Loony laws

Here are some real U.S. laws that are just crazy! And some are still on the books!

In Ottumwa, Iowa, It is unlawful for any male person, within the corporate limits of the (city), to wink at any female person with whom he is unacquainted.

In Los Angeles, you cannot bathe two babies in the same tub at thesame time.

In Zion, Ill., it is illegal for anyone to give lighted cigars todogs, cats, and other domesticated animals kept as pets.

In Carmel, N.Y., a man cant go outside while wearing a jacket andpants that do not match.

In St. Louis, its illegal to sit on the curb of any city streetand drink beer from a bucket.

In Hartford, Conn., you arent allowed to cross a street while walking on your hands.

In Baltimore, its illegal to throw bales of hay from a second-story window within the city limits. Its also illegal to take a lion to the movies.

In Oxford, Ohio, its illegal for a woman to strip off her clothing while standing in front of a mans picture.

In Carrizozo, N.M., its forbidden for a female to appear unshaven in public (includes legs and face).

In Pennsylvania it is illegal to have over 16 women live in a house together because that constitutes a brothel … however up to 120 men can live together, without breaking the law.

In Michigan, a woman isnt allowed to cut her own hair without her husbands permission.

In Pennsylvania, 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, and continue.

In Kentucky, No female shall appear in a bathing suit on any highway within this state unless she be escorted by at least two officers or unless she be armed with a club.

An amendment to the above legislation The provisions of this statute shall not apply to females weighing less than 90 pounds nor exceeding 200 pounds, nor shall it apply to female horses.

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