This is an archival story that predates current editorial management.
This archival content was written, edited, and published prior to LAist's acquisition by its current owner, Southern California Public Radio ("SCPR"). Content, such as language choice and subject matter, in archival articles therefore may not align with SCPR's current editorial standards. To learn more about those standards and why we make this distinction, please click here.
Overheard In L.A.: Are You The Ted Cruz Of Your Office?
This week's edition of Overheard in L.A. features liposuction purchased with a Groupon, an aggro Jim Belushi, and
the Zodiac Killer Ted Cruz.
Overheard of the Week
"Nobody likes him. He's the Ted Cruz of the office."
I always check Astrology Zone before I pick out an outfit.
"I mean I believe in astrology way more than like, the weather."
Saw that one next to the Indian buffet deal.
"Oh, she got her lipo with a Groupon."
Hate when that happens
"My wife and I found a house we really like, but it's about $500,000 more than we want to spend."
Yeezy Taught Her
"It's very Kardashian chic."
Overheard at Urban Outfitters via @BotticelliCruz
"I HAVE JUST BEEN CAST IN THE DUCKTAILS REBOOT! THE CAST IS AMAZING!"
Overheard at a Thai restaurant, via @mitchsunderland
Not according to Jim!
"Jim Belushi tried to fight me in front of my kids"
Ask Jim Belushi
"I think we need to start looking for more sketchy places"
"It's very vice.com style."
I'd recommend a heady cab
"I'm looking for a red wine to go with American Crime Story tonight"
"He's not even a real comedian. I never see him tweet @midnight with the rest of us."
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 email@example.com. (In the e-mail, put "overheard" in the subject and tell us who said it, where they said it and any amusing context.)
Overheard In L.A.: Vaping Is Healthy Because It's Breathing With Intention
Overheard In L.A.: Don't Be Stupid. Your Body Is A Temple
Overheard In L.A.: Run, Don't Walk, To See 'Dirty Grandpa'
Overheard In L.A.: Can You Vape In Malls?
Overheard In L.A.: Forget It, Jake. It's Hollywood.
Overheard In L.A.: The Filter Will Take Out The Smog
Overheard in L.A.: I Just Wish The Nachos Were Gluten Free And Vegan