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CNN's amusing advice on how to fake being an L.A. local
CNN's amusing advice on how to fake being an L.A. local

Here's a teeny-tiny idea, courtesy a slideshow on CNN.com attached to a summertime desperation slideshow story entitled “How to be an L.A. Local – 8 Tips for Faking It.” I suppose it's a compliment that in the city with an unmerited reputation for being fake down to its Louboutin-or-knockoff soles, newbies should strive to fake authenticity.  1. "BLENDING IN, L.A. STYLE Don’t be weirded out by Venice Beach. If every day is like an R-rated variety show overseen by an LSD aficionado--and in Venice Beach it is--you deal with it. Calmly..." Non-locals’ premiere mistake: About 4 million people live in the city of L.A., only about 30,000...

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