WATCH: Portlandia PSA explains what it means to be a 'real' nerd
Jan 24, 2013

The acclaimed sketch comedy show Portlandia has skewered hipsters, feminist book stores, helicopter parents and even artisanal light bulb makers. Now they're taking on nerds.

Frightening but funny video warns how BSG could ruin your life
Dec 16, 2012

Portlandia is a sketch-comedy show on the Independent Film Channel about hipster life in Portland, Oregon. You might not have heard of it. But the creators of Portlandia have certainly heard of Battlestar Galactica.

SNL's Fred Armisen teases some Portlandia Battlestar surprises
Dec 16, 2012

Saturday Night Live's Fred Armisen promises you're not going to want to miss the latest episode of his sketch comedy show, Portlandia, which airs on IFC tonight at 10 p.m. ET. The series, which features Armisen and Sleater-Kinney singer Carrie Brownstein as different characters in Portland, tackles sacred sci-fi territory: Battlestar Galactica.