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Carrie Brownstein of Portlandia Declares Social Bankruptcy

Portlandia just released a series of new comedy shorts, some of which focused on the nature of technology and the subsequently mediated lives of Portland comedy duo, Carrie Brownstein and Fred Armisen. In the short below, Carrie experiences a social meltdown and decides to declare ‘social bankruptcy’ – a service that’s yet to be available for those suffering from excessively social networks and devices. Watch what happens when Brownstein relinquishes her digital, social ties.

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