Video of the Day: “Portlandia” Meets “The Simpsons”
stephanie | Dec 10, 2012 | 4:15PM |
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In agony waiting for that third season of “Portlandia” to begin? (After all, season two’s Brunch finale was practically flawless). While a voice appearance on “The Simpsons” doth not a “Portlandia” episode make, Fred Armisen, Carrie Brownstein, Patton Oswalt and The Decemberists all lent their voices to last night’s episode, providing some very excellent comedy in “The Day the Earth Stood Cool” as the titular family tries hard to fit in:

Here are The Decemberists as Springfield’s newest music teachers (lending some music to the episode as well):

And as a tangential reminder of how great “The Simpsons” are with pop culture collaboration (like we really needed any), here’s Sonic Youth’s cover of the “Simpsons” theme: