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Overheard in L.A.: Gays of Our Lives
This week's round-up of overheard snippets of conversation come from on the set, Wondercon, homesick Angelenos in SXSW and, as always, Runyon Canyon.
Overheard of the Week
"This show's gonna change to Gays of Our Lives!"
First Things First
"Lord that tuck is healthy."
At a drag show via @willambelli
The Combination Sounded So Promising
"I don't know if it was the KFC or the percocet last Friday night but I felt like shit all weekend."
Person 1: "I will never, EVER be as stressed as you. You're doing 100 things at once."
Person 2: "I'm a PUBLICIST Lauren, what do you want from me?!"
Tumblr Subtracts a Few Inches
"Omg! I follow you on Tumblr! You're taller in person!"
Hollywood via @amandamp14
The New Crack
"Quinoa is just so addictive, you know. So good!"
"Do you remember the first time you knew what your name was?"
Teen: "He told me he wanted somebody exactly like me, but not me."
At a bus stop via @chrisburdick
"Bora Bora is an EXCELLENT place to take psychedelics [long pause] Anyway, I'm taking a shit right now."
LAX bathroom stall via @TaoRuspoli
This Is At Wondercon, Obviously
"Have you guys seen the Klingon version of A Christmas Carol?"
You Can Take the Vegetarian Out of L.A.
"Can [you] put BBQ sauce on tofu?"
Austin airport en route to L.A. via @lguetschow
"Westwood? That's like the LA version of New Jersey."
Runyon Canyon via @maison21
As Long As They're Not Rolling Their Eyes
Cafe Gratitude waitress: "Wow, everyone is just so beautiful"
But Only in the United States
"If your videos have a British accent doing voice-over, people are going to believe what he's saying."
Conference call via @mattcharney
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