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Fred Armisen And Carrie Brownstein Of 'Portlandia' Finally 'Have Sex'

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 11.30.2015 | Comedy

The moment "Portlandia" fans have been waiting for -- or not -- is arriving in the show's upcoming sixth season on IFC. "Fred Armisen & Carrie Bro...

If the Sears Armory Can Work as a Shelter, Can Wapato Correctional Facility Be Far Behind?

Jeff Woodward | Posted 11.23.2015 | Impact
Jeff Woodward

I'm not sure if the idea of shuttling those in need of shelter is genius or unrealistic. One thing is certain: It's never been done before in Portland.

Advocates are Homing the Homeless

Jeff Woodward | Posted 11.20.2015 | Good News
Jeff Woodward

The homeless of Portland are drowning, and Ted Wheeler is their life jacket. I only hope they can keep their head above water for another 13 months.

The Zen of Portland's Mental Health Court

Jeff Woodward | Posted 11.16.2015 | Impact
Jeff Woodward

Forward As a professional advocate for the most fragile individuals in our communities, I deal in harsh realities. The personal toll of which is h...

Pee-Wee, Ledbetter Syrah, and a Wine and TV Pairing Cheat Sheet

Taylor Cole Miller | Posted 09.30.2015 | Entertainment
Taylor Cole Miller

Now you may think it a fool's errand to try to pair anything with Netflix's upcoming Pee-Wee's Big Holiday. Fortunately, the flick and the wine industry share someone in common: Tara Buck.

Natasha Lyonne And Fred Armisen Walked The Emmys Red Carpet Together

The Huffington Post | Julia Brucculieri | Posted 09.20.2015 | Entertainment

Natasha Lyonne and Fred Armisen attended the Emmy Awards on Sunday night looking like a couple of kids in love.  The actors arrived on the red ca...

11 Questions People Ask You When They Find Out You're From Portland

Ravishly | Posted 08.25.2015 | Comedy

I grew up in the Portland area and moved away a few years ago. When I meet new people in my current city, or wherever I happen to be traveling, and they find out I'm from Portland, they always have questions.

Being A Black Girl in Suburbia

Jagger Blaec | Posted 07.10.2015 | Black Voices
Jagger Blaec

The white people in my life just don't care. My fiancé is white and he doesn't want to hear it anymore. My best friends are all white, and they have been radio silent for the past year. But what do I expect? These are the same people I spent my adolescence with pretending not to be black.

10 Things Every Portland Kid Knows

Ali Wilkinson | Posted 06.22.2015 | Comedy
Ali Wilkinson

I realized that no matter where my kids grow up, they will be viewing the world through a lens. It's just the Portland lens is made through organic, sustainable practices.

Portland in Perspective: 6 Real and 4 Bogus Clichés

Maria Rodale | Posted 06.17.2015 | Comedy
Maria Rodale

Here are 6 Portland tropes that--for me, anyway--turned out to be true and 4 that missed the mark.

Get Ready For More 'Portlandia' | Posted 02.10.2015 | Entertainment

"Portlandia" fans, rest assured, your comedy future is now secure: IFC has renewed the cult-favorite series for, not just one, but two more seasons. ...

Sleater-Kinney: Return of the Roar

rollingstonelogo | Posted 01.20.2015 | Entertainment

The following article is provided by Rolling Stone. By JONAH WEINER A decomposing skull hangs beside Janet Weiss' doorbell: one bulging eyeball,...

The 'Portlandia' Feminist Bookstore Started With An Epic '90s Dance-Off

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 01.05.2015 | Entertainment

Ever wonder what Toni and Candace from "Portlandia" were like before The Feminist Bookstore? Did they stay at home reading or giving lectures on women...

Portlandia's New Promo Art Has Arrived

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 12.17.2014 | Arts

Normally, we don't get that excited for television promo art, but then again, most TV shows don't enlist our favorite artists to compose their adverti...

Chanel Parks

Portland Is The Beauty Capital You've Been Missing | Chanel Parks | Posted 11.21.2014 | Style

We've written about our love for natural beauty products in the past and after a recent rabbit hole down some of Etsy's most promising-looking product...

'Portlandia' Just Got Really Intense In New Season 5 Trailer

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 11.20.2014 | Entertainment

"Interstellar Part 2" or "Portlandia"? The new trailer for Season 5 of Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein's comedy show is of seriously epic proportio...

The 'Portlandia Cookbook' Is Everything We Wanted And More

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 11.13.2014 | Taste

It's pitch perfect.

Feminism, Ebola and Donuts: Lena Dunham and Carrie Brownstein Make Like Portland (VIDEO)

Logan Lynn | Posted 12.22.2014 | Entertainment
Logan Lynn

Quick-witted, sharp-tongued, and each holding a special place at the heart of our culture, Lena and Carrie talked to one another as though no one was watching... and it was glorious.

A Storytelling Evening At Farmigo

Anne Maxfield | Posted 10.25.2014 | Taste
Anne Maxfield

The topic was "in the weeds," a restaurant term for being slammed with orders to the point that all hell breaks loose.

Katla McGlynn

Fred Armisen Answers 8 Random Questions | Katla McGlynn | Posted 10.07.2014 | Comedy

Imagine that you're walking the streets of New York. You pass by a ringing payphone, unaware that there's a former "Saturday Night Live" cast member o...

This Might Be The Most Hipster Item Of Clothing Ever

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 06.19.2014 | Style

What’s more cliché hipster than biking to work in a plaid shirt? Biking to work in a plaid shirt with sewn-in reflective stripes. San Franci...

The Only Guitar Lesson You'll Ever Need

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 05.29.2014 | Comedy

Fred Armisen is such a good guitar teacher that you'll learn chords you never even knew existed. Armisen recently wrote a song that utilizes every ...

Moontower Comedy Festival: Fred Armisen with Special Guest Ian Rubbish

Julie Seabaugh | Posted 06.27.2014 | Comedy
Julie Seabaugh

Countering the long, mixed history of comedians opening for musicians, it was promising to see a Brit-punk trio open for Late Night with Seth Meyers...

A Reflection on Aging Inspired by 'Portlandia' and the Monkees

Tamar Abrams | Posted 06.26.2014 | Fifty
Tamar Abrams

When I look in a mirror, I see a 57-year-old woman but I also see myself at 16 and 40. It wasn't until today that I came face to face with the reality of aging. It happened innocently enough.

Get the 11 Best Under-$25 Souvenirs From Portland Without Leaving Home

Diane Vadino | Posted 06.09.2014 | Travel
Diane Vadino

If you left your heart in San Francisco -- along with your ex, Google buses, and tech bros --celebrate the start of something new and infinitely more durable in Portland.