20 Best 'Portlandia' Sketches

From binge-watching panic to bird-improved accessories, here are the funniest, most far-out bits from IFC's hit show

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13. 'Dumpster Divers' (Season 1)

Ponder the loneliness of Portland's most dedicated dumpster divers. Now imagine the smell of their apartment. Turns out, you don’t have to do that – and sorry about putting that particular odor into your brain – because this Season One sketch does it for you. Both affectionately twee (it contains more interjections of "aww!" per capita than any other sketch ever) and appropriately disturbing, "Dumpster Divers" will leave you with a tear in your eye and a lump in your throat. Oh, wait, sorry! That's just curry stew. KE

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