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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
Replies (21-30):
ditsyjo
by Gold Member on May. 13, 2014 at 1:03 AM
Worried about the ministers breath I guess?

Quoting sondamom0828:

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.
sondamom0828
by on May. 13, 2014 at 1:04 AM

Vermont

  • Women must obtain written permission from their husbands to wear false teeth.
  • It is illegal to deny the existence of God.
  • It is illegal to whistle underwater.
csxt99
by on May. 13, 2014 at 1:04 AM

I have no idea. I live in Ohio, but not in Cincinnati, and this law always amused me.

Quoting ditsyjo: Oooohkay! Why?
Quoting csxt99:

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


sondamom0828
by on May. 13, 2014 at 1:05 AM

LOL...must be. 

Quoting ditsyjo: Worried about the ministers breath I guess?
Quoting sondamom0828:

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 1:06 AM
That's a good one

Quoting sondamom0828:

LOL...must be. 


Quoting ditsyjo: Worried about the ministers breath I guess?
Quoting sondamom0828:

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 1:10 AM
Yeah it is an odd one

Quoting csxt99:

I have no idea. I live in Ohio, but not in Cincinnati, and this law always amused me.

Quoting ditsyjo: Oooohkay! Why?

Quoting csxt99:

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

ditsyjo
by Gold Member on May. 13, 2014 at 1:11 AM
How do you whistle underwater I wonder

Quoting sondamom0828:

Vermont



  • Women must obtain written permission from their husbands to wear false teeth.
  • It is illegal to deny the existence of God.
  • It is illegal to whistle underwater.
2punks1princess
by Member on May. 13, 2014 at 1:26 AM
Dumb Laws in Tennessee

Students may not hold hands while at school.

It is a crime to share your Netflix password

Giving and receiving oral sex is still prohibited by law.

Stealing a horse is punishible by hanging.

No Christian parent may require their children to pick up trash from the highway on Easter day.

It is legal to gather and consume roadkill.

You can’t shoot any game other than whales from a moving automobile.

Hollow logs may not be sold.

More than 8 women may not live in the same house because that would constitute a brothel.

It is illegal to use a lasso to catch a fish.
“Crimes against nature” are prohibited.

Ministers are to be dedicated to God and therefore are not eligible to hold a seat in either House of the Legislature.

Interracial marriages are illegal.

It is illegal to dare a child to purchase a beer.

It is illegal to place tacks on a highway.

Skunks may not be carried into the state.

The definition of “dumb animal” includes every living creature.
ljmom24
by Member on May. 13, 2014 at 6:11 AM
Snoring is prohibited unless windows and doors are closed and locked (darn could have gotten dh arrested last night)

Children may smoke but cannot purchase cigarettes

No gorillas are allowed in the back seat of a car

You cannot bring a lion to a movie

Woman cannot be on top during sex

Men must carry their riffle to church on Sunday

Tomatoes cannot be used to make claim chowder
EWJensen
by Member on May. 13, 2014 at 12:24 PM
Ya I know right. I have never heard the legend.

Quoting ditsyjo: 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.
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