Long Way Back
Season 8, Episode 9
Long way back weirdos
Air date March 15, 2018
Written by Fred Armisen, Carrie Brownstein, Jonathan Krisel, Karey Dornetto, Megan Neuringer, Phoebe Robinson, Graham Wagner
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"Long Way Back" is the ninth episode of the eighth season of Portlandia, and the seventy-sixth episode overall. It aired on March 15, 2018.


The Weirdos lose their favorite trash can, which takes an unexpected journey throughout the city; Malcolm and Kris visit their pediatrician; Peter and Nance wonder why they've never been hacked; Fred and Carrie just give up.


Main CastEdit

Guest StarringEdit

  • Andy Kindler
  • John Levenstein

Cast (Alphabetically Listed)Edit

  • Angel Bouchet
  • John Breen
  • Madelyn Grace
  • Liv Aaliyah Muhammad
  • Katie O'Grady
  • Sandra Scragg
  • Devin Subotnik


  • The title references the song "Long Way Back From Hell" that was performed by Danzig, who previously made a guest appearance in the episode "Weirdo Beach".