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A young Mexican man swims in the Rio Grande close to the United States side of the border with Mexico June 30, 2007 in El Paso, Texas. The young man and fellow pleasure swimmers did not attempt to go further into the United States and therefore were not stopped by the Border Patrol from using the good diving point. Life on the river continues despite the U.S. Senate failing to pass a comprehensive immigration reform bill this week in Washington. By Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images.

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