Mispronouncing is a misdemeanor in Joliet. Mar 18, 2016 1 Facebook Twitter Email Print Save Town fathers in Joliet, reflecting the pet peeve of hearing their town's name mispronounced 'Jolly-ETTE' when all local folk know it’s pronounced 'Joe-lee-ETTE', made pronouncing it Jolly-ette a misdemeanor, punishable by a $5 fine. Tags Slideshow Gallery Weird Laws Fun As featured on +24 The 24 weirdest laws in Illinois Illinois has some absurd state and city laws still on the books. Here are a few of the funni… Facebook Twitter Email Print Save × Post a comment as Emoticons [smile] [beam] [wink] [sad] [cool] [innocent] [rolleyes] [whistling] [lol] [huh] [tongue] [love] [sleeping] [yawn] [unsure] [angry] [blink] [crying] [ohmy] [scared] [sleep] [sneaky] [tongue_smile] [thumbdown] [thumbup] [censored] [happybirthday] [ban] [spam] [offtopic] [batman] [ninja] [pirate] [alien] Comment Text Cancel Post comment × Report Cancel Report Abuse × Watch this discussion. Stop watching this discussion. Watch this discussion Get an email notification whenever someone contributes to the discussion Notifications from this discussion will be disabled. Cancel Start watching Stop watching (1) comment Jonellbybee Oct 20, 2016 2:31am Oh that's a weird law, and I am really confused as well. Now I will just get the essay services I require for completing my research papers as soon as possible. Report Add Reply Welcome to the discussion. Log In Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK. Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything. Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person. Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts. Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article. Post a comment Watch this discussion. Stop watching this discussion. Most Popular Ex-Cheona man's remains found in Missouri; case ruled a homicide ARDC: Bloomington lawyer used trust fund money to pay settlement DeWitt County deputies remove dog from home after video surfaces Donald L. Eiker Dinner theater wins lawsuit vs. insurance company promotion Find out What's On with the August 11 edition of our TV & entertainment guide! John Stamos is the host of the yearly WE Day special, which ABC presents Friday. promotion Keep up with your favorite comics Read the latest editions of your favorite comics any time on our comics page!