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Game to post the Bizarre, Craziest & Dumbest laws in United States and Other Countries. (http://www.ihavesolved.com/30771/what-are-the-craziest-laws-you-can-think-of)

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In Washington DC, it's illegal to cross the road holding a chicken by its neck on a Saturday.

These are just in Wyoming !

All new buildings that cost over $100,000 to build must have %1 of funds spent on art work for the building.

It is illegal for women to stand within five feet of a bar while drinking.

You may not take a picture of a rabbit from January to April without an official permit.

It is illegal to spit on the steps of a school.

Junk dealers may not make any business transactions with drunk persons.

In California it's against the law to eat an orange in the bathtub. In Georgia, no one may carry an ice cream cone in their back pocket if it is Sunday and people aren't allowed to keep Donkeys in bathtubs and Persons under the age of 16 may not play pinball after 11:00 PM.

In Norfolk (VA), a woman can’t go out without wearing a corset. And if it's after sundown, she must be accompanied by a male chaperone. 

I won't be going to Norfolk anytime soon.  :angry:


Dan TheOtherTink

The law looks similar to Saudi Arabia.

TheOtherTink TheOtherTink

Yes, but at least in Norfolk, it seems that the male chaperone need not be a close relative. :O

And a corset is not as bad as a burqa.  :D

Marianne TheOtherTink


Lol - me neither! :D

In Atlanta, it is against the law to tie a giraffe to a telephone pole or street lamp. In Columbus, it is illegal to wear a hat in a movie theater. In Alabama, It is considered an offense to open an umbrella on a street
Some examples:

You can be arrested or fined for harassing Bigfoot (Washington)

It’s against the law for a woman to drive a car in Main Street unless her husband is walking in front of the car waving a red flag (Waynesboro, Virginia)

A motorist with criminal intentions must stop at the city limits and telephone the chief of police as he is entering the town (Washington)

In San Antonio, flirting is against the law (Texas)

If you have mustaches, it’s illegal for you to kiss a woman (Eureka, Nevada)

It’s illegal to attend a public event or use public transport within 4 hours of eating an onions or garlic (Indiana)

If you are found stealing soap, you must wash yourself until the bar of soap has been completely used up (Arizona)

Link: http://justsomething.co/the-22-most-ridiculous-us-laws-still-in-effect-today-2/2/