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Overheard in L.A.: You're Not In Portland Any More
This week's edition of Overheard in L.A. features bits of overheard conversation from dressing rooms, restaurants and concerts as we attempt to withstand slightly cooler weather.
Overheard of the Week
"You're not in Portland any more. You don't have to do shit for free."
Dressing Room Conundrum Pt. I
"Can you FaceTime me and tell me if this is too slutty?"
Dressing Room Conundrum Pt. II
"Mom, where's the logo? I can't see it. I don't want it if it doesn't have the logo."
Break The Overheard In L.A. Tag
"We are the generation that sticks their butt out."
No, That's Dippin' Berry
"Is Pinkberry the one that sells the little dots of ice cream?"
Is It Getting Cold ...
"When I look at my phone and it says 70 degrees, I find that to be mildly chilly."
... Or Is It Getting Hot?
“Why is it still so hot? I just want to wear a boot and a sweater!”
Scary Questions When You Travel For The Holidays
"Who's Christopher Nolan?"
Stop The Williamsburgification!
"We should do something totally crazy. Like go to a random bar in Echo Park, Silver Lake or, like, somewhere hipster."
His Favorite Varietal Is Called Personal Strainer
"He's a personal trainer, but he specializes in marijuana fitness."
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