These Strange Items Are Banned All Over The World. I Had NO Idea.

If you have any plans to travel abroad, you should know that certain countries have the strangest things banned. (And if you happen to be Brad Pitt, don”t bother traveling at all.) While these nations probably have their reasons for banning the things in the list below, some of them are really hard to understand as an outsider.

Creating laws to ban unsafe items and violent behavior in order to protect people makes sense. It”s hard to understand why some countries would even bother drafting legislation to ban some of the others…

1. Gaming Consoles

Gaming Consoles

2. Congress


3. Holiday Advertising

Holiday Advertising

4. The Grapes of Wrath

The Grapes of Wrath

5. Movie Theaters

Movie Theaters

6. Advertisements


7. Indoor Tanning

Indoor Tanning

8. Mullets


9. Megan Fox

Megan Fox

10. Menthol Cigarettes

Menthol Cigarettes

11. “Heil Hitler” Salute

12. Tank Wheelchairs

Tank Wheelchairs

13. Pornography


14. Avatar


15. Alcohol on Public Transportation

Alcohol on Public Transportation

16. Broadscarves


17. Westboro Baptist Church

Westboro Baptist Church

18. Carbon Monoxide in Meat

Carbon Monoxide in Meat

19. Church of Scientology

Church of Scientology

20. Religious Texts

Religious Texts

21. Reincarnation


22. Working as a Woman

Working as a Woman

23. Brad Pitt

Brad Pitt

24. Cycling Positions

Cycling Positions

25. Brad Pitt (Again)

Brad Pitt (Again)

(via Full Punch)

I never thought I”d be so glad I”m not Brad Pitt.