Fines Brought To You By The Letter Q

"DIYARBAKIR, Turkey (Reuters) – A Turkish court fined 20 people for using the letters Q and W on placards at a Kurdish new year celebration, under a law banning characters not used in the Turkish alphabet, rights campaigners said Tuesday…" Yeah, I know, it's too weird for words. Who bans letters? It's like… I don't know, I'm not sure how to describe it… it's bizzare.