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Here Are 50 of the Dumbest Laws in Every State

Reader's Digest Logo By Reader's Digest Editors of Reader's Digest | Slide 1 of 50: <p>If you're a stodgy school principal from a 1980s film, consider moving to Mobile, Alabama: Stink bombs, 'funk balls,' and any object '<a href='https://www.municode.com/library/al/mobile/codes/code_of_ordinances?nodeId=CICO_CH39OFMIPR_ARTIIIOFAGPUSAREPR_DIV1GE_S39-81STFUBA'>the purpose of which is to create disagreeable odors</a>' are strictly illegal there. Also illegal: 'spray string,' confetti, and bathing in public fountains. (Think you're innocent? You're probably breaking <a href='http://www.rd.com/advice/relationships/13-surprising-marriage-laws-you-might-be-breaking-right-now/1/'>one of these real marriage laws</a> right now.)</p>

Alabama: No stink bombs or confetti

If you're a stodgy school principal from a 1980s film, consider moving to Mobile, Alabama: Stink bombs, 'funk balls,' and any object 'the purpose of which is to create disagreeable odors' are strictly illegal there. Also illegal: 'spray string,' confetti, and bathing in public fountains. (Think you're innocent? You're probably breaking one of these real marriage laws right now.)

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