Strange Laws Around The World
01- In Alabama, prison guards are forbidden from referring to their spouses as “the old ball ‘n’ chain.”
02- In Los Angeles, it’s illegal for a waiter to tell a customer “I’m really an actor.”
03- In Indiana, it’s against the law to dress “Barbie” in “Ken’s” clothes.
04- In Sedona, Ariz., it’s illegal to lie about your astrological sign.
05- In Texas, it’s illegal to threaten somebody with an UNLOADED gun.
From the largest annual tomato fight in Spain, to Scotland’s “Up Helly-Aa” fire festival, a look at those special days when people around the world go slightly nuts.
Shetland Islands, Scotland: “Up Helly-Aa” Fire Festival. A tribute to the islands’ Viking Past, Up Helly-Aa (“End of the Holy Days”) culminates with the burning of a 32-ft. Replica of a Viking longship.
Some believed pearls to be the tears of the gods. Others thought them dewdrops filled with moonlight that fell into the ocean and were swallowed by oysters.
Jessica Cox, 25, a girl born without arms, stands inside an aircraft. The girl from Tucson, Arizona got the Sport Pilot certificate lately and became the first pilot licensed to fly using only her feet.