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Border Security: Live TV or Fake?
« on: April 11, 2010, 08:18:32 PM »
Me and my brother are having an argument about Border Security, a Channel 7 show about tourists/drug dealers (mainly asian) getting caught smuggling drugs, animals etc. to australia (again...mainly asian). I still don't believe its all "real", yet my brother believes it is. Anyone watch this show?, what your opinion on it and many other "live" shows

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Re: Border Security: Live TV or Fake?
« Reply #1 on: April 11, 2010, 08:19:55 PM »
Lol just watched it today, with some raging old guy and some animals (snakes) being sent over here, i had no idea what it was on about tho...
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Re: Border Security: Live TV or Fake?
« Reply #2 on: April 11, 2010, 08:26:41 PM »
well i think its just pretaped and then shown later on
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Re: Border Security: Live TV or Fake?
« Reply #3 on: April 11, 2010, 08:32:55 PM »
I'm pretty sure it's real, I mean they always have the sign up "Filming for Border Security" at the airport, right?
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Re: Border Security: Live TV or Fake?
« Reply #4 on: April 11, 2010, 08:33:53 PM »
Yeah agreed with TrueLight- I don't think it would be fake. What I'm wondering is if they got the permission from the people that they filmed if they could broadcast it on tv...
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Re: Border Security: Live TV or Fake?
« Reply #5 on: April 11, 2010, 08:35:32 PM »
yeah im sure because sometimes they blur people faces in the background
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Re: Border Security: Live TV or Fake?
« Reply #6 on: April 11, 2010, 08:39:50 PM »
I reckon its fake.

seriously, once there was this old dude from russia or something. and he came to australia without extra clothes, had about 500$ in his wallet and didn't know anyone. They forced him to take a shower and everything. weirdest person.
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Re: Border Security: Live TV or Fake?
« Reply #7 on: April 11, 2010, 08:41:34 PM »
I reckon its fake.

seriously, once there was this old dude from russia or something. and he came to australia without extra clothes, had about 500$ in his wallet and didn't know anyone. They forced him to take a shower and everything. weirdest person.
I think I remember that one, was that on tv a while ago? Apparently they said he was really really smelly (lmao) and he didn't know how to use a shower... :S If not, I might be thinking of something else :P
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Re: Border Security: Live TV or Fake?
« Reply #8 on: April 11, 2010, 08:45:15 PM »
With heaps of people from so many different backgrounds coming in everyday, it's not uncommon for stuff like this to happen ;D

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Re: Border Security: Live TV or Fake?
« Reply #9 on: April 11, 2010, 08:53:45 PM »
I reckon its fake.

seriously, once there was this old dude from russia or something. and he came to australia without extra clothes, had about 500$ in his wallet and didn't know anyone. They forced him to take a shower and everything. weirdest person.
I think I remember that one, was that on tv a while ago? Apparently they said he was really really smelly (lmao) and he didn't know how to use a shower... :S If not, I might be thinking of something else :P

yeah thats the one lol
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Re: Border Security: Live TV or Fake?
« Reply #10 on: April 11, 2010, 09:01:59 PM »
the stuff is real i think. they always edit out any mistakes made by customs officers tho

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Re: Border Security: Live TV or Fake?
« Reply #11 on: April 11, 2010, 09:52:04 PM »
Yeah don't think they would go to all this trouble for nothing.
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Re: Border Security: Live TV or Fake?
« Reply #12 on: April 11, 2010, 09:54:36 PM »
They usually put on episode repeats.
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