Did you know....
In Pacific Grove, California its a misdemeanor to kill or threaten a butterfly.
That cats or dogs can't have sex without a permit in Ventura County, California.
Or that a hairpin is considered a concealed weapon in Chicago, Illinois. And it is illegal for a woman that weighs 200 pounds to ride horses in shorts.
And in Michigan it is illegal for a woman to cut her hair without her husband's consent.
That it is illegal to mock skunks in Minnesota.
That it's illegal to sell beer while wearing a Santa Claus suit even if you are a dog in Ohio.
In Seattle, Washington it is illegal to sell lollipops. Suckers however, are fine.
That it is illegal to ride a streetcar on Sunday after eating garlic in Toronto, Canada.
In Cleveland, Ohio its illegal to capture mice without a hunting license.
In Arizona, its illegal to hunt camels.
Its illegal for a man to wear a strapless gown in Miami, Florida.
In Connecticut it is illegal to walk across the street on your hands.
It is also illegal for a flying saucer to land in the city of Avignon, France.
In Texas, it is illegal to milk another person's cow.
And, in Kentucky, it is illegal for a woman to appear in a bathing suit on a highway unless she is:
- escorted by at least two police officers
- armed with a club
- lighter than 90 pounds or more than 200 pounds.
These wonderful illegalities were discovered by a friend of mine at a Detroit radio station. He passed them onto me.
Know some other weird out dated laws that exist on the books? Drop me a line, right here on Teasas World.
Its also illegal to carry an ice cream cone in your pocket in Kentucky.
However, in Louisiana it is illegal to rob a bank, and then shoot the teller with a water pistol.
In Alaska its illegal to look at a moose from a flying vehicle.
In Atlanta, Georgia, its illegal to tie a giraffe to a telephone pole or street lamp.
In Idaho, it is forbidden by law for one citizen to give another citizen a box of candy that weighs more than 50 pounds.
Yet, in the state of New York, it is illegal to shoot a rabbit from a trolley car.
In Somalia, Africa it is illegal to carry old gum on the tip of your nose.
In New Jersey, it is illegal to slurp soup.
In Arkansas, a man is allowed to beat his wife, but no more than once a month.