Toy F-16 Jet Emits The Sounds Of...A Muslim Call To Prayer?

When a Whatcom County, Washington child opened his present this Christmas, he was delighted to discover a toy F-16 fighter jet that scooted around the floor while flashing colorful lights. But his uncle was bewildered when instead of making the promised jet engine sounds, the noises emitting from the toy were quite distinctly...a Muslim call to prayer.


According to KING 5, the president of a local Islamic society confirmed that it was a Mecca pilgrimage prayer and said it's inclusion in an F-16 toy was "very, very wrong."

While most purchasers of the popular toy have not reported any problem, some reviewers on Amazon have claimed the same issue. The toy company blames its Chinese manufacturer for mistakenly putting the wrong sound effects in some of its products.

The child's uncle, Bjorn Thorpe, is hoping for a refund.

Thorpe commented, "It's kind of not the right situation to have that on a children's toy."

‘Price is Right’ Contestant Does the Unthinkable, Notching a Place in History
Family Upset After Daughter Receives Inappropriate Award at School
Mother Who Attended Every Class With Paraplegic Son Gets Surprise Of A Lifetime At Graduation
Teen Banned from Graduation at Christian High School Due to Her ‘Immoral’ Choices
Top-selling Baby Brand Recalls Over 25,000 Car Seats for Failing ‘Crash Safety Test’
Dancing with the Stars Season 24 Winner
High School Takes Back Yearbooks After Student Uses ‘racist, hurtful’ Trump Quote
Before Tad Took Elizabeth He Left This Strange Note For His Wife, Police Reveal
Texas Ready to Send Huge Message on Transgender Bathrooms
Ivanka Trump’s Son Hits a Big Milestone, and She Caught it All on Video!