Your guide to finding outrageous city ordinances and silly state statutes
Where every state -- including this one -- has loony laws on the books
The original Jack Daniels distillery is in Lynchburg, but you can't buy whiskey there. It's a dry county.
It is illegal to use a lasso to catch a fish.
In Dyersburg, it is illegal for a woman to call a man for a date.
In Bristol it is illegal for a woman to stop in the street to adjust, straighten or pull up her stockings.
In Memphis it is illegal for a woman to drive a car unless there is a man either running or walking in front of it waving a red flag to warn approaching motorists and pedestrians.
In Tennessee it is illegal to shoot any game other than whales from a moving automobile.