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Tuesday, April 17th, 2007
1:26 pm
On the Last R5 into the City, Friday Night
"I got that tattooed in a no-show place."
(drunk Villanova girl referring to 'Only God Can Judge You')
Sunday, January 29th, 2006
10:00 am
For Pete's Sake
One girl with big hoops in her ears says to another girl: "Where is this beer from?"
Other girl: Belgium
hoop girl: Belgium, that's in Germany right?

Sunday, December 4th, 2005
2:18 pm
"I'd cut her if my ID was sharper"

- Seven Eleven on the Temple Campus


"Ouch! My feets be tired!"

-Broad and Diamond
Thursday, November 10th, 2005
1:50 pm
Wednesday, November 2nd, 2005
1:10 pm
teen as he boards and trips onto the LUCY bus at 30th & JFK:
"Whoa, Lucy! Damn!"
1:07 pm
Tuesday, November 1st, 2005
7:19 pm
at work tonight, in the library
"My siblings are old enough to have kids but they don't. They can't even get dates."

--the kid working at the desk with the new video-enabled ipod
Friday, October 21st, 2005
5:33 pm
Archaic Philadelphia Cop Slang?
Two bike cops in Chestnut Hill, yelling at a group of kids to go catch their trains and go home.

Cop 1: Why don't they just go catch their trains?

Cop 2: Because they'd rather hang around bein' a bunch of slapped asses, all messin' around and shit!


Current Mood: baffled
Friday, October 14th, 2005
2:08 pm
K bus
"It runs in my family. I got the syphilis from my grandma's side, so I gots to watch what I eat and shit."

Another girl on the bus says, on her cellphone, "Oh, and I just remembered I need to get condoms on the way home from work tonight..."
10:24 am
Again Two Student walking down the hall past my office door:
Student 1: "Somebody has got to have a frickin' piece of DNA that...(indecipherable)"
Student 2: "Right"
Tuesday, October 11th, 2005
8:40 pm
Walking by my office - two people talking:
One guy is relating to the other something that he overheard apparently while waiting in a foodtruck line.

"And so the guys gets up there and orders a broccolli burrito - And the guy says to him 'Where do you see a broccolli burrito on the menu?"
5:21 pm
penn's campus: 37th and locust
A girl on her cell phone:

"Yeah, I look REALLY Jappy today."
12:51 am
Inky cartoon found on the wall of a
local taproom recreating an actual
conversation overheard at that same bar:

2 men sitting at the bar. One says to the other -

"She wants a guy with savoir-faire but I
dont even have subway fare..."
Friday, September 30th, 2005
11:07 am
Overheard from a bathroom stall in the PSFS Lowe's lobby:
I am washing my hands, finishing up. Someone in one of the stalls was doing the Direct COnnect with their cellphone:

"I had a hoagie and some fries and ice cream with nuts"
10:36 am
overheard at work
"Can we please stop talking about Wilford Brimley now?"
8:13 am
Heard on the Shuttle bus
"We need a lot of abnormal brains. Do you have any?"
Wednesday, September 14th, 2005
1:33 pm
37th and Market
Man shows my co-worker and I his green bracelet and states, "Gotta' keep it green like us ex-crackheads say."
Sunday, September 11th, 2005
7:09 pm
Outside my window at 16th & Pine.
An angry man yells, "Go ahead and call the cops! Go ahead! Matter of fact, I AM A COP!"
Thursday, September 1st, 2005
3:30 pm
Cliff Beefchest: He's already lying to you!
Airhead: Like I care!

16th & JFK
Thursday, August 25th, 2005
5:18 pm
"Shake Your Ass for Jesus"
--The best bumper sticker I've ever seen on I95.
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