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walking fools

i am not a los angeles native
i've been living here for 3 1/2 years and i've never driven in los angeles
i don't even have a license!
ryan and i live a car free life in this"car-centric city"
when i tell people (who are not city planners) that we don't drive everywhere, they usually think we are either weird or crazy... what does that mean? i am not sure
but i think i am neither
i just prefer to use transit, walk or ride my bike... and sometimes uber, which i must admit saves ryan a lot of tired/drunk sofi fuss :)

recently, i read an article on a blog (that i thought was amazing; however after the article, not so sure) about this woman who "tried"walking in los angeles for a week. i say "tried" because what i read was that she just mostly rode in her friends cars (and uber) and hardly talked about what she saw while walking. her conclusion was even: "a person really cannot get around by foot in this city."

the article was very d…