'Zero Dark Thirty' inspires Islamophobic tweets: Is the movie anti-Muslim or are people just racist?
But torture isn't the only thing people are criticizing about the movie. To a lesser degree, the film has also been pegged as Islamophobic because, obviously, its antagonists are Muslim and its protagonists are not. One would assume that eleven years after 9/11, Americans would understand the difference between an extremist terrorist organization and an actual religion practiced by decent people. Unfortunately, one only has to log onto Twitter to see that audiences aren't that smart.
The following nauseating tweets were collected by the Tumblr Dapsandhugs. Read at your own risk.