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Overheard in L.A.: Pagan Witchcraft Isn't For Amateurs
This week's edition of Overheard in L.A. touches on topics of witchcraft, the Power Rangers, and wardrobe malfunctions.
Overheard of the Week
"Is this Wiccan? Cause one of my old bosses was Wiccan and I heard the rules were much more strict"
Overheard in Echo Park, via @BadGalTuhRiri
We're hoping she's talking about a film shoot
Man to woman sitting in a patio: "Hey what are you doing?"
Woman: "Oh, they're shooting at my house and I can't really be there."
Overheard in Larchmont Village, via Denise D.
The math holds up
Friend 1: "I got 35 out of 70 on that Econ test."
Friends 2: "That's not even half."
Friends 3: "That's not even a 1/3."
But he's got all the connections in "the biz"
"The drummer of my band is a rich asshole."
There are certain friendship codes that you don't break
"I mean, Carry repeatedly forgets to cc me on her emails and l know she drinks my soy milk."
Don't @ me
"Have you ever seen those Celebrities Read Mean Tweets on Kimmel?"
"Joey showed me the one with my dad in it"
We always thought Alpha 6 was in charge of that
"She does social media for the power rangers."
Overheard in Echo Park, via @dotmvsic
That escalated quickly
"These fucking stupid pedicure sandals!"
"She made out with her brother and carried Billy Bob's blood."
"I love satire! I'm going to Satire-con this month."
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