Mudcat Café message #888662 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #56733   Message #888662
Posted By: gaber
12-Feb-03 - 12:26 PM
Thread Name: Folklore: favorite southern US expression
Subject: RE: favorite southern US expression
"Tiny propellers" = Tiene Papeles = Do You have Papers?

It's what Border Patrol agents with a southern accent say to Mexicans near the US-Mexico Border.