Looks like you could kill someone out there -- and no one would know; but, then again, you already know that . . .
“Sì perché l'autorità dell'opinione di mille nelle scienze non val per una scintilla di ragione di un solo . . ."
-- Galileo "Biff" Galilei
Too bad it was so windy and you cannot hear the spluttering glops of the mud pots
IMDb: Most Popular Titles With Location Matching "Salton Sea, California, USA"
The one I remember was "The Monster that Challenged the World" starring a barely recognizable Tim Holt (Treasure of the Sierra Madre, Magnificent Ambersons). You can catch this on broadcast TV ever so often and it was on disc.
The Monster That Challenged the World (1957) - IMDb
I vaguely recall going with my parents to look at property when it was a real estate boom - touted as another Riviera Coast in Southern California. Boom turned to bust as the salination increased and smell from dead algae and fish began to overwhelm
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The Incredible Saga of the Salton Sea « Ted Landphair?s America
Grand Hotel... always the same. People come, people go. Nothing ever happens.