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  • Burger King Recalls 'Sacrilegious' Desserts (from 2005)

    09/21/2007 10:53:42 AM PDT · by Jacksonville Patriot · 64 replies · 758+ views
    The Scotsman ^ | September 17, 2005 | John Innes
    Burger King recalls 'sacrilegious' desserts JOHN INNES THE fast-food chain, Burger King, is withdrawing its ice-cream cones after the lid of the dessert offended a Muslim. The man claimed the design resembled the Arabic inscription for Allah, and branded it sacrilegious, threatening a "jihad". The chain is being forced to spend thousands of pounds redesigning the lid with backing from The Muslim Council of Britain. It apologised and said: "The design simply represents a spinning ice-cream cone." The offending lid was spotted in a branch in Park Royal last week by business development manager Rashad Akhtar, 27, of High Wycombe....