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Overheard In L.A.: Chocolate Cake Is My Kryptonite

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Who *wouldn't* go basic for this? (Photo by cobraphotography via Shutterstock
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This week's edition of Overheard in L.A. features bits of overheard conversation from people with aspirations beyond Kardashianism, a sugary kryptonite, and those that are roughin' it out.Overheard Of The Week
"We're like vagabonds, vagabonds with Louis Vuittons."
via Bl L in Marina del Rey

Chocolate Brings Out The Basic In All Of Us
"Are you telling me you DON'T go basic for chocolate cake?"
via @Sunbun

I Have Loftier Standards Than That, Man
"Like I wanna be hot and cool and stuff, but I'm like not tryna be Kylie Jenner."
via @tessaduh

Million Dollar Idea
"So you Tinder then Uber it so it comes delivered!"
via @Wicked_Phoenix

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Math Checks Outs
"i have a cousin one eye is hazel one eye is brown one eye is blue."
via @whateverzoe

I *Told* You
"I told you they don't allow sideboob on The CW."
"I'm still broken up about it."
via @tinybadass

Are They Available For Parties?
"That's the guy I rented the midget from."
via @mplacko

Our Overheard in L.A. feature relies on you to send us the strange conversations you overhear in this city. Send them our way at tips@laist.com. (In the e-mail, put "overheard" in the subject and tell us who said it, where they said it and any amusing context.)

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Overheard in L.A.: The "Can I Have A Cuter Cupcake" Edition

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Overheard In L.A.: Sweatin' It Off Edition

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