Here’s the point: punishments during the medieval times may seem totally crazy, but when put in perspective, they do make a bit of sense.
For another, laws controlled everything from moral behavior to clothing and death.
But even in that context, some bizarre laws stand out for their utter ridiculousness. Have you ever been arrested for stealing a whale? What?!
Most of these laws, thankfully, don’t exist any longer so here is the list for your enjoyment!