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  1. awp conference
    Six Great Things That Happened at the AWP ConferenceHighlights from the continent’s biggest annual writers’ conference, held last week in Portland.
  2. The Portlandia Effect: How Did the Show Change the City It Satirized?After eight seasons, the series comes to an end this Thursday.
  3. drakelandia
    Drake’s ‘Portland’ Is So Much Fun, You Won’t Care Who’s Riding Whose WavesYou also won’t care that its title doesn’t make any sense.
  4. The Boiler Room’s Last Night It felt like the longest five minutes of my life. It was my second time performing standup comedy, but my first at the appropriately-named […]
  5. The Next Wave 2015: The Top Up-and-Coming Comics Outside of NY and LAWelcome to the second semi-annual edition of The Next Wave, Splitsider’s roundup of exciting new comic voices from around the country. Though […]
  6. Indie Rock and Standup in Portland with The Thermals’ Hutch HarrisMusicians are often thought of as self-serious crybabies, holding their craft to the highest imaginable standards and scoffing at anything that […]
  7. Inside Portland’s ‘Live Wire! Radio’Live Wire! is a radio variety show recorded weekly in Portland, Oregon and broadcast on public radio stations across the country. “Radio […]
  8. Bridgetown Comedy Festival Announces Its Lineup: Reggie Watts, Todd Glass, […]Portland’s Bridgetown Comedy Festival just announced its 2013 lineup this week, and the event (which runs April 18th to 21st) will feature […]
  9. portlandia
    Watch a Trailer for The Real World: Portland Screaming and drinking, ‘twere always so.
  10. Two Days in Portlandia: A Photo RecapIf it weren’t for Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein, the rest of America might never have known about freestyle canoers, artisanal lightbulb […]
  11. viral videos
    Somewhere in Portland, Gandalf Is on a UnicycleGandalf lives, has great balancing skills.
  12. rumors
    Looks Like The Real World Is Heading to PortlandPlease have the cast members get jobs pickling things.
  13. Portland Mayoral Candidate Parodies Portlandia, Complete with Fred and […] Here’s a new campaign ad from Portland mayor wannabe Eileen Brady entitled “Put a Job on It.” Subtle!