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Emmy Contenders: Can 'Portlandia's' Fred Armisen be the voice of traffic app Waze?

Emmy Contenders: Can 'Portlandia's' Fred Armisen be the voice of traffic app Waze?

We wish the timing had been a little better, so we could visit "Portlandia" star Fred Armisen in Portland, Ore., like this guy did, waiting way too long for a hipster to make our coffee and grilled cheese sandwich and driving around in a vintage Saab. But we got the next best thing: Armisen dropping by the Los Angeles Times for a video chat during which he shared his love for Paul Reubens and "The Simpsons" and the joys of working alongside "Sesame Street's" Oscar the Grouch. "You feel yourself become this little kid, you're like, you're talking to Oscar the Grouch," Armisen says. "Now I'm realizing what a cool...

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