Dumb Or Strange Laws in Georgia:
All citizens must own a rake.
If you want to read your favorite book in public to your friends, do it before 2:45 AM.
Selling two beers at once for the same price is not allowed.
Goldfish may not be given away to entice someone to enter a game of bingo.
Persons under the age of 16 may not play pinball after 11:00 PM.
It is illegal for one to make a disturbing sound at a fair.
On Mondays, it is illegal for one to whistle very loud after 11:00 PM.
It is illegal to tie a giraffe to a telephone pole or street lamp.
One man may not be on another man’s back.
At Nickajack Elementary School, all peanut products are banned, even peanut butter and jelly sandwiches.
No one may practice the business of tattooing on Sunday.
It is illegal to carve your initials on a tree, even if it is on your own property.
Cussing over the telephone is against the law.
No one may tease an idiot.
It is illegal to wear a hat in a movie theater.
Crosses may be burned on someone else’s property, so long as you have their permission.
Barber shops may not open on Sundays.
Picnics are prohibited in graveyards.
All Indians must return to their shore of the Chattahoochee River by nightfall.
The fine for waving a gun in public is higher than actually shooting it.
It is illegal for stores to sell corn flakes on Sunday.
Can’t cut off a chicken’s head on Sunday.
It is illegal to carry a chicken by its feet down Broadway on Sunday.
One may not place a dead bird on a neighbor’s lawn.
Rocks may not be thrown at birds.
Persons may not wear hoods in public.
It is illegal to play catch in any city street.
Chicken must be eaten with the hands.
It is illegal to say “Oh, Boy”.
Though it is illegal to spit from a car or bus, citizens may spit from a truck.
It is illegal for a chicken to cross the road.
Erotic dancing is prohibited on Sundays.
The flooring of adult bookstores and video stores must be non-absorbent and smooth textured.
No spitting on the sidewalk is permitted after dark.