Overheard In L.A.: Let's Namaste It Out
This week's edition of Overheard in L.A. features bits of overheard conversation from people who would rather not be caught dead with that on tonight's broadcast, aren't Benedict Cumberbatch's mom, and checking out the latest in trendy diets in Venice.Overheard Of The Week
"We're gonna namaste this out and everything's gonna be fine."
If You Have To Ask
"Is my purse too ugly to carry?"
via @brooksbarnesNYT at the Golden Globes
What's Not To Get?
"I don't get the sex appeal of Benedict Cumberbatch. He looks like an Elephant Man version of Dennis Quaid."
"Um, I only go to shows that are already sold out."
The Latest In Fad Diets
"Can I get the ash soup and a cup of hot water?"
via @danrookwood on Abbot-Kinney
Check Your (Academic) Privilege
"I have to wait in line with students?! I'm a professor here!"
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