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L.A. Marathon Ruins Our Brunch Plans

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Brunch from Cliff's Edge in Silver Lake (Photo by goalbert via the LAist Featured Photos pool on Flickr)
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Ah, Sunday brunch. After a week’s worth of work and a weekend’s worth of going out, eggs, pancakes, mimosas and coffee are the answer to all of our problems. That is until the L.A. Marathon comes around and ruins everything. Angelenos took to Twitter to vent their frustrations that the marathon seriously encroached upon brunch time. (Or maybe they just made us feel badly about destroying a chilaquiles burrito in literally two minutes.)

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Others were just trying to get dehydrated runners from the L.A. Marathon (and San Diego's concurrent half-marathon) and marathon watchers wasted.

Gatorade mimosas for everyone.

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