Turkish TV channel blocks out cross on American singer Selena Gomez’s necklace

Turkish TV channel blocks out cross on American singer Selena Gomez’s necklace
Selena Gomez: Now you see it, now you don't. (Image via Twitter)

[Ed. – At least they did an artful job of airbrushing out the offending symbol. /sarc]

Selena Gomez is a bit underdressed here by Islamic standards, but that was less important for Turkish channel TV8 than the cross she was wearing, to which they reacted as any vampire would.

“And their saying, ‘Indeed, we have killed the Messiah, Jesus, the son of Mary, the messenger of Allah.’ And they did not kill him, nor did they crucify him; but another was made to resemble him to them. And indeed, those who differ over it are in doubt about it. They have no knowledge of it except the following of assumption. And they did not kill him, for certain.” (Qur’an 4:157)

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