This browser is supported only in Windows 10 and above.


10 Reasons Why Murs Should Be President

Posted by on


Yesterday, underground hip-hop fave Murs, released his brand new album titled, Murs For President. After thinking about it for a second, it doesn’t seem like such a bad idea after all.

Here are 10 reasons why I think Murs would do al’ight in the Oval Office:

10. Murs’ State of The Nation addresses would be done in 16-bar freestyles. Who wouldn’t tune in for that?!

9. Murs can skateboard. When was the last time you saw John McCain or Barak Obama pop an ollie?

8. John McCain’s running mate, Sarah Palin, played in her high school’s state basketball finals with a broken ankle. So what–Murs was tossed into a dumpster by John Cena.

7. Hailing from Los Angeles, a melting pot of various cultures and ethnicities, Murs may be able to relate to the nation a little better than certain other candidates in the 2008 Presidential race.

6. In a world of hip-hop dominated by rappers spending money foolishly (sounds familiar, doesn’t it?), Murs gets by just well, promoting his art form on an indie-shoestring budget.

5. Murs created the greatest Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out parody video of all-time. This alone makes him worthy of being our nation’s president. Vladimir Putin has nothing on Soda Popinski.

4. Worked as a host for Al Gore’s Current TV, which had to give him at least some experience on global climate issues.

3. Doesn’t candy-coat or side-step the TRUTH!

2. Would be the first U.S. President with a one-syllable name. Eat your heart out William Henry Harrison.

1. If elected, Murs would have the best presidential hairdo since George Washington!

Watch More

The Best Of The Last

Portlandia Goes Out With A Bang

Posted by on

The end is near. In mere days Portlandia wraps up its final season, and oh what a season it’s been. Lucky for you, you can watch the entire season right now right here and on the IFC app, including this free episode courtesy of Subaru.

But now, let’s take a moment to look back at some of the new classics Fred and Carrie have so thoughtfully bestowed upon us. (We’ll be looking back through tear-blurred eyes, but you do you.)

Couples Dinner

It’s not that being single sucks, it’s that you suck if you’re single.

Cancel it!

A sketch for anyone who has cancelled more appointments than they’ve kept. Which is everyone.

Forgotten America

This one’s a “Serial” killer…everything both right and wrong about true crime podcasts.

Wedding Planners

The only bad wedding is a boring wedding.

Disaster Hut

It’s only the end of the world if your doomsday kit doesn’t include rosé.

Catch up on Portlandia’s final episodes on demand and at

Watch More

Your Portlandia Personality Test

The New Portlandia Webseries Is Going Your Way

Posted by on

Carrie and Fred understand that although we have so much in common, we’re each so beautifully unique and different. To help us navigate those differences, Portlandia has found an easy and honest way to embrace our special selves in the form of a progressive new traffic system: a specific lane for every kind of driver. It’s all in honor of the show’s 8th and final season, and it’s all presented by Subaru.

Ready to find out who you really are? Match your personality to a lane and hop on the expressway to self-understanding.

Lane 10: Trucks Piled With Junk

Your junk is falling out of your trunk. Shake a tail light, people — this lane is for you.

Lane 33: Twins

You’re like a Gemini, but waaaay more pedestrian. Maybe you and a friend just wear the same outfits a lot. Who cares, it’s just twinning enough to make you feel special.

Lane 27: Broken Windows

Bad luck follows you around and everyone knows it. Your proverbial seat is always damp from proverbial rain. Is this the universe telling you to swallow your pride? Yes.

Lane 69: Filthy Cars

You’re all about convenience. Getting your car washed while you drive is a no-brainer.

Lane 43: Newly Divorced Singles

It’s been a while since you’ve driven alone, and you don’t know the rules of the road anymore. What’s too fast? What’s too slow? Are you sending the right signals? Don’t worry, the breakdown lane is nearby if you need it.

Still can’t find a lane to match your personality? Check out all the videos here. And see the final season of Portlandia this spring on IFC.

Watch More

Last-Minute Holiday Gift Guide

Hits from the '80s are on repeat all Christmas Eve and Day on IFC.

Posted by on
GIFs via Giphy, Photos via The Everett Collection

Watch More