East Coast, West Coast, Both the Best Coast New York vs. L.A. My friend Kaelea has some graphic feelings towards the New York/California rivalry: She’s got the "Yes!" and the "Maybe" polarity reversed, though. Related Posts Quote of the Day From Back East By admin L.A. vs. NYC Six Month Report Card: Things That Are Easier in L.A. By admin Kind Words By admin About The Author admin 2 Comments Kaelea hahahaaaaaaa! sorry buddy, SF is bestest! militant angeleno Ummm – “Coast?” Only a paltry 130 miles of that orange colored state is a “Coast.” Compared to 840 miles for the more superior state.