You should read Overheard in New York because it's alsome.
Below is a little tidbit just to give you a hint of the alsomeness provided (and gathered) by regular folks.
"At the End Of the Day, It's All About Big Bits"
(about the Sex and the City movie)
Woman #1 : Yeah, I never saw the series but I think I'll still understand the movie.
Woman #2: Oh, yeah. I watched the whole series 'til the end.
Woman #1: Which one's Carrie?
Woman #2: Sarah Parker is Carrie. Yeah, and she was with this guy for a loooooong time. A loooong long time.
Woman #1: Yeah?
Woman #2: Yeah, they call him "Mista bits."
Woman #1: What do they call him?
Woman #2: Mista bits.
--Downtown E Train