Bolivia There is no McDonald’s. They opened there but so few people even showed up to try a McAnything they soon closed.
Canada Baby walkers are banned. Why? Research showed their use caused delayed motor skills.
China Time Travel Content is banned from movies, shows, books and magazines. Also Avatar was banned because of the indigenous people revolting against Imperial Forces. The ban states that Avatar cannot be shown in any 2 D theater and China has no 3 D theaters. Also in Tunisia, China Jasmine is banned. It was the Jasmine Revolution that the Totalitarian Regime repressed taking it to the level of banning anything Jasmine including the plant itself. The word Jasmine is banned and illegal to use in songs, text messages, etc.
Denmark 24,000 government approved baby names exist.Creative names are banned. Any deviation from those approved require a special request. ALSO: Ovaltine, Marmite, Rice Krispies and Vitamin D enriched milk are all banned along with other vitamin enriched foods and drinks as the government believes there is a problem with excessive vitamin consumption.
France Ketchup has been banned from school cafeterias unless served with french fries as the government believed young people were losing touch with traditional cuisine.
Iran Mohawks, mullets, spikes and pony tails are banned as being too European.
Malaysia Yellow clothing is illegal: T-shirts, belts, hats, every clothes item even shoelaces were banned in 2011 as depicting Pro-Democratic demonstrators.
Russia Goth & Emo dress is banned at school, government buildings and most public places.It is labeled as a threat to National security and dangerous to teenagers, encouraging antisocial behavior, depression and suicide.
Saudi Arabia St. Valentine’s Day is banned for being completely against Islamic beliefs. All related things are banned around February 14th including all thing red, flowers and presents and this has created a great black market for the cupid and heart followers.
Singapore In 1992 when the streets , bathrooms and surfaces became so littered with used chewing gum it was banned from sale and use.
Sweden No spanking of children by teachers, parents or others. It is illegal.
U.S.A. Genuine Haggis is banned. Haggis is made from sheep’s heart, liver and lungs. All products containing sheep lungs are banned in the U.S.A.