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Overheard In L.A.: Art Is In The Eye Of The Beholder
This week's edition of Overheard in L.A. features bits of overheard conversation from people who each respond differently to art, people with a little Ayn Rand (or Rand Paul) in them, and someone with a Pomeranian problem.
Overheard Of The Week
"And then I was like, 'I don't want to walk your stupid dog! It's a Pomeranian for fuck's sake.'"
Which Show Are You Here For?
"This is like real life Tinder."
via Elizabeth C. at the LA Art Show
It's OK, Neither Do Adults, Kid
"I'm just a kid, I don't understand any of this."
via Edward H. at the LA Art Show
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"It makes me want ramen."
via Thecla M. at LACMA's 'Samurai' exhibit
The Nerve Of Some People
"Man, that guy I ran over had such an attitude."
Dad You're Embarrassing Me!
"If they made a calendar of sexy homeless people, I would be February."
via @MikaellaTaylor1 from her dad
Libertarians Will Find A Reason To Get Mad Over Anything
"Doesn't that make the libertarian in you just want to scream?"
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.)