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What silly old laws does your city have?

In Boise, ID it is illegal to fish from a camel's back on the Boise River. I do ever remember there ever being camels in Idaho, WTH? Tell me about your silly old laws.

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Asked by Bagofwind at 2:30 PM on Oct. 12, 2010 in Politics & Current Events

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  • There is a small college Town in Ohio where more than 5 unrelated girls were not allowed to live together... This was still a zoning law in the 90's.... So the college couldn't have sorority houses... But the boys could have fraternity houses....

    Answer by grlygrlz2 at 2:40 PM on Oct. 12, 2010

  • We have some doozies here in Portland (Oregon in general has some wacky ones)

    1) Minors may not enter a room where a "social game" is being played. (Portland)
    2) Trucks may not be parked on the street. (Portland)
    3) People may not whistle underwater. (Portland)
    4) Persons may not pass through a "traffic congestion thoroughfare" more than twice per night. (Portland)
    5) It's against the law for a wedding ceremony to be performed at a skating rink. (Portland)
    6) Ice cream may not be eaten on Sundays. (Oregon)
    7) It is illegal to whisper "dirty" things in your lover's ear during sex. (Oregon)
    8) It is illegal to walk down the street with your shoe laces untied. (Portland)
    9) It is illegal to pump your own gas. (Oregon)
    10 ) Oral Sex is illegal.................. (Oregon)


    Answer by pixie_trix at 2:43 PM on Oct. 12, 2010

  • In Miami, Fla: Women may be fined for falling asleep under a hair dryer, as can the salon owner.

    Answer by older at 2:54 PM on Oct. 12, 2010

  • We live on a one way street and so our grabage cans can only be stored on the east side of our house.

    Answer by UpSheRises at 3:19 PM on Oct. 12, 2010

  • OKAY....LOL:
    It is illegal to sleep in the nude.
    You cannot stand by a building without a good reason.
    .Oral sex is illegal,
    Citizens may not enter Wisconsin with a chicken on their head.......REALLY!
    Men who ride motorcycles must wear a shirt. (That is a good idea)
    Bathtubs must have feet.
    Okie dokie

    Answer by gertie41 at 6:29 PM on Oct. 12, 2010

  • Okay---forgot to mention the state is Minnesota.

    Answer by gertie41 at 6:30 PM on Oct. 12, 2010

  • In NC. it is illegal to sing out of tune. OOPS!

    Answer by jesse123456 at 7:55 PM on Oct. 12, 2010

  • In NC. it is illegal to sing out of tune. OOPS!

    Dude, I'm f'd in NC.. I like to sing.. I am out of tune...


    Answer by grlygrlz2 at 8:54 PM on Oct. 12, 2010

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