Top 10 Dumbest Laws in the World


We need laws to ensure order within society, yet some of the laws on the following list are downright ridiculous. For some reason, the people who made these laws though they were doing society a service at that particular time in history. Over the years, however, some of these laws lost their original context, thus becoming quite bizarre in today’s world. Let us then take a look at 10 of the dumbest laws in the world to get a better understanding of what we should and what we definitely should not be doing in certain parts of the world.


For a city that allows women to walk topless on condition they are not promoting any business, it seems weird that the state of New York does not allow public flirting. In the city, flirting is deemed a misdemeanor and one can be fined for flirting up to a few thousand dollars.