Can a Cartoon Character be an Illegal Migrant?

Dora the Explorer is portrayed in a police mugshot with a black eye

The state of Arizona in the USA has passed tough new anti illegal migrant laws. a BBC article says “Campaigners against a controversial new immigration law in the US state of Arizona have adopted a popular children’s cartoon character as a symbol of their cause. Dora the Explorer has taught millions of American children basic Spanish phrases on her Nickelodeon TV show. But a doctored image on the internet now shows the cartoon heroine with a black eye in a police mugshot. Her alleged crimes? Illegal border crossing and resisting arrest”.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/8698065.stm

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