You may have heard all the hype about the new law passed in Los Angeles where you aren't allowed to throw a football or Frisbee on the beach. While that may be the most ridiculous law you're hearing about right now, there are tons of ridiculous laws all over the place that put this one to shame. Some of the worst offenders being in our own great state of Texas.

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    Houston

    It is illegal to purchase beer after midnight on Sunday, but it can be purchased on Monday.

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    Mesquite

    It is illegal for children to have unusual haircuts.

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    San Antonio

    It is illegal for both sexes to flirt or respond to flirtation using the eyes and/or hands.

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    Clarendon

    It is illegal to dust any public building with a feather duster.

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    Port Arthur

    No obnoxious odors are allowed to be emitted in an elevator.

    billadler, Flickr
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    LeFors

    In LeFors, it is illegal to swallow more than three gulps of beer while standing.

    twatson, Flickr
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    Galveston

    One needs permission from the director of parks and recreation before getting drunk in any city park.

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