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15 Conversations Overheard In Los Angeles

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As a resident of the City of Angels for almost a decade, I can tell you that it’s home to all manner of kooks. Delusional actors! Delusional social media influencers! Delusional health gurus! Plus, all sorts of grounded, creative, brilliant, hilarious, and downright awesome people.

So it’s no surprise that the Instagram account Overheard LA is so entertaining. Every day, the account shares real conversations overheard in Los Angeles. Founder Jesse Margolis was inspired after overhearing a conversation about a health food store. Margolis toldย Bored Panda that he receives over 100 submissions a day, and shares only the best of the best. We really try to select things that are both funny and feel like they are breaking new ground,” he said. “We get a lot of great submissions, and really try to post new, original content every day that doesn’t feel stale.”

Since the account was created in 2015, it’s amassed over 1 million followers, and now has several spinoffs in other cities like San Francisco and New York. Scroll down and enjoy 15 of the weirdest things overheard in Los Angeles. It’s like eavesdropping, and you won’t ever get caught!

 

1. We did it all for the #content.

 

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Philz Coffee. Hollywood. ๐Ÿ˜€๐Ÿคซ Overheard by Anonymous ๐Ÿ“ฅ #audioslave #overheardla

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2. Just a typical day in Hollyweed.

 

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The Hundreds Warehouse. DTLA. ๐Ÿ˜ถ๐Ÿš€ Overheard by @joshgipson_ ๐Ÿ“ฅ #spaceboy #overheardla

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3. Someone call Child Protective Services!

4. Youย must follow the dress code.

5. Do I know you from somewhere?

6. Mazel tov!

 

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Friend. EDEN by Eden Sassoon. Weho. ๐ŸŽธโœก Overheard by @itsmicaylakay ๐Ÿ“ฅ #weekendpass #overheardla

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7. The Valley is basically a different country.

 

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Starbucks. Silver Lake. ๐Ÿ”๐Ÿ” Overheard by @discovering.dezi ๐Ÿ“ฅ #NorthOfTheWall #overheardla

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8. But is it Paleo?

 

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Erewhon. Venice. ๐Ÿคทโ€โ™‚๏ธ๐Ÿต Overheard by @missjuliecherrytree ๐Ÿ“ฅ #PaleoDiet #overheardla

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9. Don’t forget about the Museum of Jurassic Technology!

 

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In an Uber. West Hollywood. ๐Ÿ‘ฅ๐Ÿ‘ฅ Overheard by @caitchock ๐Ÿ“ฅ #artforms #overheardla

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10. Parenting in the digital age.

 

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South Bay. ๐Ÿฅ๐Ÿ’ธ Overheard by @danielleemilie ๐Ÿ“ฅ #LoanShark #overheardla

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11. The circle of life.

12. No, I don’t know what this means, either.

 

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** This is from a few months ago South Paw. Silver Lake. ๐ŸŒš๐Ÿ”ฎ Overheard by Anonymous ๐Ÿ“ฅ #Loonar #overheardla

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13. Make sure your neighborhood has a good dog therapist.

 

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Newport Beach. ๐Ÿ˜ฐ๐Ÿฉ๐Ÿบ Overheard by @notoriously_nina ๐Ÿ“ฅ #epigenetics #overheardla

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14. ALWAYS fly into Bob Hope.

 

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Friends. Burbank. โ˜•๏ธ๐Ÿข Overheard by @tennesseehwilliams ๐Ÿ“ฅ #throwback #PaymentPlan #overheardla

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15. Well, it’s over for us as a species. We had a good run.

 

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Party. Highland Park. ๐Ÿง๐Ÿ˜“ Overheard by Anonymous ๐Ÿ“ฅ #souljourney #overheardla

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