Harper Simon: Did you start Portlandia to get in Carrie Brownstein’s pants?
Fred Armisen: Yeah! I mean, if you think about it, it’s like…you can over complicate it and go, oh well, you know, we had this intellectual connection and all this stuff like that. But come on. Look at her. She’s a cutie. […] Did I succeed? No, but I got a show out of it.