1. When you meet someone you like but find out they live on the other side of town:
2. When you find out it's going to rain tomorrow:
3. When an impatient driver honks at you for absolutely no reason:
4. When bottomless brunch goes until nightfall:
5. When you're the first person to jump into the pool at the pool party:
6. When all your friends start moving to the Valley:
7. When you've made plans to go out in DTLA but you can't pull yourself off the couch to start the journey:
8. When you have an overly friendly Lyft driver and know it's going to be a long ride:
9. When you need to drive back from the Westside, but it's rush hour, so...
10. When your friends are always trying to pitch you their "next big project":
11. When you show off the Griffith Observatory to out-of-towners for the millionth time:
12. When there's traffic as far as the eye can see...but you embrace it and blast your favorite music:
13. When you're trying desperately to swipe right on a real person and not a headshot:
14. When you legitimately don't know if your friend is talking about an audition or a date:
15. When you walk up to a celebrity in a bar, even though you have no clue what you want to say:
16. When you go on a great walk and fall in love with your city all over again:
You and LA — it's a beautiful love story. And so is La La Land, now now available for rent on iTunes!
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