An utterance that is so stupid, funny, or ironic that it epitomizes life in New York City and deserves submission to Overheard in New York.
You're in a Brooklyn diner and hear a kid reading the want ads exclaim, "Hey this company wants a biotch!" His friend looks at it and says, "That says biotech, you dumbass." You've got an overheard and you need to share it with the rest of the world.
A type of Facebook group, originating at the University of Western Ontario in Canada, in which people post things (stupid, embarrassing, or sexual) that they have "overheard" on school/campus grounds.
Groups include titles like "Overheard at Fanshawe College" etc.
Guy 1: Man I've been saying stupid shit all day so that I could get on overheard.
Guy 2: Shut up. You're annoying.