Craving a quiz?
Well, here’s one that’ll cause you to scratch your head in puzzlement before you even begin pondering the answers.
The following is a list of incredibly kooky laws from around the globe. Try guessing the locations that passed the laws, then I’ll reveal the answers at the end of the post.
- In this city, you must smile at all times (except during funerals or hospital visits). If you frown, you may face a fine.
- In this small town in Italy, kissing in a moving vehicle is forbidden.
- Down under, in this city, it’s illegal to vacuum your house from 10 p.m. to 7 a.m. during weekdays and 10 p.m. to 9 a.m. on weekends.
- It is against the law to have a sleeping donkey in your bathtub after 7 p.m. in this U.S. state.
- Don’t host a luau after sunset in this city if you plan on singing loudly (i.e., breaking the law).
- In this Celtic country, if someone knocks on your door and needs to use your toilet, you are legally required to let them enter.
- In this Texas town, it is against the law to make furniture while you are nude.
- In this state, which was one of the original 13 colonies, it’s illegal to tie a dollar bill on a string, place it on the ground, and pull it away when someone tries to pick it up.
- In this Polynesian country, it’s against the law to forget your wife’s birthday.
- Carrying ice cream cones in your pocket is illegal in this southern U.S. state.
- Taking a lion to the cinema is illegal—not in Kenya, but in a city on our own country’s east coast.
- In this country, it’s illegal to name a pig Napoleon.
- In this forested Canadian province, it’s illegal to kill a Sasquatch.
- You must not fish while sitting on a giraffe’s neck in this windy city.
- Milan, Italy
- Eboli, Italy
- Melbourne, Australia
- Honolulu, Hawaii
- Devon, Texas
- Baltimore, Maryland
- British Columbia