Controversial sketch of Prophet Muhammad found in Washington Heights.
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I'm sure most of you remember the Danish Muhammad cartoon kerfuffle from 2005. More recently, over 100,000 people have signed an online petition to force Wikipedia to take down an apparently offensive image of the founder of Islam. The site has steadfastly refused. Not to further incite controversy, but at right is a drawing I found on a NYC Auxiliary Police Program placard hanging outside an A train subway station elevator in the Heights. Blasphemers! (But hey, at least he's smiling.) What's my religious affiliation, you ask? Well, much like Satan, I Hate Church. previously in Washington Heights: the Dead Horseshoe Crab of 185th St.; the windshield Snow Penises of March 2007; and the Grand Ba Ba, "the ascended master of cleaning avatars."