Tijuana Toy Run—Makeshift
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Bikers and gangsters unite in holiday spirit to deliver gifts to eager youngsters

— Tijuana Toy Run

The first winner was escorted to the stage. He tipped his tiny head back, and a ripping wail escaped from beneath the drawn hood of his red sweatshirt. Tears soon followed.

Dozens of children gazed from behind yellow police tape as a large, skullcapped biker lifted the sobbing victor and balanced him atop the prize: a black bicycle, brand-new and decked out with the smallest of training wheels and metallic blue-and-purple streamers. He froze in distress, his legs jerking a few times to avoid the pedals.

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