10 Outrageous Laws: Beat Them!
Laws are made to keep societies in order. There are various reasons why a certain law was developed and implemented but there are some laws that seem absurd or useless. Below are some of the laws that can surely get your attention because these sound foolish and crazy.
If we take a look at the history of mankind, we will notice that people develop as well as implement laws to keep their everyday lives more peaceful as well as easier. When a person failed to follow the laws, the individual will face charges and penalties, which can range from fines to life sentence or in some countries, death penalty. Below are some of the laws that can surely get your attention because these sound foolish and crazy.
10. Drinking with Your Pet!
Drinking alcohol beverages is very common in social gatherings. It is also an effective way of relaxing and interacting with other people. However, do you know that in Ohio, people are prohibited to drink with a fish because if they get the species drunk, they will surely be punished. Many people questioned the logic to this law. They usually asked if there was ever a person who had gotten a fish drunk.
A resembling foolish law in the state of Connecticut states that before a pickle be declared a pickle, it should bounce. If the pickle did not bounced, then it will not be recognized as a pickle.
9. Enjoying Oneself
Some cultures do not allow men to masturbate. This is because there are religions, which believe that masturbation is a form of sin. In this regard, if you like to enjoy by touching yourself, then it is best that you avoid visiting countries that has this law such as Indonesia because one of the punishments that you can experience is losing your head.
A similar ridiculous law implemented in San Salvador, El Salvador is punishing drunk drivers with death by firing squad.
8. Beating Your Wife
Many areas in the world have laws regarding domestic violence. However, if you are a resident in Arkansas, beating your wife can be acceptable if you do it once a month. So if you cannot stop yourself from beating your wife, then it is best to schedule when you will hit your partner.
A similar ridiculous law is implemented in Vermont. The law states that a wife can wear false teeth if her husband allows her.
7. Shaving is a Yes