1. She's killer in The New Pornographers.
2. And she's (possibly even more) killer on her own.
4. Her Twitter presence is perfect.
5. That HAIR.
6. That SMILE.
7. She'll teach you how to make borscht.
8. She absolutely loves nature.
9. Especially her adorable pets.
10. Her fans love her and make things like this embroidery sampler in her honor.
12. She covered BUST, which is the raddest magazine.
13. Her last record came packaged with delightful temporary tattoos.
14. One time this happened.
15. Her songs can be awesomely gender-bend-y.
"I'm a man/ That's what you raised me to be/ I'm not your identity crisis/ This was planned." CHILLS.