Archive for August, 2011

Wednesday One-Liners (Sing Along If You Know the Words)

20-something hipster girl: They're making a mix tape, and to be honest I'm a little jealous I'm not a part of it.

–Union Square

Overheard by: ttench

Very pretty and petite, professionally-dressed coworker: The cover band didn't perform Incubus very well, which was highly disappointing.

–W 38th St

Dad to eight-year-old: UC Santa Cruz, Sophie, I think is where the Grateful Dead archives are kept.

–Sterling Place, Park Slope

Overheard by: Chloe

Clueless yuppie-cholo singing Let It Be): I could have been the fifth Beatle. If I was 30 years older. And dead. Like John.

–N Train

Overheard by: erkal

Teenage girl: Why does Santa Claus remind me of John Denver?

–L Train

Chick, reading laptop: Oh man! Ke$ha and I have even more in common than I thought: "Right before I go onstage, I lather my body in baby oil and cover my entire body with a shield of glitter. Because it just pops!"

–Mercer & 4th

Overheard by: Hunter Freyer

You Can Shove Your Wednesday One-Liners Where the Sun Don't Shine!

Teen girl to friend: My poem is "Santa Claus is coming to town." It's all about anal!

–Nice Guy Eddie's

Boyfriend to girlfriend: Look, I know you love anal sex, but…

–23rd & Broadway

Young suit to another: Tell her you've had anal with hotter chicks with a better attitude…

–Hairy Monk, 25th & 3rd

Overheard by: Francis

Guy deep in conversation, looking up and sniffing: Smells like anal sex.

–30 Rock

European Wednesday One-Liners

Man with Bluetooth, yelling: What does it matter? One pee hole is just like any other pee hole!

–103rd & Broadway

Student: What did you do, jump in your piss?

–Bronx High School of Science

Overheard by: urbanadventurer

Boy to aunt: Can you explain something to me? How do girls manage to pee on the seat?


Elegant suit: I mean, how am I supposed to walk in the club and have my swag on when I gotta pee like a racehorse?

–10th St & Ave A

30-something tall woman on cell: How do you go from missionary style to peeing in the mouth? Are you kidding me?

–Leroy & 7th

Overheard by: MA

Wednesday One-Liners Out the Wazoo

40-something man on cell: You can't take a dollar out of my ass and put it into your own ass, you bitch. You can't! (pause) I'm sorry, you bitch.


Guy to friend: And then I just stuck my fingers in her ass.

–13th St b/w 2nd &nd 1st

40-something to friend: I'm gonna fuck that fuckin' pussy and put my thumb up in her butthole.

–Central Park

Short balding fat tattooed guy in gym lockers: How the hell did I get glitter up my ass??!!

–New York Sports Club locker room – 59th/Park

Overheard by: jason

Wednesday One-Liners Prefer Gym, Tan, Laundry

Woman examining long hair on her chin: I'm gonna pluck this sucker!

–Ikea Cafeteria, Brooklyn

Overheard by: J

Preteen skater boy to preteen skater friends: I don't want to go to a shitty spa, I want to go to a good spa.

–10th St & Ave A

Overheard by: TeddySmalls

Drunk girl in bathroom to friends: Like, okay, I really can't be too hungover for tomorrow. I have to get my hair bleached.

–Irish Exit, 52nd & 2nd

Overheard by: alicia

Waxer, waving brightly at departing client: Bye bye! Sorry about the torture!

–Day Spa, 33rd St.

Overheard by: Ladle

Would You Like It As a Suppository?

Preppy-looking 30-something, pointing to the rice: Ew! What is that green stuff?
Underpaid Chipotle employee: It's cilantro.
Preppy-looking 30-something: I don't even know what that is. Why would you put that there?

–Chipotle, Union Square

Overheard by: shorty j

Openly-Gay-Bishop-Having Motherfuckers

Husband: It's air-conditioned in here!
Wife: Jesus Christ, not so loud! It's a church, for god's sake.
Husband, after long pause: This isn't a catholic church, is it?
Wife: Really? Then what the hell are we doing here? (they get up and leave)

–Trinity Church

Overheard by: E. Driscoll

One Sip Left My Whole Mouth Burning!

Gay guy #1: I wanna try something new, maybe a white chocolate mocha…
Gay guy #2: I tried a white chocolate mocha once… His name was Pierre! Ooooh, score one for me!

–Starbucks, 14th St & 8th Ave

I Suppose I Could Just Hurt Their Feelings

Pretty girl #1: I swear I would make such a good spy…
Pretty girl #2: You could like, kill people?
Pretty girl #1: Well, if I could get over the killing part. All that blood…
Pretty girl #2: Yeah, blood's kind of icky…

–Natural History Museum

College: Encapsulated.

College guy #1: Dude, I was wasted last night.
College guy #2: Nah, dude, I was so wasted last night.
College guy #1: No, dude. I was wasted last night.
College guy #2: Dude. I was wasted. Like wassteddddd.
College guy #1: Dude, I was definitely more wasted than you.
College guy #2: Whatever, man.

–Broadway & Prince