Overheard in L.A.: Why Angelenos Are Selling Out
This week's edition of Overheard in L.A. features bits of overheard conversation from FYF Fest, public transportation and coffee shops.
Overheard of the Week
"I'm just gonna sell out a little bit, not a lot; just enough to help my friends."
At a coffeeshop in Hollywood via @thewasif
"Our mantra is basically cool, hip, young people doing cool, hip things."
At a business brunch via @pabloprince101
It's The Little Things
"I just found out that my ex is producing a show called 'Beverly Hills Nannies.' Suddenly everything in my life is going right."
"Someone just told me about this exciting new protein bar."
Bro #1 (reading program): I don't get it. Are these the composers or the performers?
Bro #2: If Miles Davis and Charlie Parker are performing, this is gonna be some show.
At the Diana Krall concert at the Hollywood Bowl via Rachel V
"WTF is a honey boo boo?!?"
At the office via @renegadecop
"I'm genetically incapable [of writing] the word 'totes.'"
Valley Girl: "That is so cute, so cute, I love it... so cute, I love it. So cute."
At the office via @aileenv
FYFFEST attendees: "Does this Union Station train bring us to downtown?"
"Can someone grab me a cocktail, I need something to take these Xanax with."
At a BBQ via @gaystoners
The Power of Positive Thinking
"You suck. I suck. People suck."
At LAX via @kellymakepeace
Creepy or Flattering?
"I don't know how I got in your bed."
At a Beverly Hills hotel with thin walls via @cubanviking
Toddler throwing tantrum: "I want to go to yoga with Daddy!"
We Know The Feeling
I wish John Stamos were here.
At a bar @BigShotJason
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