Muhammad on Wikipedia

The Wikipedia entry on Muhammad contains a 15th century illustration of the Muslim prophet preaching the Quran.

But iconography like this is forbidden in Islam, which has inspired a petition to remove the image currently signed by more than 108,000 people.

(via Valleywag)

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