12 Jan '12, 11am

'Portlandia' can be a funny place - Philadelphia Daily News

Portlandia , the frequently hilarious sketch comedy show whose second season began last week, creates a dilemma for its audience: How to react to a TV show that mocks you, and yet – by its status as a buzzed-and-blogged-about cult hit – reaffirms you at the same time? The show, which airs at 10 p.m. Friday on IFC, stars creators Fred Armisen of Saturday Night Live and Carrie Brownstein of the rock band Wild Flag. And its principal intention is to satirize the preciousness of the hipster lifestyle that has reached its drizzly apotheosis in Portland, the mad-about-coffee, indie-rock and cycling (and recycling) second city of the Pacific Northwest. Portlandia skewers a locavore culture where sensitive patrons feel compelled, before devouring a free-range chicken, to visit the farm where it was raised (Brownstein and Armisen’s characters did that in an amusing first-season ski...

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