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Overheard in L.A.: What Our Homophobic Neighbors Are Saying

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This week's edition of Overheard in L.A. features bits of overheard conversation from CVS, Hollywood and Highland and Applebee's.

Overheard of the Week
Woman on cell phone: "Ask the homosexual that lives across the street if he's paved his driveway yet."
At an Alhambra Applebee's via Robert Floyd-Finch

Holy Sh**
"Do pregnancy tests work the same way if you poop on them?"
At CVS via @KittiDee

Facebook Chores
"Ugh, how many Thanksgiving posts do I have to like?!"
via @CineEdwin

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How We're Feasting
Woman 1: "Don't eat too much!"
Woman 2: "Oh, I never eat."
At the hair salon via @sirenevirbila

Our Priorities Are Clear
"Pro, he has a great body. Con, uh.. I don't know."
via @misssharbear

I've Seen This SNL Skit
"Yeah so I could like, cauterize the artery, or whatever."
via @fadingsignal

The 1 Percent
Little kid: "Mom, if we wash Daddy's car can we get an extra $100 of allowance this week?"
At CVS via @kristina_tucci

Where Hipsters Roam
"I love F sharp to A."
via @steferoniii

Girl Power
Girl 1: "You got fat."
Girl 2: "You did, too"
Girl 1: "How could you say that!"
via @RobertLoveIII

Charm School
"I don't buy women drinks, I buy them shots."
via @catalfamo28

Brand New Day
Driver of "Hollywood Tours" van to pedestrian: "Hey Johnny! You're outta prison!"
Johnny: "Sure am!"
At Hollywood and Hollywood via Phil Eastman

Jerks From A Bygone Era
"Dude the girls at 'SC were so much prettier when I went here."
At the game via @Diana_C_Banana

Making Hard Decisions
"What are we gonna do? I don't want to go see a movie or get a manicure."
At brunch via @nathangotsch

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Steampunk Rules
"I'm sorry, I allow a guy to wear only up to 3 vintage-historical accoutrements. After that, you're in a costume."
At The Parish LA via @garymbaum

It's On The Tip Of My Tongue
"What's the name of that Patrick Swayze movie where he's a ghost?"
via @Chadmander64

Childhood Innocence
Little girl: "Wouldn't it be great if, instead of stinging you, bees rescued you from quick sand?"
via @anniejackson

Oscar Season
"You're taking me to see that movie with that f**kin' lion in that f**kin' boat?"
via @ADMorrow

It Starts Young
Little girl to mom: "It's Black Friday, remember? Everyone gets something on Black Friday
via @AmandaJurgensen

Did He Sparkle?
"Yeah, remember that guy she was dating? The one who said he was a vampire?"
At dinner via @lavidalabianca

How We're Pissing Off Our Family
"My family's really traditional Mexican Catholic but I'm having my black gay BFF w/ tons of tattoos marry me. That'll shock 'em."
via @losangelista

How Our Cover Was Blown
Guy: "My older sister is 26."
Girl: "I thought YOU were 26."
Guy: "Oh sometimes I forget how old I am."
At the airport via @shinemary3

Thanksgiving Conversation
"Mom, was 50 Shades of Grey any good?"
via @CultFitz

Oh, L.A.
"All the best nutritionists are anorexic."
via @imaliwaller

Go Crazay, Babay
"Can we get drunk, listen to One Direction and do something we wouldn't normally?"
via @zanyzaneta

Single Life
"Ah, oh shit: I have reached double digits."
In Silver Lake via @MidwestMolly

Consumer Madness
"Dude, I'm so drunk right now, I don't even know what I'm doing in here, but there are so many things."
At Cost Plus via @futuregreta

Doctor's Kid?
10-Year-Old Kid: "I think I'm dehydrated. My heartbeat is definitely elevated."
At the Beverly Connection Nordstrom Rack via Hollywood Amazon

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