Busted at the Border!

What could be more innocuous than a hose reel in the back of a pick up truck full of gardening equipments? Obviously it's a gardener going to work, right?

Would you have guessed that it's a cleverly disguised bin used to smuggle marijuana across the border?

The Los Angeles Times has a gallery of some of the most unusual border busts ever, including pictures of people stuffed into engine compartments ...

... secret hidey-hole under the car floor ...

... and then there's this beauty:

Yes, folks - that's a man sewn into the upholstery of a van seat!

More at the Los Angeles Times: http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/nation/wire/kswb-pg-border-busts,0,5426241.photogallery

(Photos: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)

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The ancestors a previous commentator talks about settled precisely on what was Mexican territory, taken through the most illegal means. It`s very paradoxical and sad.
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Your ancestors did not have to go through the same process as now, which seems to be some sort of cruel hazing ritual.

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