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Gibbard & Portman

OVERRATED Indie-rock couplings: Last year, we weathered the puzzling (and short-lived) pairing of Natalie Portman and freak-folker Devendra Banhart, but the inter-scene trend reached an apex with the recently announced engagement of indie-cred-tastic couple Zooey Deschanel and Ben Gibbard of Death Cab for Cutie. There's nothing wrong with like-minded people finding happiness, but is the scene really lacking its very own Brangelina that badly? Nancy Pastor (Gibbard) ; Stephen Lovekin / Getty Images (Portman
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