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You Can Do These Things In Other Countries, But Not In The U.S.

The United States is a wonderful country that Curiosity is proud to call home. However, there are a few activities that citizens of other countries get to partake in that Americans do not. In the Czech Republic, for example, "magic mushrooms" are mostly decriminalized (much like cannabis in America). In the following video, discover more controversial practices that are allowed in other countries, but not in the U. S. of A.

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Key Facts In This Video

  1. In 2009, Samoa banned the sale of alcohol for three days while its citizens switched from driving on the left to driving on the right. 00:01

  2. Knights may have ridden on the left side of the road in order to more easily draw their sword against oncoming enemies. 00:49

  3. In America, wagon drivers preferred to ride on the leftmost horse so they could control their horses with their right hand. 01:51

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