This Is What 72 Bags of Cocaine Look Inside Your Intestines

A 20-year-old Irish man was caught by the Brazilian Federal Police with 72 bags of cocaine inside his intestines. This is how he looked inside, using a three-dimensional computed tomography body scanner. It's actually more disgusting than I expected.

I will never look at Cheetos in the same way again.

In total, he was carrying 830 grams (1.8 pounds) of coke when he was arrested on September 12 at Congonhas Airport in Sao Paulo, Brazil, when he was about to take a flight to Brussels, Belgium. That's $207,000 in the market.

Drug mules get paid from $1600 to more than $8000 per trip. [Independent via MSNBC]