CNN Islam expert says Quran is mistranslated; it’s 72 RAISINS not 72 virgins – social media explodes

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“72 raisins? Well that would suck.”

During CNN’s prime-time special ‘Why They Hate Us’ hosted by Fareed Zakaria, the infamous Muslim advocate says that there’s a big misinterpretation in the Quran when jihadists site that they will receive “72 virgins” when they die.

Zakaria says the Quran’s word for “virgins” actually means “raisins,” and therefore jihadists are actually only blowing themselves up for “72 raisins.”

It wasn’t long before social media had an absolute field day with CNN’s assertion.

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