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Overheard in L.A.: Why The Walk Of Shame In L.A. Is Extra Shameful

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This week's edition of Overheard in L.A. features bits of overheard conversation from casting calls, airport bars and Beverly Hills.

Overheard of the Week
"Oh my god, the walk of shame is so much worse in LA because no one walks here."
Outside the window via @benmatthewempey

Rich People Are Adorbs
"I think it's cute when I park my new McLaren next to his old McLaren!"
At the Beverly Hills Father's Day Car Show via @Mike_Magrath

Aging Gracefully
Older Lady #1: He says he doesn't recognize me anymore.
Older Lady #2: It happens, you've been married a long time.
Older Lady #1: it's not that, it's because of my new chin.
Over lunch at Il Pastaio in Beverly Hills via @fourfckssake

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God, I Can't Keep Up
"Red quinoa? Oh, it's THE trendy grain in LA right now."
via @TheMalia

Great Achievements
"You dry humped a Jonas brother?!!"
via @UncoolRockstar

More Trendy Grains
"I only eat steel cut oatmeal."
"What's steel cut?"
"I dunno. They chop it with an ax, I guess."
via @losangelista

"I literally am like, in love with Daft Punk. Like, it's not even funny."
At American Apparel while "Around The World" plays via @MsLauraReeve

Why Dudes Can't Do Mimosas
"No, but dude, I can't do mimosas, cuz then I'll get all conscious about all the sugar I'm drinking."
In Culver City via @bzrong

What Would Jesus Do?
"If Jesus was drunk they'd make him walk in a straight line on water for his sobriety test."
In a jacuzzi via @mauraIess

"I didn't want to be on the show anyway!"
In Hollywood via @billythekidog

"I'll probably go out to dinner with him, but I Zillowed his address..."
via @iheartWallSt

"I'm from Bel Air. Like 'Fresh Prince of Bel Air'? I'm fucking Ashley in this bitch."
In the train via @IkeMoses

Oh Gawd
"Do you need me to demonstrate that I'm willing to do nudity...?"
At a casting call via @ms_meliarose

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It Happens
"Do you have paper towels, I just spilled my entire drink on Ron Jeremy."
At Arena Cinema via @ArenaScreen

Fingers Crossed
"She married into a religious family. Hopefully they're the drunk kind of religious."
Outside the Echoplex via @nikoriana

Not Even Sure About The Coffee
"My film degree and 25¢ gets me a cup of coffee."
At LAX via @LaurenInColor

No No No
"We need to up the bro quotient."
At Paramount via @MysteryExec

"Instead of an anti-bullying campaign, how about a pro-bullying campaign? Toughen up, America."
At the airport bar via @DanDShapiro

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 (In the e-mail, put "overheard" in the subject and tell us who said it, where they said it and any amusing context.)

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