Posts tagged as portland

Bridgetown Comedy Festival Announces Its Lineup: Reggie Watts, Todd Glass, Dana Gould, and More

Portland's Bridgetown Comedy Festival just announced its 2013 lineup this week, and the event (which runs April 18th to 21st) will feature performances by Dana Gould, Reggie Watts, Todd Glass, Kurt Braunohler, Peter Serafinowicz, Robert Popper, festival co-founders Matt Braunger and Andy Wood, Karen Kilgariff, Moshe Kasher, Kulap Vilaysack, Howard Kremer, and a dozens of other amazing people whose names it would take too long to list here.

Two Days in Portlandia: A Photo Recap

If it weren't for Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein, the rest of America might never have known about freestyle canoers, artisanal lightbulb shop owners, angry bicycle rights activists, and all the other things that make Portlandia so post-hip hilarious. No matter where you live, there's most likely a Portlandia sketch that nails a side of you and your neighbors like no other show, whether it's arrogance, a need to fit in, or a perceived hate for any kind of urban subculture, from feminists to locavores to dumpster divers. I'm a big fan, but I'm from Harrisburg — I'd never traveled further west than [...]

Portland Mayoral Candidate Parodies Portlandia, Complete with Fred and Carrie Lookalikes

Here's a new campaign ad from Portland mayor wannabe Eileen Brady entitled "Put a Job on It." Subtle!