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Some Christians are freaking out over this photo of Joel Osteen

Osteen and his wife Victoria were attending their son’s graduation from the University of Texas this weekend, when he posted a photo…

As a Catholic school 5th grader in the heavy metal days of 1985, I was given a stern warning for flashing the “Hang Loose” hand signal, which according to my principal was a bit too reminiscent of the universally known sieg heil to Satan. This past weekend, megachurch pastor Joel Osteen found himself in a similar predicament for flashing the real deal, thanks to some of his occult-wary fans on Twitter.

As reported by The Christian Post, Osteen and his wife Victoria were attending their son’s graduation from the University of Texas this weekend, when he posted a photo of himself and his son taking part in the time-honored tradition of flashing the “Hook’em Horns” hand sign.

Among the generally good-natured and congratulatory comments, some worried the presence of a potentially devilish signal could send the wrong message.

Victoria Osteen only fanned the flames by posting a photo of herself and her son flashing the horns. Some demanded to know if hailing Satan was a family affair:


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