Thursday, July 02, 2009

They think we are idiots -- and they may be right

Most folks love being ruled by the political class. And being forced to turn on windshield wipers is just another reason to love democracy even more. -- Jim

New Ohio law went into effect today: Headlights must be on when windshield wipers are in use in the rain.

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

add that to this list of silly laws in Ohio!

In Ohio, if you ignore an orator on Decoration day to such an extent as to publicly play croquet or pitch horseshoes within one mile of the speaker’s stand, you can be fined $25.

Women are prohibited from wearing patent leather shoes in public.

It is illegal to fish for whales on Sunday.

It is illegal to get a fish drunk.

The Ohio driver’s education manual states that you must honk the horn whenever you pass another car.

Participating or conducting a duel is prohibited.

Breast feeding is not allowed in public.

It is illegal for more than five women to live in a house.

It is illegal to mistreat anything of great importance.

No one may be arrested on Sunday or on the Fourth of July.

I know there are large lists of these laws out there...I just extracted some Ohio ones....hilarious...

In Denver, CO...It is unlawful to lend your vacuum cleaner to your next-door neighbor.

Steve Scott said...

A-ha-ha-ha! You backwoods hick types in Ohio are sooo far behind us enlightened progressives in California. We already have that law. :-P

"No, your honor, I wasn't texting or talking on my cell phone when I hit that pedestrian. I was distracted by having to turn my headlights on."