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A collection of weird events, news, and happenings in and around Greater Palm Springs and the Coachella Valley

Salvation Mountain, one man's tribute to God featuring so much damn paint, can be found just east of the Salton Sea.  It's free, it was in that movie that one time, and I was bored one weekend, so I...
Well, it has been quite a run. But now, the temperature is getting warmer, both in the desert and up north, and the festivals are on the way - signaling that it's time for the snowbirds to pack up...
Coachella, thanks to what is a killer lineup, once again sold out in less than an hour. If you get shut out of tickets, there are still a few ways to get in. You could overpay for tickets from...
What would you do if you could go back in time? Kill Hitler? Save Lincoln from getting shot in that theater? Keep a young Justin Bieber off of YouTube? Well, whatever your plans for time travel may be, they...
Were you at Coachella this past weekend? Did you see Sia perform her amazing set? Were you wearing a onesie? Was your ass hanging out? If you answered yes to all of these questions, there is a certain someone...
What a time for Palm Springs Craigslist. While most of it is flooded today with people looking to unload Coachella wristbands for obscene prices (just go to the festival, radio contest winners!), there is one ad stands out.The posting,...
http://gty.im/83637813When it comes to rounding out your trio for a little hot threesome action, the last place you might think to look would be the waiting area of an urgent care. But, you are wrong!A missed connections posting on...
http://gty.im/485874563The Coachella Music and Arts Festival sells out fast, seriously though it is crazy how quickly wristbands get scooped up. For those left without access to the Empire Polo Field in Indio, and without a ton of cash to...
A video called "Two Grannies, One Lamborghini" has gone viral with over a million views in a week. The video has two elderly women driving a sports car. They mistake first gear for reverse, drive slower than the speed limit,...