August 21, 1923

On This Date in in 1923 in Kalamazoo, Michigan, passed an ordinance that made it illegal for dancers to gaze into the eyes of their partner. The women of Kalamazoo snickered and said that the law wouldn’t affect anyone anyhow, as men weren’t looking at their eyes anyway.

About Joel Byers

Born in North Georgia and educated at some very fine public institutions. Real education started after graduating from college and then getting married and raising two boys. Has the ability to see the funny and absurd in most things and will always remark on it, even if it means getting the stink-eye from his victims.
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One Response to August 21, 1923

  1. Multi-Eyed Alien says:

    Hey! My eyes are up here… and over here… and here… and down here… and down there… and over there… and back there… and around here… and… pretty much everywhere.

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