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Overheard In L.A.: Bigoted Chicken Sandwiches Edition
This week's edition of Overheard in L.A. features bits of overheard conversation from people who'll have to have those chicken sandwiches another weekend, foodie trendsetters, and burgeoning biologists.Overheard Of The Week
"Oh I can't eat at Chick-fil-A. It's Pride weekend."
There's A Difference, K?
"We're homoerotic, not gay."
Focus On Your Studies
"He's in L.A. to become a healer but he's really just on Grindr all day."
Asking All The Hard Questions
"Elephants are strictly in Asia and Africa. I wanna know, are squirrels only in America?"
"Yes, on Instagram my life is a dream but in reality it's a mess!"
New Foodie Trend
"I'm a tater-tot snob."
Check The Facebook Invite
"So are we tanning or are we twerking tonight?"
"Sorry I'm late; I was stuck behind a Google car."
Is It Organic?
"This is our Unicorn Tears—it's our most popular blend."
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. (In the e-mail, put "overheard" in the subject and tell us who said it, where they said it and any amusing context.)