Gawker reports on a dogwhistle code passing around the Internet for extremist paraphernalia wishing death upon the president. An out-of-context piece of a sacred text is cited as justification.
If this were a different religion, the individuals responsible would the subject of massive government surveillance and possible prosecution. The Qu’ran would be cited as a blueprint for murder, as Pat Robertson implied earlier this month. Instead, this will be treated as a harmless joke.