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Downtown Los Angeles is at present one of the most squalid places in the United States.
-- Los Angeles
Christopher Isherwood

?Los Angeles is a constellation of plastic?
-- Miami and the Siege of Chicago
Norman Mailer

The violet hush of twilight was descending over Los Angeles as my hostess, Violet Hush, and I left its suburbs headed towards Hollywood. In the distance a glow of huge piles of burning motion-picture scripts lit up the sky. The crisp tang of frying writers and directors whetted my appetite. How good it was to be alive, I thought, inhaling deep lungfulls of carbon monoxide.
-- Strictly from Hunger
S.J. Perelman

I think it's only right that crazy people should have their own city, but I cannot for the life of me see why a sane person would want to go there.
-- The Lost Continent
Bill Bryson

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