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Overheard in L.A.: The "Can I Have A Cuter Cupcake" Edition
This week's edition of Overheard in L.A. features bits of overheard conversation from the Hallmark shop and the cupcake shop.
Overheard of the Week
"Can I have a cuter cupcake than that one?"
Heat Goes to Your Brain
"It's 103 degrees, but it only feels like 99."
Yoga Pants Made of Cream Cheese
"You know like, clothes that like, make you look like you have cellulite, even if you don't?"
"Everybody's age-inappropriate in this town."
Even the "Just Jack" Episode?
"Every episode of Will & Grace is my favorite."
Good Luck Breathing, Bro
"I really wish I hadn't left my inhaler in Vegas."
"If it stays this hot in L.A., I'm going to just move to Arizona. At least I can afford a house there."
Bet She Likes Doge, Though
"She says 'hashtag blessed!' I bet she doesn't like dogs."
"We're not going to the wedding, so I don't mind splurging and buying one of those $5 Papyrus cards from Target."
Too Soon, But Not Too Soon to Shave
"What's with the beard? You have an Isis thing going on - a hot Isis."
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