Baby Names That are BANNED Around the World
These 14 names, some bizarre and some fairly ordinary, have been rejected, or even outright banned in countries around the world. 1.
History Lesson: When Numbers Were Banned
You must have heard or read about banned books, films, and even artworks in history. But were you aware of banned numbers? As bizarre as it may sound, there were different points in history where certain numbers were considered so dangerous and even illegal that they were outlawed.
This Artist Recreated the Parthenon Using Banned Books
During the 1930s and 1940s, the Nazis banned and burned many books they considered ‘subversive.’ Namely, books written by authors of Jewish descent and books that represented ideologies opposed to Nazism were banned. Now, some eight decades later, these censored books are honored with a monument.
These Wild Books Have Been Banned by the US Government
These are the books that have made it to the official banned list and have been prohibited by law from being published, due to their content. Here are 15 books that made it to this banned book list. 1.
8 Food Ingredients That Are BANNED Outside of the US
That is despite the fact that these substances have been found harmful and were even banned in other parts of the world. So how can you avoid these unwanted ingredients?
These 10 Foods Are Banned from the US and For Good Reason!
Americans love their food, and they’re able to purchase almost anything imaginable at restaurants, markets, farms, and other stores, but some foods are currently banned.
China Banned Building Any New Skyscrapers, Here’s Why
In April 2020, the Chinese government banned the construction of any buildings exceeding 500 meters (1640 ft) in height. This is a seemingly strange decision, especially given the massive skyscraper building boom observed in the country in the past few decades.
These Photos Are Banned By North Korea For Weird Reasons
Content and image source 20 North Korean Photos Forbidden For Weird Reasons photos, travel, photography, weird, North Korea, amazing places, banned, forbidden We all know that North Korea is probably the world's weirdest country, but the reasons why these photos are forbidden are just ridiculous....
These Hilarious Laws Are Too Weird to Believe Are Real
Gum and Gum-chewing is banned in Singapore. [related_articles] 11. It is illegal to build sandcastles in Eraclea, Italy. 12. Michigan has a law that makes it illegal to chain an alligator to a fire hydrant. 13. Cambodia has laws against using squirt guns or any sort of water weaponry. 14.
Did You Know That These Foods Are ILLEGAL in the US?
That’s why the US Food and Drug Administration chose to ban it. With that being said, you can still buy raw milk in small amounts directly from farms in 21 states. 2.
The 30 Craziest State Laws Are Just Too Funny For Words!
Plastic bags are banned in California. [related_articles] 6. Edible pickles must be able to bounce in Connecticut. 7. It's a crime to keep a couch on your porch in Colorado. 8. It's illegal to sell dog hair in Delaware. 9. It's illegal to place a coin in your ear in Hawaii. 10.
You're Banned! 10 Places No One Can Ever Visit!
Our wonderful planet has so many wonders to explore. However, there are some places that are too protected, too dangerous, or too special to visit. Below you’ll find ten such places! 1. Snake Islan..
The Epidemic That Never Happened and Its Consequences
In an effort to curb its spread, the FDA imposed a ban on blood donations from anyone who has spent more than six months in Britain from 1980 to 1997. This ban is still in place today. Unfortunately, the Covid-19 pandemic caused dire blood shortages.
Now There's a Second Parthenon In the World...
The world-famous Parthenon has been recreated – out of banned books. Marta Minujin, an Argentinean artist, created the replica from over 100,000 books that were or still are banned around the world. The work of art was created as a monument of resistance to political oppression.
March 24th, 2017: Today's World News Headlines
March 24th, 2017: Today's News Headlines • London Attacker’s Identity Revealed • Pope Laughs as 3-Year-Old Steals Cap • Aviation World Adapts to US Electronic Device Ban • Former Russian MP Shot Dead in Kiev • “Cuddlers” Take Care of Premature Babies at Idaho Hospital On This Day In 1989, the Exxon
The World News Headlines Today, April 13th, 2017
The News Today on Thursday 13th April 2017 • Sevilla Sees Spectacular Easter Celebrations • Australian Senator Calls for Easter Egg Boycott • ‘Gangsta Gardener’ Provides Neighbors with Fresh Food • Deal Leads to Evacuations in Syria • Taiwan the First Asian Country to Ban Dog & Cat Meat Quote of the
These 12 Laws Are TOO Bizarre to Be True!
Since 2009, high heels or "anything resembling stilettos" is banned at the Acropolis in Athens, Greece. It turns out that pointy heels caused a lot of damage on the ancient site. 2.
Warning! Some Turmeric Manufacturers Add Lead to the Spice
Lead, a heavy metal, is a known neurotoxin that interferes with brain development, so it’s especially dangerous for children, but it also significantly contributes to brain, endocrine and heart disease in adults, which is why it has been banned from the food supply for decades.
Here's a New Way to Save Money on Your Prescription Drugs
This is because the American government has now effectively banned 'gag order' clauses in contracts between insurance companies and pharmacies.
The Wife's Been Reading Those Naughty Novels Again...
Click here to see more BabaMail original videos She Wants Him to Stay, But He Wants to Go... funny, joke, wife, husband, friends, fishing, permission A wife seems to want to ban her husband from going on his annual fishing trip, but he's not about to give in that easily...
These Foreign Laws Are Simply Too Weird For Words...
Consequently, kissing on platforms was banned and couples had to go to special 'kissing zones' if they wanted to share a moment of tenderness. 3. It is illegal to touch a whale in the UK.
Snake Island: The Most Dangerous Spot on Earth
Humans are banned from visiting it, but you can learn more about the fascinating history of the island in this video.
The Terrible and Unexpected Results of Prohibition
The Terrible and Unexpected Results of Prohibition video, history, culture, baba recommends, alcohol, USA, 1920s, TED-Ed, consequences, prohibition, bad idea, ban Delve into a fascinating chapter in American history with this video, which explains why prohibition failed and shouldn't be attempted ever
These 11 Things Could Get You in a Lot of Trouble Abroad!
In fact, the selling of chewing gum in the country is banned – you can get a hefty fine for trying to import it. Only certain chewing gums, which are allowed for medical purposes, can be found in pharmacies. [related_articles] 2.