryssdal's name without Googling it)? Then you, public radio addict,… » 1/29/14 1:00pm 1/29/14 1:00pm

Take A Hipster Pilgrimage Through Portlandia Filming Locations

Season 4 doesn’t arrive until early 2014, but the dream of Portlandia is alive in our hearts. ‘Cacao’ what you’re doing right now and enjoy this list of essential Portlandia filming locations: from the finest library for competitive hide-and-seekers, to the savage brunch lines of Fisherman’s Village, and more. » 10/08/13 9:01pm 10/08/13 9:01pm

Keep on putting a bird on it because IFC has renewed Portlandia for two more seasons. Thank god, I've really been meaning to make it back to Women & Women First to pick up a new vagina pillow. » 6/12/13 12:10pm 6/12/13 12:10pm

Portlandia's Winter Special Gives Away Free Vagina Pillows

In Portlandia's holiday special, "Winter in Portlandia", our favorite feminist bookstore openers, Candace and Toni, try to ply Candace's son, played by Bobby Moynihan, with free vagina pillows. But he's already got too many vagina pillows. Annnnd take it away, Candace and Toni! » 12/11/12 9:15pm 12/11/12 9:15pm

10 Things You May Have Missed On TV This Week

In this week's TV roundup, Downton's staff might be headed towards a big change, relationships are made and broken inside Ikea on 30 Rock, Die Antwoord freaks out David Letterman, and Portlandia gets into Battlestar. » 2/10/12 7:10pm 2/10/12 7:10pm

Giants? Patriots? Who gives a fuck— Eichner is there for Madonna. And to score coke off a…

10 Things You May Have Missed On TV This Week

In this week's TV roundup, Stephen Colbert gets a lesson in children's literature, Jim Carrey's daughter auditions for American Idol and Anderson Cooper goes crazy for Fonzie. » 1/27/12 7:00pm 1/27/12 7:00pm

Better yet, it was a two part interview! Ugh, don't we all know a Spike and Iris? Is there anything cuter than Ben Wyatt…

10 Things You May Have Missed on TV This Week

In this week's pop culture round-up, Jimmy Fallon gives Tim Tebow some Ziggy flavor, Leslie Knope's campaign for City Council is off to a rough start and The Daily Show gets a new correspondent. » 1/13/12 7:00pm 1/13/12 7:00pm

Do you want to lobsterate your meal? New Senior Political Analyst Jessica Williams doesn't even get to unpack…

Portlandia Performs Salt-N-Pepa, Officially Becomes the Best Thing to…

Sweet Brownstein! Could the duo behind Portlandia get us anymore pumped for the show's upcoming season? The answer — no doy (yep, I said "doy") — is of course they can, especially if they (joined by Mirah and Thao) close out their premiere party with every person on Earth's favorite song, "Push It" by Salt-N-Pepa.… » 1/04/12 5:30pm 1/04/12 5:30pm

10 Things You May Have Missed On TV This Week

In this week's compilation of pop culture crap: Isaiah Mustafa paints a portrait of Matt Lauer, Community channels Glee for an episode, and more kissing from those adorable adult virgins. » 12/09/11 7:00pm 12/09/11 7:00pm

Though you might have thought you'd seen it all when Shanna and Ryan's was plastered all over the internet before TLC's even…

10 Things You May Have Missed On TV This Week

In this week's compilation of pop culture crap, Rosie and Oprah take tequila shots, Wendy Williams and Tyra Banks are girlfriends, and a look at Portlandia's second season. » 10/21/11 5:00pm 10/21/11 5:00pm

I don't know what's more disturbing about this clip: that Oprah is an expert at taking tequila shots, or Rosie O'Donnell had never done it…