Natasha Lyonne and Fred Armisen: A Reasonable Coupling

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WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - AUGUST 23: Actress Natasha Lyonne (L) and actor Fred Armisen attend Variety and Women in Film Emmy Nominee Celebration powered by Samsung Galaxy on August 23, 2014 in West Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for Variety)
Photo: Christopher Polk/Getty Images

I know that you said that you weren't interested in hearing about one more coupling this summer, not a single one. Yes, I fully remember your threat to sit everyone down for a talk about making good choices. I know it has been a weird summer for us all. But a new couple has emerged and I thought you might find this match kind of ador — mm hm, I did hear about Mercury spinning the wrong way and all those super moons. I'm sure you're right about those occurrences doing strange things to a person's sense of attraction.

Okay, well do you want to know or not? I know, I know, Fred Armisen and Natasha Lyonne do seem like they would host really lively dinner parties that end in charming games of charades.

I agree, it is comforting. Despite the current starscape and famous peoples' penchant for wacky personal lives, a reasonable-seeming couple has been forged. Even in this summer of strange love, two sorta-plausible-seeming celebrity partners can date each other. I think it's going to be a great fall for everyone.