Abandoned Couches

A couch just for Jenny by Peggy Archer
February 26, 2007, 12:49 pm
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Jenny Burman at LA Observed’s Echo Park outpost, Chicken Corner, wrote in a post awhile back that she wished we’d do closer shots of some of the couches on the blog.

Who am I to deny such a reasonable request from such a fine blogger?

Jenny, this one’s for you:


Spotted near Beverly and Fairfax.

The couch drought is over! by Peggy Archer
February 25, 2007, 12:02 pm
Filed under: Peggy's couches


I haven’t been seeing many couches lately (of course, I’ve been standing on set for 14 hours a day – I can’t imagine that’s had anything to do with it), but they seem to be coming back.

Taken on Ivar near Sunset.

A suburban couch by stan42
February 24, 2007, 4:17 pm
Filed under: Stan's couches

Today’s couch comes from Temple City, deep in the San Gabriel Valley suburbs of Los Angeles:

It just, um, fell off the truck… by stan42
February 19, 2007, 1:42 pm
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On yesterday’s bike ride, I spotted this couch on the side of the 5 freeway, right across from Griffith Park. This one really did look like it fell off the truck:

Then, on the way home, I saw this one, which was not so dramatic. It was on Ave 50 in Highland Park:

A prime specimen by stan42
February 5, 2007, 11:44 pm
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I went on a bike ride Saturday. On the way home, I took the ‘scenic’ route through Montebello, and I came across this prime specimen of the abandoned couch:

Apparently, Lincoln Ave is a favorite spot for dumping stuff there, and they had lots of signs along the road announcing “No Dumping”, but it appears that nobody pays any attention to them.