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Cops Tailgating

In message <199706191919.MAA61360@rho.ben2.ucla.edu> Michael Williams writes:

> Yes, they only need to have reasonable cause...thats it...scary 
> stuff......

I crossed the "packhorse bridge" at Trier from Luxembourg to Germany in a 
friend's Golf GTI once.  We were pulled over.
"Do you have anything to declare?"
"Do you have any cigarettes?"
   "Yes, 200 duty-free"
"How many cigarettes do you have?"
[Q&A repeated three times]
"Please get out of the car"
"You have more than 200 cigarettes.  There's a packet with three in it on the 

Five hours.  Who says the Germans aren't inventive?

 Phil Payne
 Committee Member, UK Audi [ur-]quattro Owners Club