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Rain dance: Meet the Coachella swim team hopefuls

coachella friday 2012 rain clouds

Photo by @katablz via Twitter


Coachella 2012 welcomed tens of thousands of underdressed and ill-prepared music enthusiasts to its swim team tryouts on Friday. Hopefuls will contend with wind, rain, mud, cold and the dream of the 90s, which is still alive, in Indio, as evidenced by James playing "Laid" over the live stream