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27 Things I've Learned in my 27 Years

On Saturday, December 20th 2014, I will turn the ripe old age of 27. I have successfully been around the sun 27 times. Although I do not pretend to have all the answers to my life (in fact, I really don’t know most answers… isn’t that what your 30s are for???) I feel like I should gather up my knowledge I’ve gained in a little over a quarter of a century, and share it with you lovely folks. 2,921 more words

My Lady Business Thoughts

St. Vincent appears on Marc Maron's WTF podcast, says she and Carrie Brownstein have written songs together

Photo by Wei Shi

This week, recent Grammy nominee Annie Clark, aka St. Vincent, appeared on Marc Maron’s latest WTF podcast to talk about a host of topics spanning music, TV, and, her plans for the future. 239 more words

News

Book review: The Portlandia Cookbook

The Portlandia Cookbook: Eat Like a Local (Clarkson/Potter, 2014) by Fred Armisen, Carrie Brownstein with Jonathan Krisel

This is not really a traditional cookbook. It has plenty of recipes that are on the whole really simple and easy to make all tied to different “Portlandia” characters and skits. 278 more words

Recipes

Portlandia

Portlandia is a 35-foot-tall hammered copper statue.  Portlandia is a satirical TV series.  To my mind, Portlandia speaks to the ecclectic culture of Portland, Oregon. 534 more words

Photo Shoot

Wild Flag: 3/31/12 The Paradise, Boston, MA

Wild Flag was an amazing band, whose time was too short. These are not the best pictures, but it was a very cool show and Mary Timony happens to walk on the very same ground I worship. 22 more words

Carrie Brownstein

The Truth about Portland: Is it really that cool?

Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock, you’ve likely heard of a little city in the great state of Oregon called Portland. Not to be confused with the other Portland (Maine)… this Portland has grown to fame over the last decade thanks in part to the satirical sketch comedy show, … 498 more words

North America

Episode 59 "Dumber and Amelia"

The ‘Sterds argued the merits of Amelia Earhart’s fame or the need for the Dumb & Dumber To movie.

Creative Commons Music: “Habitual Ritual” by Revolution Void… 31 more words