Lego model of Jabba The Hutt's palace resembles a mosque, group says

worldnews.nbcnews.com Published: April 1, 2013
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From NBC News: MUNICH – Danish toy maker Lego is to stop selling a model of the “palace” of slug-like Star Wars character Jabba The Hutt after complaints that it resembles a revered mosque, according to a group that raised the grievance.



Birol Kilic, chairman of the Turkish Cultural Association of Austria, said Monday the play set modeled on the obese alien’s fictional home was culturally insensitive.

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