Video: Vulture Chats With Portlandia’s Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein, Learns When Not to ‘Put a Bird on It’


You may have already caught the first episode of the second season of Portlandia, which returns to IFC tomorrow night. Or maybe you've spent some time recently reading one of the many profiles about the co-creators/stars Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein, or scouring Craiglist for tickets to the upcoming (sold-out) Portlandia tour. But if you haven't had your full of Fred and Carrie just yet — and, let's be honest, you haven't — then check out our video interview right here, where the duo tells us when it's never okay to just "put a bird on it," how Fred struggles with riding bikes (despite playing a bike messenger occasionally on the show), and their dream to eat through a highway full of brownies. Watch and enjoy.