Fun Facts: Blue Laws of the USA - Part 2
A Few More of Our 50 States
- It is illegal to sleep on top of a refrigerator outdoors.
- A special cleaning ordinance bans housewives from hiding dirt and dust under a rug in a dwelling.
- You may not sing in the bathtub.
- You may not catch a fish with your hands.
- You may not catch a fish by any body part except the mouth.
- Performing a U-turn within 1,000 feet of an intersection is illegal.
- Horses may not be kept in bathtubs.
- It is a capital offense to inadvertently kill someone while attempting suicide.
- No horses are allowed into Fountain Inn unless they are wearing pants.
- It is illegal to lie down and fall asleep in a cheese factory.
- Movies that show police officers being struck, beaten, or treated in an offensive manner are forbidden.
- At one time it was illegal to tie a giraffe to a telephone pole.
- All residents shall bathe every Saturday night.
- There is a state law prohibiting “corrupt practices of bribery by any person other than candidates.
- You may not engage in business on Sundays, with the exception of almost every industry.
- Children are not to go trick-or-treating on Halloween.
- It is illegal to tickle women.
- Spitting on a sea gull is not tolerated.
- It is legal for a male to have sex with an animal as long as it does not exceed 40 lbs.
- Roadkill may be taken home for supper.
- Whistling underwater is prohibited.
- Using a firearm to fish is strictly forbidden.
- You may not take a picture of a rabbit from January to April without an official permit.
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