• In the UK, all horses, ponies and donkeys must have a horse passport.
  • Brazil prisons offer their prisoners to reduce their sentence for 4 days( up to 48 days/year) for every book they read and write a report on.Upload to Facebook
    Brazil prisons offer their prisoners to reduce their sentence for 4 days( up to 48 days/year) for every book they read and write a report on.
  • Ransom payments made to kidnappers are tax deductible in the U.S.
  • You could face a $150 fine for failing to flush the toilet in Singapore.
  • Taking pictures of other people without permission is illegal in Japan. Though it is legal to take pictures of people in public places in the US.
  • Interracial marriage was banned in South Africa from 1949 to 1985 (36 years) - It was banned in the U.S. from 1691-1967 (276 years).
  • In Thailand, it is illegal to insult or accuse the king in any way. One can even face jail time for insulting a deceased king.
  • In 2013, China passed a law that would make it illegal for you to not visit your parents 'often'.
  • Milan, Italy actually has a law that requires it's citizens to smile at all times. The only exceptions are when you are at a hospital or attending a funeral. Anyone caught not smiling, can be fined $100.
  • It is illegal to wear high heels while visiting any such historical sites in Greece because they are worried the pointy shoes will damage the stone.
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