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Father and son, 17, attempting to break around-the-world flying record are killed after their plane crashes off American Samoa Girl, 16, is arrested for 'hiding her pregnancy from her parents and burying her newborn daughter's body in the backyard after botched home birth' Amazon tribe who had never met other humans now have FLU after they were ... (more)

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Hollywood Reporter

Fred Armisen Partners With Heineken on 'The Payphone' Social Experiment

UPDATED: The comedian called a payphone across the street from New York City's Comedy Cellar to see who would venture into the unknown.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Comedy, Saturday Night Live, Fred Armisen, us Travel, North America Travel, New York City Travel, Travel, Beer, Drink

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Advertising Age

Heineken Taps Fred Armisen for 'Social Experiment'

Mr. Harris debuted last week in a new taste-focused TV campaign for Heineken Light that marks a significant new investment in the struggling brand, which had gotten very little ad support in recent years.

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Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live, Fred Armisen, Kennedy, NY, Beer, Drink

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Back Stage

'Portlandia' & 'Green Room'

Please use the dropdown to select your role. For more information on roles, see the "Seeking Talent" section on this page.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Lorne Michaels

Tue Jul 15, 2014

The Oregonian

Lena Dunham talks about her new book with Carrie Brownstein Oct. 19 in Portland

Lena Dunham, creator and star of the HBO series "Girls," will talk about her new book "Not That Kind of Girl" with "Portlandia" creator and star Carrie Brownstein at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 19 at the Newmark Theatre.

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Related Topix: Girls, Entertainment, Television, Lena Dunham, Movies

Sat Jul 12, 2014

City Paper

Hip Shot: Brick Penguin Tries Its Best

They say: A raucous collection of the best sketches from Brick Penguin's four-year history of tough love comedy.

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Switched

Everything We Know About Amazon's New Series 'Transparent'

When Amazon Studios unveiled its new pilots in February, one stood out as a promising potential series for not only the streaming service, but for all TV in general.

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Related Topix: Arrested Development, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Jeffrey Tambor, The Office

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Food & Wine

Put a Jalape o on It: Portlandia Cookbook Preview

Grilled corn and jalapeo add smoky flavor and heat to the dressing for this terrific salad.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

OregonLive.com

2014 Emmy nominations: Biggest snubs, surprises and burning questions

The Netflix series "Orange Is the New Black" earned 12 nominations in the 2014 Primetime Emmy Awards, as announced Thursday morning.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Ifc Scores Record Eight Emmy Award Nominations

The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced today the 66th Annual Primetime EmmyAward nominations, honoring IFC with a record eight nominations.

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OregonLive.com

2014 Emmy Awards nominations: Fred Armisen scores surprise 'Portlandia' nomination, more

Fred Armisen, with Carrie Brownstein, has earned a 2014 Emmy nomination for outstanding supporting actor in a comedy series for "Portlandia."

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Comedy, Saturday Night Live, Emmy Awards, Fred Armisen, Brooklyn (Portland, OR), Modern Family, Movies

Tue Jul 01, 2014

CultureMap

Familiar faces and cool surprises announced for Fun Fun Fun Fest comedy stage

Fred Armisen is ready for another trip to Austin when he headlines the Yellow Stage at Fun Fun Fun Fest.

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Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live, Fred Armisen, Austin, TX

Sun Jun 29, 2014

WJZW-FM Washington

10th Anniversary Johnny Ramone Tribute to Feature Duff McKagan, The Sex Pistols' Steve Jones & More

Some big name rockers have signed on to perform at the 10th anniversary tribute event for late Ramones guitarist Johnny Ramone .

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Related Topix: Steve Jones, The Sex Pistols, Duff McKagan, Sex Pistols, Punk, Entertainment, Television, Comedy, Saturday Night Live

Fri Jun 27, 2014

Billboard

Johnny Ramone Tribute in Hollywood Marks 10 Year Anniversary of Guitarist's Death

September 15 will mark 10 years since the death of iconic guitarist Johnny Ramone, and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member's legacy will be celebrated with an event on August 24 at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery, where the late axeman was buried in 2004 at the age of 55. Johnny's wife, Linda Ramone, will present with Rob Zombie, who will ... (more)

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Thu Jun 26, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Johnny Ramone Tribute Set for Hollywood Forever Cemetery, 8/24

This year's event will be presented by Johnny Ramones' wife, LINDA RAMONE and hosted by Johnny's great friend ROB ZOMBIE, who will present a special outdoor screening under the stars of Zombie's classic film The Devil's Rejects.

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Tue Jun 24, 2014

The Oregonian

Carrie Brownstein cast in new Amazon series; Obie the dachshund's TV tour: TV Talk

Carrie Brownstein at a Northeast Portland coffee shop in February. The "Portlandia" co-star, co-creator and co-writer has been cast in a new original series that will stream on Amazon.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Oregon, The Girlfriend Experience, Movies

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