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talk about government sticking their noses in where it isn't needed!!!!

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It is illegal to serve alcohol to a moose in Fairbanks, Alaska. why does that even need to be a law....who would even try that?

I am a bit of a collector of useless trivia... who has some tidbits for me?

by on May. 12, 2014 at 2:55 AM
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amanda99003
by New Member on May. 12, 2014 at 11:46 AM

In Washington state 6 or more indians off any reservation consitutes a war party and may be shot on sight.

In Westport you may not raise chickens inside the city limits

Also in Westport you may not have a well on your property for potable water

EWJensen
by Member on May. 12, 2014 at 11:57 AM
In Utah it is illegal to hunt whale.
ditsyjo
by Gold Member on May. 13, 2014 at 12:27 AM
As if there are whales there... Though there is a legend that might explain it

Quoting EWJensen: In Utah it is illegal to hunt whale.
GodsGirl03
by New Member on May. 13, 2014 at 12:39 AM

In California you can not have sex with a dead person....

ditsyjo
by Gold Member on May. 13, 2014 at 12:43 AM
Ewwww! That's another one that should go without saying

Quoting GodsGirl03:

In California you can not have sex with a dead person....

csxt99
by on May. 13, 2014 at 12:45 AM

It's illegal to tie a giraffe to a lamp post in Cincinnati, Ohio.

csxt99
by on May. 13, 2014 at 12:47 AM

You all must be very serious about your fishing.  LOL

Quoting jesusismyfriend:

Dumb laws for pa:



It is illegal to have over 16 women live in a house together because that constitutes a brothel.
Motorized vehicles are not to be sold on Sundays.
It it illegal to sleep on top of a refrigerator outdoors.
You may not catch a fish with your hands.
Any motorist driving along a country road at night must stop every mile and send up a rocket signal, wait 10 minutes for the road to be cleared of livestock, andcontinue.
You may not catch a fish by any body part except the mouth.
A special cleaning ordinance bans housewives from hiding dirt and dust under a rug in a dwelling.
Dynamite is not to be used to catch fish.
You may not sing in the bathtub.
Though you do not need a fishing license to fish on your own land, but a hunting license is required to hunt on your own land.
Fireworks stores may not sell fireworks to Pennsylvania residents.
A person is not eligible to become Governor if he/she has participated in a duel.
Any motorist who sights a team of horses coming toward him must pull well off the road, cover his car with a blanket or canvas that blends with the countryside, and let the horses pass.
Ministers are forbidden from performing marriages when either the bride or groom is drunk.
No more than two packages of beer at a time may be purchased, unless you are buying from an official “beer distributor”.
It is contrary to Pennsylvania law to discharge a gun, cannon, revolver or other explosive weapon at a wedding.


sondamom0828
by on May. 13, 2014 at 12:58 AM

California

  • It is a misdemeanor to shoot at any kind of game from a moving vehicle, unless the target is a whale.
  • In Pacific Grove, "molesting" butterflies can result in a $500 fine.
  • It is illegal to set a mousetrap without a hunting license.
  • In Long Beach, it is illegal to curse on a mini-golf course.
  • It is illegal to cry on the witness stand in Los Angeles courts.
sondamom0828
by on May. 13, 2014 at 1:01 AM

Oregon

  • One may not bathe without wearing "suitable clothing," i.e., that which covers one's body from neck to knee.
  • The town of Hood River prohibits the act of juggling without a license.
  • Salem has barred women's wrestling.
  • In Marion, ministers are forbidden from eating garlic or onions before delivering a sermon.
ditsyjo
by Gold Member on May. 13, 2014 at 1:02 AM
Oooohkay! Why?

Quoting csxt99:

It's illegal to tie a giraffe to a lamp post in Cincinnati, Ohio.

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