Ultra 2013: Five New and International Names for Molly, According to UMF Ravers

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Mexican Tachas

Norman Reyes "wanted to be part of the biggest party in the whole world" and Eduardo Gonzalez "loves electronic music" so much that they decided to make the trek from Mexico to Downtown Miami for their first Ultra Music Festival. But when we asked them about Molly, they seemed a little confused.

"Molly? No, in Mexico, it's called tachas," Reyes said.

"And in Brazil," Gonzalez spontaneously added, "it's called balas."

South Florida's "Have a Good Night" Drug

South Florida locals Arianna Lewczak and Dave Lumbar were in line getting food when we asked them for a favorite Molly nickname.

"I don't know," Lewczak said, struggling to find a Molly alternative.

"Shit," Lumbar interrupted, chuckling as he conjured a catchy nickname. "Uh, have a good night?"

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