*The Asiatic Huns punished convicted male rapists and adulterers with castration. Female adulterers were merely cut in two.
*The T'ang Dynasty Empress Wu Hu passed a special law concerning oral sex. She felt that a woman pleasuring a man represented the supremacy of the male over the female. Therefore, she insisted all visiting male dignitaries show their respect by pleasuring her orally when meeting. The empress would throw open her robe and her guest would kneel before her and kiss her genitals.
*In 100 A.D., the Teutons, an Germanic tribe, would punish anyone caught as a prostitute by suffocating them in excrement.
*The vow of a Roman vestal virgin lasted 30 years. If she engaged in sex before then, she was punished by being buried alive
*In 17th century Spain, it was illegal for anyone other than a woman's husband to see her bare feet. A woman could freely expose her breasts, but feet were considered sexual and had to be covered in the presence of men other than her husband.
*The Romans would crush a first-time rapist's gonads between two stones.
*The early Christian church forbade couples from having sex on Wednesdays, Fridays and of course, Sundays.
*In Pompeii, a special law was directed at prostitutes. They had to dye their hair either blue, red or yellow in order to be able to work.
*While not as extreme as the ancient Israelite punishment for adultery (stoning), Greek men still had their fair share of discomfort when their pubic hair was removed and a large radish was shoved up their rectum.
*In parts of India, a man owing a debt to another could have his wife taken from him until the debt was paid.
*In Persia, if a boy seized a girl, cut off a length of her hair, tore away her veil and threw a sheet over her announcing her as his wife, he was formally engaged.
*Among the natives of Jebel Nyima in Nubia, a male was not eligible to take a bride until he committed murder.
*In the Marche district of medieval France, the bride-to-be had sex with every man she met on the way to the church.
* A Namaqua couple experienced their first married sex while their marriage feast was still going on in full view of all their guests.
Well....isnt it good that we arnt living in those times ???.....maybe ...maybe not
wait till i find present day wweird laws..
This post has been edited by masoomdon: Thu Dec 09, 2010 05:25 AM