After a few too many seasons of Border Patrol I always want to be very careful with my customs declaration when I get back into Calgary. I have found it useful (although sometimes alarming) to write out a list of everything I have bought with the approximate Canadian dollar pricing so that I have some… Continue reading Anything to declare?
I know that this TV series which was aired on National Geographic had a lot of fans – myself included. Unfortunately the series has been pulled because of some rights violations so now we will no longer be able to sit in our lounges and pass judgment on people who are “pulled over” going through… Continue reading BORDER SECURITY TV SERIES
I love watching Border Security – the documentary series that follows the events at the border both at airports and on the road. Having spent so much time in airports myself it is just fascinating to watch what people will try to take into another country. It’s not just the drugs but the other stuff… Continue reading Dirty little secrets
Yes they made a movie about this – pretty bad one actually – but fantasy becomes reality on an Egypt Air flight recently. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/12/04/egyptair-snake-on-plane-emergency-landing-passenger-bitten_n_2238602.html So you can imagine the reaction when there really is a snake on a flight. Images abound when you google “snakes on a plane” – some of them from the film… Continue reading Snakes on planes – monkeys in pants