• Listen to NPR’s 38-minute interview with Portlandia stars Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein

    Portlandia’s second season debuts tomorrow on IFC at 10 pm ET! And the show’s stars Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein sat down with Terry Gross, of NPR’s Fresh Air recently. It aired this morning. And you can listen to the entire thing here. You. Are. Welcome!

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    Spend 24 minutes behind the scenes at ‘Portlandia’ with Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein

    Portlandia’s second season on IFC is fast approaching, comedy nerds. In fact, we’re just eight days away from the bizarrely funny sketch show’s Jan. 6 premiere (10 pm ET)! So, to further whet your appetite for the second coming of Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein and co., please accept this 24-minute, behind-the-scenes look at the new season of Portlandia. You can thank the fine folks at IFC for putting it

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    Portlandia’s Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein are going on tour!

    In the unlikely event you’re not properly excited for the second season of IFC’s Portlandia, which goes down Jan. 6, let us submit this delicious piece of information. The show’s stars, writers and co-creators Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein are hitting the road for a string of live dates. According to the folks at IFC, the duo will be “performing live music, presenting sneak-peek clips from the show’s second season

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    Win “Portlandia,” Season 1 on Blu-ray/DVD combo!

    IFC’s cult hit Portlandia is returning for its second season on Jan. 6. But before that, the complete first season will be available on a Blu-ray/DVD combo package; it drops Dec. 6. And we’re just a tad excited about that. How excited? So excited that we’re going to celebrate by giving away three copies to you, dear Laughspinners! Here’s what you need to do in order to be eligible to

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    Watch the Sanitation Twins in Portlandia’s first promo for season two

    Over the weekend at New York Comic Con, Portlandia star Fred Armisen shared with an audience of crazy-ass costumed geeks an exclusive clip from the upcoming second season. Meet the Sanitation Twins, and your new rainbow of recycling receptacles that will receive your discarded lotion (and lotion bottles), fingernail clippings, trophies, broken umbrellas, and broken hearts, and change them into clean air and good vibes. Season 2 of Portlandia premieres

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    Portlandia recap: “Blunderbuss”

    Portlandia, the deft and very funny sketch comedy brainchild of SNL-er Fred Armisen and former Sleater-Kinney member, Carrie Brownstein, smells like a combination of a dusty bookshop and a strong organic espresso. It wears combat boots, bathes only when necessary, and eats local—as local even as the neighborhood Dumpster. Friday’s episode opened with an epic battle of promotional flyer-posting—a thumb war of sorts between aggro promoter of Major Local Event

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