'Decaying corpse' put through airport security

Passengers at Atlanta International Airport got a shock last week...

This May Be The 'Strangest Thing' That's Gone Through TSA Checkpoint

Airport security checkpoints can be trying - but everyone and everything boarding a plane has to go through them.

Even decaying corpse props.

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On Sunday, the TSA shared a photo of one passing through a scanner at the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.

Included in the Twitter post is the comment, "Talk about deadheading... This crusty ol' chap is actually a prop from the #TexasChainsawMassacre movie."

Many who responded to the image questioned whether it really was a prop or just a passenger who had stood in line for too long...

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