SAY WHAT? The USA’s strangest laws!

Summer in the UK means unpredictable weather, BBQ’s ruined by wasps and the odd holiday abroad. Well, here at Gala we want to add some sizzle to your summer, so we’re headed across the pond to the USA! Yes, this August Gala Bingo has the biggest jackpots in bingoland – all with a holiday destination […]

Summer in the UK means unpredictable weather, BBQ’s ruined by wasps and the odd holiday abroad. Well, here at Gala we want to add some sizzle to your summer, so we’re headed across the pond to the USA! Yes, this August Gala Bingo has the biggest jackpots in bingoland – all with a holiday destination theme.

There’s an absolutely MASSIVE 35k up for grabs this weekend from 8-10pm on both Friday and Saturday nights – and all the games are based on a USA theme.

To celebrate, we’ve collected some of the USA’s weirdest laws from past and present, that will have you saying ‘Whaaaaaaat?!’ Check them out below, and for more details on your chance to win a share of 35k, click here.

  • In Alabama, it is illegal to wear a fake moustache that causes laughter in Church.
  • In Glendale, Arizona, it’s illegal to drive a car in reverse.
  • It is forbidden to eat an orange while sitting in a bathtub in California!
  • Do you live in Denver, Colarado? Well, don’t a neighbour your hoover – it’s against the law!
  • In Denver, Connecticut it is illegal to walk backwards after sunset.
  • There is a law in Georgia forbidding it’s citizens to tie a giraffe to a telegraph pole. We wonder if there are a lot of giraffes in Georgia?!
  • In Hawaii, Twins are not allowed to work for the same country.
  • North Carolina law states that a game of Bingo cannot last longer than 5 hours!
  • In Massachusetts snoring is illegal unless all bedroom windows are securely shut and locked (watch out men!)
  • There is a law in Kentucky forbidding the wearing of an alligator costume.