Cool Stuff in Paris. By Manning Leonard Krull.

Monday, May 10, 2010

News Flash! France To Permit Women To Wear Pants

"A long-standing law in Paris, France that forbids women to wear trousers, might soon be repealed, the Telegraph UK reports. Ten French ministers submitted a bill to parliament to get rid of the outdated law, which was put into place in 1799. The law was amended several times: once in 1892 to allow women to sport trousers while riding horses and again in 1909 to permit the ladies to wear pants while on bicycles..." (Link)
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