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Overheard in L.A.: I Just Wish The Nachos Were Gluten Free And Vegan
This week's edition of Overheard in L.A. features bits of overheard conversation that were heavy on dietary restrictions, and the mockery of them.
Overheard of the Week
"It was good I just wish the nachos were gluten free and vegan."
via @Tyler Schmieder
Better than the Himalayan stuff
"I season my steaks with Vegan tears."
"Why would the Dodgers hire the guy from 'Welcome Back, Kotter' be their new manager?"
Not as good as the indigo Instagram
"I took a ecstasy pill on Halloween called yellow snapchat and I felt old."
Kid: "Why doesn't ice cream have bones?"
Mother: "I don't know."
Maybe on Opposite Day
"Pumpkin spiced kale chips are SO GOOD."
Valid observation for any Angeleno, really
"Dude it's freezing out it's 60 degrees."
Can picture this person exactly
"I was really acting the fool, I was acting like a white boy at a concert sponsored by Monster."
Atkins-style Kid Cuisine coming right up
"My child is on a high-fat diet."
Kid: "What's a saint?"
Dad: "A wizard, dear."
Important to flex that chicory game
"Dude, I see that your chicory game is strong."
via Jendy, overheard in Echo Park's Cookbook
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