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What's the ugliest interesection in L.A.? There are quite a few candidates

March 7, 2011 | 12:05 pm

Google-melrose It started when Kurt Andersen, the radio host and former Spy and New York magazine editor, sent out a tweet nominating the intersection of Olympic and Sepulveda boulevards as the ugliest corner in Los Angeles.

http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/.a/6a00d8341c630a53ef01157209e0d7970b-pi Of course, anyone who drives L.A. knows there are many candidates for that crown. And on Twitter, others have submitted their own.

Talk back LAThere's Sunset and Alvarado, 2nd and Los Angeles, Fairfax and Fountain, Pico and La Brea, La Cienega and Melrose (home to what some consider the ugliest building in L.A.), and even Fairfax and 3rd (home to the L.A. Farmers Market).

What are we missing? Submit your ugly corners below.

Photos, from top: The corner of Melrose Avenue and La Cienega Boulevard; the view from Third Street and Fairfax Avenue of the L.A. Farmers Market. Credits: Google maps; Los Angeles Times