DUMB LAWS ~ Alabama  

cajunpet 70M
828 posts
10/14/2005 8:00 am

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DUMB LAWS ~ Alabama

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~~~~~~~~~~~~ DUMB LAWS ~ Alabama ~~~~~~~~~~~~

• Anniston: You may not wear blue jeans down Noble Street.
• Bear wrestling matches are prohibited.
• Boogers may not be flicked into the wind.
• Children of incestuous couples are deemed legitimate.
• Dominoes may not be played on Sunday.
• Hunting is not allowed on Sunday.
• Incestuous marriages are legal.
• It is illegal for a driver to be blindfolded while operating a vehicle.
• It is illegal to impersonate a person of the clergy.
• It is illegal to maim oneself to escape duty.
• It is illegal to stab yourself to gain someone's pity.
• It is illegal to wear a fake moustache that causes laughter in church.
• It is legal to drive the wrong way down a one-way street if you have a lantern attached to the front of your automobile.
• It is unlawful to wear women's pumps with sharp, high heels.
• It's against the law for a man to seduce "a chaste woman by means of temptation, deception, arts, flattery or a promise of marriage."
• Jasper: It is illegal for a husband to beat his wife with a stick larger in diameter than his thumb.
• Masks may not be worn in public
• Men may not spit in front of the opposite sex.
• Mobile: It is unlawful to howl at ladies inside the city limits.
• Montgomery: It is considered an offense to open an umbrella on a street, for fear of it spooking horses.
• No persons may sell "blow-out nuts".
• Peanuts are not allowed to be sold in Lee County, Alabama after sunset on Wednesdays.
• Pool halls may not be operated between 11:30 PM and 6 AM.
• Putting salt on a railroad track may be punishable by death.
• Slavery is still legal in Decatur, Alabama.
• Women are able to retain all property they owned prior to marriage in the case of divorce. However, this provision does not apply to men.
• You cannot chain your alligator to a fire hydrant.
• You may not drive barefooted.
• You may not have an ice cream cone in your back pocket at any time.
• You must have windshield wipers on your car.

Do you know any dumb laws?


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MissAnnThrope 56F
11488 posts
10/14/2005 8:44 am

Here in NJ, it's illegal to slurp your soup in a restaurant. There are times I wish they'd inforce that law.

keithcancook 60M
17859 posts
10/14/2005 10:35 am

That's politics for ya...

Good one cajunpet!

caressmewell 53F

10/14/2005 10:53 am

These are dumber than ones we have in Georgia!

cajunpet 70M
1185 posts
10/14/2005 2:18 pm

Hi caressmewell,

I am working my way down the list of all states.

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MsLoveRose 33F  
2432 posts
10/14/2005 10:09 pm

oh thats too funny!!! some i havent even heard of!!!

i found a couple

in norway: Licenses must be bought in order to own television sets, and even VCRs.

and one of the funniest i have found in michigan...was from harper woods....It is illegal to paint sparrows to sell them as parakeets. now why would someone do such a thing!!!

live more, laugh often, love much

cajunpet 70M
1185 posts
10/14/2005 11:06 pm

Welcome sunrisegirl, Thanks for visiting my blogs and sharing.

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cajunpet 70M
1185 posts
10/16/2005 11:30 pm

You Welcome hbgirl2! Thanks for your few crazy California laws.

I will be doing all of the states and some international ones.

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