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Sunday, April 22, 2012

Coachella on 420: Meet the Most Stoned Festivalgoers

Posted By on Sun, Apr 22, 2012 at 2:16 PM

Molly Bergen
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*The Best of Coachella: Friday, April 20

*Our Complete Coachella Coverage

Friday was 4/20. It was also Coachella. And so, the percentage of festival-goers who were stoned rose from a paltry 75 percent to a full 98 percent. (These estimates come courtesy of LA Weekly music editor Ben Westhoff, who did a small survey with a margin of error of plus or minus 45 percent.)

Believe it or not, folks were also wearing marijuana garb! We talked to some of them about, you know, music and life and music and stuff.

Sparkly Shades Senorita (above)

Band most excited to see: Black Keys

Favorite album to listen to while high: "Anything. Whatever's on."

Favorite strain: "Anything. What do you have?"

Molly Bergen
Hemp Belted Hottie

Band most excited to see: "I don't even know. Who's playing today? I'm excited about getting something to eat."

Favorite album to listen to high: Anything by Pink Floyd.

Favorite strain: "Whatever is around."

Molly Bergen
The Girl with the Green Necklace

Band most excited to see: Radiohead

Favorite album to listen to high: "I don't know."

Favorite strain: "What's in my bag right now. I don't remember what it's called."

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