20 Things You Didn’t Know Were Illegal

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1. It’s illegal to take a bite out of another person’s hamburger in Oklahoma.

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2. It’s illegal to make moonshine.

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3. Thanks to an Act of 1760, it’s illegal to put pretzels in bags in Philadelphia.

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4. Connecticut takes their pickles very seriously. A pickle cannot be legally considered a pickle unless it bounces.

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5. You can get a 25 year prison term if you cut down a cactus in Arizona.

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6. In Georgia, it’s illegal to change clothes on storefront mannequins unless the shades are drawn first.

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7. Mustachioed men cannot kiss women in Eureka, Nevada.

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8. It’s illegal to play dominoes on Sunday in Alabama

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9. You’re not allowed to slurp your soup in Ocean City, New York.

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10. In Detroit, it’s illegal to tie crocodiles to a fire hydrant.

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11. Silly string is banned in Southington, Connecticut.

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12. You can’t cross Minnesota state lines with a duck atop your head.

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13. In Rhode Island, you’re not allowed to bite off another person’s leg.

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14. It’s illegal to tease skunks in Minnesota.

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15. Gorillas aren’t allowed in the back seat of cars in Massachusetts.

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16. In Idaho, you can’t fish while on a camel’s back.

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17. It is illegal to NOT drink milk in Utah.

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18. It’s illegal to get a fish drunk in Ohio.

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19. Whistling underwater is prohibited in West Virginia.

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20. Bear wrestling is prohibited in Alabama.

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