Turkish Dr. faces Prison for Comparing Pres Erdogan to Gollum of Lord of the Rings

AJ+ | (Video news report) | – –

“Turkish doctor Bilgin Ciftci posted a meme with side-by-side pictures comparing President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey to “Lord of the Rings” character Gollum. Ciftci faces a two-year sentence for “insulting the head of the state” – and trilogy director Peter Jackson lends his expert opinion. ”

AJ+: “Turkish Doctor Faces Jail Time For ‘Lord Of The Rings’ Meme”